Human Resources


New Employee Onboarding Forms

Background Checks

Before your new employee begins their first day of work, you need to conduct a background check. In order to do this:

  • Print and use this form to request a background check in accordance with the Diocese’s Creating a Healthy Environment policy.
  • Have the individual complete the Background Check Authorization Form.
  • Keep a copy in the appropriate confidential on-site file and send one to Beth Rowley in the Office of the Bishop. It can be mailed or faxed to:

Beth Rowley, 4800 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48201

Beth’s confidential FAX – (313)-831-2155

Employee Handbook

Insurance & Benefits

Guidelines & Resources for Sabbatical Planning

Safe Church: Creating a Healthy Environment for Children, Youth and Vulnerable Adults

Open Enrollment for Eligible Clergy and Lay Employees – November 2018

Please contact Canon Jo Ann Hardy –, if you need further information regarding these documents: