Board Application

 

FYI – Qualifications for Board Trustees

Standard bylaws state a candidate must

●     Be an Active Member of the ministry.

●     Desires to serve on the board

●     Endeavor to live in accordance with the Jesus Christ principles of Love and Truth as taught by Unity.

●     Further the work of the ministry through active personal interest, love and support.

●     Is a sincere and continuing student of Unity and conversant with its teachings.

●     Has, or is demonstrating leadership capabilities.

 

Other Considerations:

●     Active volunteer on a team

●     Consistent attendance for Sunday services, classes, and special events

●     Has demonstrated regular, identifiable financial support

●     Length of time as a member

●     Curious and interested in learning

●     Has control over one’s own time and can plan in advance.

●     Business background – experience – organizational skills – professional specialty

●     Availability to check and respond to email communication daily and must have capability to open attachments in various forms (PDF file, word, video).

●     Is willing to have a “Background Check” conducted.

Projected Time Commitments

3-year terms (2 maximum)
A minimum of 10 monthly board meetings per year
Attendance at any special Board meetings
1 Annual Weekend Training Retreat
1 Annual Meeting after church in May
3 Quarterly Congregational Meetings after church throughout the year
Board presence at all major event/projects of the church
General availability for Board tasks and committee service (as needed)
(this year, most Board members give an average of 8 hours per month to board service)

Click here to download a word document of the questions. Please type your responses in the body of the document. When complete, “save” it then email it, plus a copy of your resume to us. Please note: If you are unable to download the word document, please send us a request by email and we will send you a copy.

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