What is an EEO-1 Form?

Diversity Report Required: Do you know the ethnic makeup of your employees?  By law, you might be required to track this information.  September 30th is the deadline for filing the EEO-1 form for companies with 100 or more employees.  The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) uses this information to track diversity stats for your business. Steps …

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Does our church need a staff policy manual?

Should our church have a staff policy manual? Any church with more than one or two paid staff should have a Church Staff Handbook, explaining church policies, employee benefits, your vision for ministry, and your ethical standards (especially for your pastoral staff).  How do we get a church policy manual?  You have three options for designing a …

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How can a church HR consultant help?

How can an HR consultant help your church?  There are many areas where a consultant can be of help : 1. Hiring and Firing 2. Employee Policies 3. Employee Relations Hiring and Firing help:  An HR consultant can help your church with developing interviewing and hiring forms, training supervisors on hiring and firing skills, and creating …

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What policies should be in a church employee handbook?

Fairness in ministry and employment.  A church employee handbook sets your church policies and procedures in writing.   With a well designed church employee handbook, your HR policies will be clear and consistent, you will lower the chance of minsunderstanding or frustration among staff, you will offer protection to the ministry, and you will equip your …

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