District Policies

Guidance relating to Circuit Lay Employee Posts

In the light of the increasing diversity of ministry required in our Circuits and the fact that this will undoubtedly involve an increase in the number of lay employee posts being created, the Lay Employment Sub-Committee suggest that the questions and guidance offered in this document should be considered ahead of any lay employee post being created.


Privacy Policy

The full Managing Trustees’ Privacy Notice can be found here. It can be downloaded to print out and display on church and circuit notice boards.


Sheffield District Mission Policy

Developing a positive culture for discipleship through learning, changing and joining in.
You can view the full policy here, and also download a printable version to share.


Policy for the Continuing Development of Active Ministers

Districts were asked to establish a process for identifying and meeting the  learning and development needs of its active ministers. This policy establishes the Sheffield Methodist District’s processes, procedures and guiding principles for ensuring the continuing development of all its active ministers.