Search & Call – Phase 3

The “Search & Call” Phase specifies responsibilities that relate specifically to the interviewing, recommendation, and selection of a pastor.

This phase includes:

  1. Call Committee Orientation
  2. Interview Readiness
  3. Interviews with Candidates
  4. Recommendation to the Congregational Council
  5. Compensation Package Negotiation
  6. A Meet and Greet with the Parish
  7. Special Congregational Meeting search
  8. Farewell to Interim/Transitional Pastor(s)

Financial Statement – Certification of the Completion of All Financial Obligations

Parochial Records Statement Signature Page

Checklist for Departing Pastor

Covenant of Separation Template

Exit Interview Outline