Safe Environment Application Forms

The following are the volunteer levels at St. Francis with links to their respective application forms. Contact your ministry leader to understand what level you should be. Please complete the appropriate form and return it to the church. The reference forms should be completed by individuals have seen you interact with children. All paperwork is kept confidential.

Thank you for sharing your time and talent with our church community!

Minor: Volunteer under the age of 18.
icon_forms2   Download Minor Volunteer form

Level O: Volunteer with no youth contact.
Example:  Finance Council Member
icon_forms2   Download Level O form

Level A: Remote or occasional youth contact.
Example: Office volunteer
icon_forms2   Download Level A form

Level B

Supervised interaction with youth. Example:Lunchroom helper icon_forms2  Level B Application Requirements for a B Level:

  • 2 Reference Request forms must be turned in to the church. These reference forms are included in the application and must be given to two people who have seen you interact with children.
  • “Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse” class is mandatory.

Application takes approximately 1 week to process.

 

Level C

Unsupervised interaction with youth.
Example: Retreat or Field Trip chaperone
icon_forms2 Level C Application

Requirements for a C Level

  • 3 Reference Request forms must be turned in to the church.  These reference forms are included in the above C form and must be given to three people who have seen you interact with children.
  • Background check performed by the Diocese.
  • “Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse” class is mandatory.

Application takes approximately 1 week to process.

Level C Renewal: Level C volunteers whose application is over 5 years old.

icon_forms2   Level C Renewal Application

Requirements for a C Level Renewal:

  • Submit the above application to the parish and the Diocese will re-run the background check.
  • Re-take the “Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse” class.