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  • ELIZABETH
    Re: Becoming a Childminder
    SCHOOL NURSERY MATLOCK - NURSERY ASSISTANT I ASSISTEND AT MEAL TIME AND GETTING THE CHILDREN READY IN THE EVENING TO GO HOME AND ASSITING…
    30 June 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Lynn - you would have to contact the DBS helpline to see whether this may show up on your check. You can contact it via the link
    29 June 2015
  • junmrr
    Re: DBS Checks
    I was accused charged and was tried twice in court and was found not guilty on both occeasions. This took place in 2013 buy still appears on my CRB…
    28 June 2015
  • Stacey Smith
    Re: Working as a Learning Support Assistant
    Im a chef but my dream job is a support worker in small schools but i dont know where start or how to get in that…
    27 June 2015
  • Louise
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi . I have applied for a kitchen supervisor job in a secondary school . But I have had to write down my comvictions and a caution . My 1st conviction was…
    27 June 2015
  • Lynn
    Re: DBS Checks
    My husband cot a caution for drunk with a miner the police brought my son home to me and the social services came to are home to check are home. I with in…
    26 June 2015
  • Kev
    Re: Becoming a Special Needs Volunteer
    Hi I would like a contact where I can volunteer with children , after looking on here I carnt find a contact number can…
    25 June 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: The Girl Guides, Brownies and Rainbows
    @Jane - I have included a link to Nottinghamshire County Scouts here, who should be able to advise further. I hope…
    25 June 2015
  • Abi
    Re: DBS Checks
    @norms - If you are applying for a job that is subject to an enhanced DBS check, you are under no obligation to disclose information relating to…
    24 June 2015
  • Jane
    Re: The Girl Guides, Brownies and Rainbows
    Hello my daughter would like to join girl scouts but we need to know thr clostist place to Arnold Nottinghamshire and…
    23 June 2015
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