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Latest Comments
  • Vanya Dimitrova
    Re: Your Rights as a Volunteer
    I would like to ask, how I can apply for voluntary work with children on Sundays ? I haven't got DBS check - how to do it ?
    26 July 2015
  • timker
    Re: DBS Checks
    Ive applied and got offered a dinner ladys job .i commited theft in 1995 and criminal damage in 2000 ....i currently work at the school as a cleaner…
    23 July 2015
  • val
    Re: The Girl Guides, Brownies and Rainbows
    My daughter is 6 she would like to join brownies or rainbows, but I can not find any details in my area rise park…
    23 July 2015
  • Ann
    Re: Working With Kids Abroad
    Hi I am Rose Ann from Philippines, 23yrs and an employeed to one of the biggest BPO in my country. I am looking for happiness which can…
    23 July 2015
  • henna21
    Re: How Do I Start my Career as a Family Support Worker?
    Hi, im a recent graduate in social care and health studies, also got a CACHE level 3 childcare and…
    22 July 2015
  • Lisa
    Re: Volunteering at a Summer Camp
    I am looking for a volunteer for summer with my daughter who is turning 18 by next week. She wants to be a kindergarten teacher…
    22 July 2015
  • poodle
    Re: DBS Checks
    I am just wanting to know whether people running 'summer camps' for children are legally obliged to have proof that they have had a police crb/dbs check…
    16 July 2015
  • Andy
    Re: Working in Respite Care for Children
    I would be very interested in knowing more about respite care, in the past I've worked with children for many years and…
    15 July 2015
  • magsgs
    Re: DBS Checks
    I recently took up employment as a Practice Manager of a Doctor's Surgery. The doctors have asked all new employees to pay for their own dbs check. They…
    15 July 2015
  • dawnyb
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi, My daughter is 16 and teaches at the local dance school does she now need a DBS check.
    14 July 2015
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