In accordance with Pennsylvania State Law, anyone working with the children at Mountville Presbyterian Church must have certain clearances turned in and kept on file within the church property. This includes any volunteers working for the Sunday School, Junior Church, Vacation Bible School, and/or the Youth Group programs. All clearances must be on file with Mountville Presbyterian Church before any service may begin.
All prospective volunteers must obtain the following two clearances:
• Child Abuse History Clearance (CY113) - a child abuse history clearance from the Department of Human Services
• Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Check for Volunteers (SPA-164A) - a report of criminal history from the Pennsylvania State Police
If you have lived outside of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania at any time in the last 10 years, you are also required to obtain the following additional clearance:
• A fingerprint based federal criminal history (FBI) submitted through the PA State Police
For more information and to complete these checks either online or by a downloaded form, you may access the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services website by clicking HERE.