Employment Resources


Download the Episcopal Church in Minnesota Employee Handbook created by the Personnel Committee for the Missioners of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota. This document is provided to faith communities as an example and a guide. The provisions in this handbook are in no way binding on individual faith communities in Minnesota.

Compensation and Benefits Guidelines for Clergy and Lay Employees
Health Benefits
Mutual Ministry Review (MMR) Template
New 2017: Letter of Agreement Template for Full-Time Priests
Transitional Priest Letter of Agreement Template
Covenant for Diaconal Ministry
2016 Federal Reporting Requirements for Episcopal Churches

Contact Karen Olson, karen.o@episcopalmn.org, 612-870-3312, for more information.

Lay Employment Resources:

Background Check Consent
Employee Emergency Information
Form W-4
Form W-4 MN
Form I-9
Health Benefits Waiver
Episcopal Church Medical Trust 2016 Group Enrollment Form
Retirement Plan Employee Application for Membership Instructions

Clergy Employment Resources:

New Assignment Notice
Form W-4
Form W-4 MN
Form I-9
Episcopal Church Medical Trust 2016 Group Enrollment Form

Human Resources Samples and Forms:

Sample Job Descriptions (contains sample job descriptions for various types of positions)
New Hire Paperwork (coming soon!)
Termination Checklist (coming soon!)
Employee Handbook (coming soon!)
Sample Interview Questions (coming soon!)

Other Resources:

100 Ways to use an Employee Assistance Program
Church Pension Group Wellness Center