Diocesan Policy 4110.0, Background Checks
All paid staff must have on file both BCI and FBI background checks and must attend “Protecting God’s Children.”
All volunteers must have on file a BCI background check and must attend “Protecting God’s Children” no matter how much or how little contact they have with children or youth, no matter if volunteering for the school or parish, and no matter what time of the day or night they volunteer.
Protecting God’s Children
In an ongoing effort to protect children, to provide safe environments for them, the Catholic Church mandates training as well background checks and provides further education and resources for all adults working with children. As a school of the Diocese of Columbus, Bishop Watterson follows the policies at the link below. The link also provides numerous resources.