Permission to Hire Associate Level Staff

160.1.  All local paid or unpaid associates who provide specialized ministry within the context of the local church and enter into a relationship of vocational ministry within the church, including directors or childcare/schools (birth through secondary), shall be elected by the church board, having been nominated by the pastor.  All nominations must have prior approval in writing by the district superintendent, who shall respond within 15 days after receipt of the request.

Please complete the 2017-2018 Associate Initial/Renewal of Employment Form.  You will receive a confirmation Email after submission.  If the District Superintendent has any questions, we will contact you for further information.