FOR NEW VOLUNTEERS:
All volunteers are asked to visit: http://www.virtusonline.org where you will register and attend a Virtus session called Protecting God’s Children for Adults. When you do, volunteers will also be asked to submit their background check in the Virtus System. The instructions are attached. Instructions for Virtus.pdf
Please be sure to select St. Mary-Herrick School as your primary site.
You will also need to:
Present your Virtus certificate to the school office.
Download and complete the CANTS form, sign it and bring it to the school office. cantsUPDATED2017.pdf
Download and complete the Code of Conduct form, sign it and bring it to the school office. Conduct of Conduct form.pdf
Coaches also need to complete the Mandated Reporter and return the certificate to the school office.
FOR RETURNING VOLUNTEERS:
If you have already done a background check and attended a Virtus session, then all you need to do is download and complete the CANTS and Code of Conduct forms and bring to the school office. You may have done this already at the Back to School Day.
Coaches who have not completed the Mandated Reporter requirement need to do as soon as possible. You can access the Mandated Reporter Training by doing the following:
Go to www.archchicago.org
Under Compliance Resources, click on Training
Scroll down and click on Mandated Reporter Training
At the end of that section click on Please click here to access online training
If you have any questions, please call the school office.