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  • boo
    Re: DBS Checks
    Hi do you have to be police checked if you help at a church group but the parents stay with the children
    22 May 2015
  • lolly
    Re: Creches
    Hi there I was a foster carer untill last year when i gave it up because i was diagnosed with osteoarthritis in both my knees. I am now on regular strong…
    21 May 2015
  • Cee
    Re: DBS Checks
    Will having a family arguement(no aggresivness just an out Of hand arguement) 3 years ago, where police got invovled and sent social services just to…
    20 May 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: Working in Respite Care for Children
    @Jo - I suggest you have a look online directly for respite care jobs in your area, if you want paid work, as you…
    20 May 2015
  • joy
    Re: DBS Checks
    How long does crime stay on your record? If you are honest to tell your employer , do you think They will employ you.
    20 May 2015
  • WorkingWithKids
    Re: DBS Checks
    @cinders - you will need to call the DBS helpline in order to clarify this via the link here. I
    19 May 2015
  • themorninggirl
    Re: How Do I Start my Career as a Family Support Worker?
    Hi, I have a level 4 qualification in early years and have various experience working with…
    19 May 2015
  • cinders
    Re: DBS Checks
    Please can some one help me I'm in court next week appealing against fraud chargers Although I've not been found guilty will the charge be already on my…
    15 May 2015
  • Rich
    Re: DBS Checks
    @flo - you don't say what your conviction was for, but the fact that you were dismissed for gross misconduct is not going to look good when you apply for…
    15 May 2015
  • flo
    Re: DBS Checks
    I have recenly been dismissed from work for gross misconduct. I work in primary school and a parent made an allegation which lead to my DBS check and they…
    14 May 2015
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