Director of Religious Education &Diocesan Advisor for Post Primary Schools:

Christina Banville

Ferns Diocesan Centre, St Peter’s College, Wexford

Telephone: 053-9145511



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

Ms Mairin Jackson

 “Fuschia Cottage”, Aughclare, New Ross, Co. Wexford 

Telephone: 087-2222522


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

Mobile: 087-2368411

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.



29th August 2018

The Supplementary Panel is clear.

Schools with permanent vacancies should proceed to open recruitment without delay.  During the recruitment process schools may fill the vacant post temporarily. Schools will need to send in a Primary Teachers Appointment Form (PTAF) to the Primary Payroll Section for the temporary fixed term position giving an end-date on the form.