What is a DBS Umbrella Body?

What is a DBS Umbrella Body?

A DBS Umbrella Body is a service that acts on behalf of the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to process all criminal record applications for businesses, private and public organisations. Employers cannot apply to the DBS directly for a criminal record check, which...
DBS Checks for Cleaners

DBS Checks for Cleaners

There is an extensive list of occupations that require a DBS check. The safeguarding of the most vulnerable members of society is important across every industry, and it’s now synonymous with DBS checking. It’s also very important to get a background check on anyone...
Section 128 Checks and DBS for Independent Schools

Section 128 Checks and DBS for Independent Schools

Safeguarding in education is paramount and DBS checks are fundamental in the protection of all children. DBS Checks are essential for both state schools and independent schools. To clarify, a state school is funded by the government and no fees are charged, however,...