Clergy Terms of Service
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Clergy are not employed; they are Office Holders. They hold their office under Common Tenure, with a Role Description and Statement of Particulars (which, as it were, are the equivalent of a job description).
The Diocese has produced a Clergy Terms of Service handbook.
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503kb 23 Apr 2014
Expectations of Clergy
The Bishop of Carlisle, in 2006 when Bishop of Penrith, wrote a handbook for clergy called "Rights and Responsibilities"; though some of the (eg legal) detail is now out of date, it still contains useful information and guidelines.