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  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Nana - I think in your case and to put your mind at rest you should contact the DBS directly and explain your situation. You can do this via the link
    28 January 2015
  • Nana
    Re: DBS Checks
    Please help me I have been acoused of shoplifting two days ago at boots for £1,75 nail clipper after I was just spent £25 in the store and I stupidly put…
    27 January 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @jc - it depends on what your job is. You don't specify how long you have been working there and what your position is. I'm afraid, his will have to be…
    27 January 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: How Do I Start my Career as a Family Support Worker?
    @Bailey Family - you can look up the jobs you requested via the National Careers website here
    27 January 2015
  • Nana
    Re: DBS Checks
    Please help me I have been acoused of shoplifting two days ago at boots for £1,75 nail clipper after I was just spent £25 in the store and I stupidly put…
    27 January 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Jay, yes, it is applicable to any school that provides education to children under 18 years of age. I hope this helps.
    27 January 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @belle - what generally coems up is convictions, cautions, warnings and reprimands. Should you wish to double check that you will not come up on any list,…
    26 January 2015
  • N/A
    Re: Start a Creche from Home?
    I and my business partner have registered to open a crèche we have done all that has to be done all we need are funds and a place…
    26 January 2015
  • Bailey Family
    Re: How Do I Start my Career as a Family Support Worker?
    Hi I am a single mum of two girls.currently left work after 6 years. Im looking to start traing to…
    26 January 2015
  • Jay
    Re: DBS Checks
    Does this legislation apply to special needs schools if the children are over the age of 8?
    25 January 2015
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