The Ministry Strategy Group has the following key responsibilities:

•    Enhance and enlarge ministry
•    Training, development and accreditation of spiritual leaders
•    Making ministry work for congregations; structurally, financially and organisationally

Mission statement:

To provide the General Assembly with excellent spiritual leadership with the skills and ability to develop and lead thriving religious communities

Competencies for Ministers

The following document of Competencies for Ministers can be downloaded here.


Applying for Ministry Training

The application form and guidance for Ministry Training can be downloaded here:

Application Form and Guidance (2020)

Training for the Unitarian ministry is offered at one of two institutions: Unitarian College and Harris Manchester College Oxford. You can visit the website of Unitarian College here.