The Archdiocese of Chicago is requiring all current employees and volunteers that work with children to complete a list of tasks and trainings in light of current issues and our challenging culture.
Please visit http:///www.archchicago.org to learn about all the requirements by scrolling down to the Protecting Children tab.
1. Attend Virtus/Protecting God’s Children for Adults by viewing a list of upcoming sessions, click here: VIRTUS PROGRAMS . All participants must pre-register online to attend a class, after completion, a copy of the Virtus certificate must be put on file in the School of Religion office. If you have attended Virtus training in another diocese, call 888/847-8870 and ask that your Virtus registration be transferred to the Archdiocese of Chicago and submit a copy to the School of Religion.
2. Read and sign the Code of Conduct form. Download and print the FORM.
3. Read and sign the Child Abuse and Neglect Tracking Form (CANTS). Download and print the CANTS Form and turn into the School of Religion office.
4. Complete Mandated Reporter Training online and provide a certificate.
St. Julian Eymard’s site administrator will monitor completed applications and keep the office informed on the progress. Once you have completed the steps above, please provide copies of these forms to the School of Religion where they will be kept in our file.