Curate - Initial Ministerial Development (IMD) Phase 2


Initial Ministerial Development (IMD) Phase 2

Following ordination, ministers undergo three further years of training (one year as deacon, two as priest).

Much of this training is 'on the job' learning, within the framework of a Working and Learning Agreement under the supervision of their incumbent, gaining experience of the workings of a parish/chaplaincy.

They also attend a programme of training days provided by the diocese through the Ministry team. These events build on their pre-ordination training and include a wide variety of subjects related to the House of Bishops 'Learning Outcomes' and locally agreed training agendas.

Each year there is a meeting to review the progress of the curacy. 

Below are copies of the training and assessment documents for curates along with the application form for incumbents and parishes to use to apply for a curate.

IME Programme 2021-2022

For more information, please contact steven.rothwell@elydiocese.org

Month

Deacons

Date & Time

2nd year curates

Date & Time

Final year curates

Date & Time

September 2021

Shared ministry (lay with ordained etc)

 

14th

10am -12pm

Weddings

 

23rd

10-12

Inclusivity

7th 10am

October 2021

Funerals

 

14th

10am-12pm

 

7-9pm

 

 

Supervision skills

 

21st

10-1

November 2021

Preaching

 

16th

7-9pm

Digital Evangelism

 

9th

10-1

 

 

January 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Preparing to Move on

 

 

13th 7pm

Febuary 2022

 

Ministry to Families & Young People

10th

10am-12pm

 

7-9pm

 

Ministry of Deliverance

15th

10-12

 

7-9pm

 

 

 

 

March 2022

Preparing to Preside

22nd

7pm

Leadership

 

Pioneering Ministry - Mission enabling

 

 

Leading & preparing for civic services

8th 10am and 7pm

 

 

31st 10am

May 2022

Pioneering Ministry – refresher

 

24th 10am 7 7pm

Pioneering Ministry – Mixed Economy

 

26th

10am & 7pm

Managing buildings & churchyards

 

June / July 2022

 

 

Ordination retreat & priesting

Week beginning 27th June

 

 

Well-being

 

Documentation

For curates, incumbents, and parishes.

Year One (for Deacons)

Year Two (for Priests)

Year three (for Priests)


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