Director of Religious Education

Christina Banville

Ferns Diocesan Centre, St Peter’s College, Wexford

Telephone: 053-9145511

Fax: 053-9145111


Nurturing our Children’s Faith

The Director is responsible for religious education at all levels throughout the diocese, with particular responsibility for secondary schools.

Diocesan Advisor for Primary School Catechetics

Rev Patrick Duffy CCPatrick Duffy

 Kilmyshall, Bunclody Co. Wexford

Telephone: 053-9377188


The Diocesan Advisor for Primary School Catechetics supports parents, teachers and priests in the religious education of children. In addition to school visits he organises meetings with parents in preparation for their children receiving the Sacraments of 1st Confession, 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation.




Diocesan Education SecretaryFrank Murphy

V Rev Francis Murphy, PP

Parochial House, Kilmuckridge, Gorey , Co Wexford

Telephone: 053-9130116


The Diocesan Education Secretary may be contacted at

The Diocesan Education Secretary represents the Bishop in matters pertaining to the delivery of primary education in schools under his patronage.



Schools may engage in open recruitment to fill outstanding permanent vacancies. Monday, November 6, 2017 is the deadline for making a permanent appointment.  After this date appointments may only be made to temporary positions.