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Stepping Up to Supervision
Stepping Up to Supervision
2017-05-04 09:00:00
2017-05-05 16:30:00
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 9:00 am to Friday, May 5, 2017 - 4:30 pm

Type of event: Training

Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA

With Susan Beaumont.

The training will meet from 9:00-4:30 on May 4 and 5.

Program Overview:
Participants will:

  • Develop an understanding of supervision as performance management
  • Examine the interface between covenantal and employment relationships
  • Understand the importance of a job description and learn how to design one
  • Explore techniques for setting performance expectations
  • Practice writing performance goals
  • Role play performance feedback conversations
  • Distinguish between 3 types of feedback conversations: the daily check-in, the quarterly goals update and the annual performance appraisal
  • Learn to deal with the chronic underperformers
  • Explore the process of progressive discipline, leading to termination

Cost: Sliding Scale - includes program, lunches and digital workbook.
*Note - please remember that for the sliding scale to work, as many people have to volunteer to pay more as ask to pay less.

  • $175 (suggested for seminary students and educators)
  • $200 (suggested for ministers serving less than full time)
  • $225 (suggested for ministers serving full time)

Early Bird Bonus! Each person that registers by March 15 will receive a free copy of Susan's book “When Moses Meets Aaron: Staffing and Supervision in Congregations.” Later registrants will have an opportunity to purchase the book for $20 at the event.

Register Now.
Registration opens on January 25th and the deadline is May 1. We have a cap of 60 participants for this event.
If the form is no longer accepting registrations and we are not yet to the registration deadline, please email the registrar at  jconway [at] uua [dot] org to be placed on the waiting list.

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the
Hyatt House, 194 Park Avenue, Morristown, NJ 07960. T: 973.775.3258
Registrants must make their own arrangements for housing with the hotel prior to April 6, 2017

One-Bedroom Suites    $129.00 per night
Two-Bedroom Suites    $179.00 per night

To register as part of the blog, call the hotel directly or by calling the toll free number: 866-974-9288 and asking for the Unitarian Universalist Association block.



United States
Morristown UU Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Rd, Morristown, NJ 07961

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