Scott joined the church of St Clair and Erskine Park as its Rector in May 2013 and is married to Debby. They have two adult children. Scott worked for ten years in the the area of addictions counselling and community development before training at Moore Theological College in 1990. Scott has worked as an assistant minister at St Michael's Wollongong (1990-93) and St Augustine's Bulli (1996-98) before becoming the rector of St John's Keiraville (1998-2003). After this he spent three years at Christ Church St Ives as the senior associate (2003-2007) before taking up the post of Anglican Chaplain at Macquarie University/Senior Minister of Trinity Chapel Macquarie and Chaplain to Robert Menzies College (2007-2012). Scott also lectured in Old Testament at the School of Christian Studies (2008-2012). Debby is a psychologist who works at St Andrew's Cathedral School in Sydney's CBD.