Information

Continuing Development In Ministry (CDiM)
Ministers wishing to make a claim from the CDiM fund will need a copy of the Claim Form available on the CDiM page.

District Training Fund
If you are applying for a grant from the District Training Fund, you'll need a copy of theDistrict Training Fund Application Form.

Ecumenical Guidelines for Synods
Please click here for a copy of the paper 'Guidelines for use of the Synods in designating single congregation local ecumenical partnerships'.

Resources for Group Study
Please click here for information about two books for, or usable by, small groups.

Circuit Safeguarding Policy
Please click here for a model policy.

Local Church Safeguarding Policy
Please click here for a model policy.

Other Safeguarding Documentation
Annual Review of a Covenant of Care Agreement
Annual Review Form for Circuits
Blemished Disclosure to Churches Agency for Safeguarding
Camera and Photography Model Policy
Church Lone Worker Policy Template
Church Working at Height Policy Template
Recording Form for Safeguarding Concerns
Recording Form Advice re Completion
Safeguarding Records: Joint Practice Guidance for the Church of England and the Methodist Church
Safer Recruitment Policy and Practice Guidance for the Church of England and the Methodist Church
Social Media Model Policy

Asbestos Training
Information to provide Church property stewards and other interested parties with detailed information about the introduction of a new duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises into the: Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002. Click here for the document in Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Matters of Grave Concern
A brief PDF document to assist in the management of graveyards and burial grounds.