|Protecting God's Children|
Archdiocese of Newark requires all parent volunteers (class parents, coaches, etc.) to attend Protecting God's Children seminar.
Please complete the steps in the following order:
1. Anyone wishing to volunteer or seek employment must complete an application. The form is listed below. Please print, fill out and submit to GSA Main Office. This form also authorizes the background check.
2. Upon successful completion of the check, you must get a copy of the Code of Conduct and read the appropriate sections.
3. Within 30 days of successful completion of the background check, you must schedule yourself for a 3-hour class in the program "Protecting God's Children." These events will be monitored to make sure all are successfully completed. Click here to register online .
4. Having completed all of the above, you may be required to continue ongoing training and you will sign up at www.virtus.org. You must have an email address in order to receive updates to your training which will all be done online.
Note: Once you've attended, please forward a copy of your certificate of participation to the GSA office.
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