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Are you thinking of Employing a Children’s or Youth Worker?

This is a tremendous opportunity for any parish or group of churches to take on but it can feel quite daunting to begin with. We hope to provide some guidelines and resources on this page for those thinking about this.

Employing a Parish Youth Worker – 33 page guide

Produced by the Diocese of St. Albans. There is lots of useful information, including considerations in employing a youth minister, contracts, rights and responsibilities, right through to induction and loads more!

Just Employment – 152 page guide to employment

152 page guide to employing staff in faith based projects.
Produced by Church Urban Fund in collaboration with CLaM (Dioceses of Chester Liverpool and Manchester)

Management structure for Employing a Children’s Worker

Produced by the Diocese of Salisbury, a one page diagram to see how a management structure can be set up to support the ministry of an employed children’s or youth worker.

Do you know how much it costs to Employ a Children’s worker?

Information from Salisbury Diocese on money involved when employing a worker.

How to recruit and keep volunteers

7 pointers in your quest to find and keep volunteers.

Volunteering in Parishes

VIP – Volunteering in Parishes was established in 2007 to promote best practice in enabling effective participation in mission and ministry. The workshops and published resources are led and written by Barbara Wallace.

Barnabas Story Tellers needed

You may be familiar with our freelance Barnabas team and the Barnabas RE Days that they take in schools. This link to our website will give more information We are looking to recruit additional people to our team and so I wonder if you would be able to forward this information to any that [...]