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  • 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
  • K Vora
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    Hi there. I am a qualified and 4 years experienced administrator within the office job. Now a mother of 2 kids and looking for the…
    5 July 2018
  • K Vora
    Re: Voluntary Work in Schools
    Hi, I am a well-experienced administrator in office work. Now looking for the job in school admin. Would like to gain practical…
    5 July 2018
  • Tomo
    Re: Working at a Children's Home
    Hello im 41yr mother of 3 and looking to work with young children.I have volunteered at mind for 8 years and i volunteer for…
    2 July 2018
  • NickO
    Re: DBS Checks
    @Animalmagic - A standard DBS check will not show an arrest, a standard DBS checks will search for cautions, convictions, warnings, and reprimands only.…
    25 June 2018
  • Animalmagic
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi, I wondered if anyone had any thoughts regarding my previous post. I now have an interview for the possibility new job & am really worried. Many thanks
    24 June 2018
  • Animalmagic
    Re: DBS Checks
    Ive had a messy divorce. My ex husband made some false allegations resulting in letters from the Multi agency safeguarding hub, with no action. My…
    20 June 2018
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    Rach - Your Question:Hi. I work with vulnerable adults. The father of my children got full custody as I did not attend court as he told me we didn't ne
    14 June 2018
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