Screening and Selection

The Archdiocese of Baltimore is committed to healthy ministry and seeks to engage competent, qualified people. To protect children and youth, Church Personnel are screened for their fitness to work with Minors.

The Responsible Administrator is accountable for the proper implementation and compliance with the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s Child and Youth Protection Policies and Procedures at his/her location. If the Responsible Administrator delegates any task or function, s/he remains accountable for ensuring that the task or function is carried out correctly. Additionally, the Screening Coordinator is also accountable for the proper implementation and compliance with the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s Child and Youth Protection Policies and Procedures at his/her location.

3.1 Clergy and Religious
3.1.1 All clergy and religious serving in the Archdiocese of Baltimore must be in compliance with the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s Child and Youth Protection Policies and Procedures.
3.1.2 The Office of Clergy Personnel must insure that all procedures and documentation have been completed regarding all clergy serving in the Archdiocese. If an individual fails to complete any pa