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Latest Comments
  • Cusie
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi, there is a pizza place that is going to a junior chef programme, i was just wondering if for them to do this do they need a police check done and…
    20 October 2017
  • Amy\gh
    Re: DBS Checks
    @janey - I'd report this as if you are working with vulnerable adults or children, as the company has to do a check by law.
    17 October 2017
  • Rich
    Re: Becoming a Special Needs Volunteer
    HI I am looking to work with kids with SEN. I have a diploma certificate, but more importantly I have experience as my…
    16 October 2017
  • Moguie
    Re: Learning Mentor
    I have just had an offer for a mentor job. I start in a couple of weeks. Any advice/direction greatly appreciated as to what training is good and…
    15 October 2017
  • janey
    Re: DBS Checks
    I have been working for a company who stated they had a completed and clear DBS check which they had requested from DBS, however after deciding to leave I…
    13 October 2017
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    Emma - Your Question:Hi,After years of working in care and re training I am working as a teaching assistant for a council agency, I've been for an inte
    13 October 2017
  • Emma
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi, After years of working in care and re training I am working as a teaching assistant for a council agency, I've been for an interview for a different…
    12 October 2017
  • Rachel speechley
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    I would like more information on this please
    11 October 2017
  • Ryan
    Re: Becoming a Childminder
    My son is looked after by a teacher assistant. I was wondering if she is OFSTED registered or she needs to apply for it.
    10 October 2017
  • Kezza
    Re: DBS Checks
    Please help! Social services have been involved with my family and my children put on a child in need plan after my daughter made a false allegation. Will…
    9 October 2017
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