Criminal Background, Child Abuse and Waiver forms are to be returned to the Rectory Office, to the attention of Candy Savarese.
The Rectory will process and pay for these clearances for all SS. Simon and Jude School or Parish volunteers.
Fingerprinting is to be paid by the applicant.
Provided by the Office of Child and Youth Protection
Background Check Requirement:
Archdiocese of Philadelphia
No employee or volunteer should begin service in the parish without the PA State Police Criminal Record Check.
must secure the required background checks within 30 days of hire. During this provisional period, their service to children must be supervised. If the FBI Criminal History Record (Fingerprint check) is delayed in being processed, the employee from day of hire needs to provide proof that he/she has completed the process for securing the Fingerprint check.
should have all of the required background checks as they begin their service to children. During this provisional period, their service to children must be supervised. All background checks must be received within 30 days.
Attendance at Safe Environment Training is expected with 90 days of beginning service to children.
is now available online for anyone who attended Protecting God’s Children before July 1, 2011. The review material is posted on:
. Click on the "Staff and Volunteers" tab at the top of the webpage, then "Required Training" on the drop down menu. Scroll to the bottom of this page and follow the instructions.
Mandated Reporter Training
is now available online at
and click on “training institute”.
Completion of the PA Omnibus School Code Act 2011-24
Arrest/Conviction Report Form must be completed by all volunteers
Upcoming Classes in Our Area: visit
The next “Protecting God’s Children” classes being offered are:
More Dates to Come Soon
For More Information or Questions please contact:
Candy Savarese who can be reached at the rectory Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm at
610.696.3624 or firstname.lastname@example.org