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Latest Comments
  • Sarah
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    Hello, I was wondering what is typically the minimum age for volunteering at a local primary school? Thank you
    16 August 2018
  • RicV
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Burt - being in prison won't be spent and will come up on the DBS check.
    16 August 2018
  • Burt
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi, my wife is planning to start childminding for a living. I understand I’ll have to complete a DBS. I’ve had varied history with various arrests and…
    16 August 2018
  • I love animals
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi there the question I have is I have got a conviction for common assault which I got 12 months probation for it which happened 20 years ago at the time…
    27 July 2018
  • MacT
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Oli - it would have come up before now if it was going to come up. Although if it has previously come up, it will always come up and I don't think on an…
    27 July 2018
  • Oli
    Re: DBS Checks
    I was cautioned around 10-12 years ago for possession of drugs. Will this still come up on a dbs check? I have been a teacher for over 10 years now and…
    24 July 2018
  • john
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi. I applied for a job as a cleaner in a secondary school. My DBS just arrived and I got a conviction for GBH in 1999. I handed over my DBS to HR and…
    23 July 2018
  • Florencia Valdes
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    Hi there, I am from Chile, I am a primary teacher looking for a volunteering job to begin next year (2019). I want to gain experience,…
    20 July 2018
  • Moulin7
    Re: Working at a Children's Home
    Hi, I'm just wondering how you get a foot in the door in residential children's homes. I am 43 and got life experience, I have a…
    20 July 2018
  • Naldi
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    Hi I am looking for any Volunteer work within a school environment. In September I will be completing my level 3 qualifications and…
    7 July 2018
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