Part-time Ministry Report
Since its inception in May 2018, the Association of United Church Clergy (aUCC) has heard a range of concerns that continue to grow in number and scope regarding part-time ministry. We have now completed a report looking into the trials and possibilities associated with this ever-increasing trend.
54% of all vacancies are part-time resulting in increasing concern for clergy about their employment and financial security
Offering alternative models to the "Sunday-by-Sunday" model may widen conversations and possibilities as CoF consider part-time
Revisioning of part-time ministry could mean something other than “full time ministry lite.”
The full report can be downloaded here.
We offer this report for wider distribution to all levels of the church. If you serve or supervise a community of faith in part-time ministry, or are part of one that is considering it, take a look at this report for recommendations, warnings, suggestions and possibilities.