DBS Filtering – What is it and how is it changing?

DBS Filtering – What is it and how is it changing?

Previously, DBS checks or CRB checks disclosed all information relating to an applicants history, whatever that conviction, reprimand, warning or conviction was or however old it was. But in May 2013 the DBS filtering rules were introduced which meant minor criminal...
Are you eligible for a Home-Based DBS Check?

Are you eligible for a Home-Based DBS Check?

Due to the current climate, many people have momentarily been working from home rather than in the office to avoid transmission of COVID-19. However, there are many people who, prior to coronavirus, are home-based workers and, dependent on the role, would require a...
DBS Checks for Charities

DBS Checks for Charities

DBS checks for charities are quite common, as there are many charitable organisations that are required to put safeguarding measures in place. This is true for those charities that work children and/or vulnerable adults, as DBS checks will be important for ensuring...
Are you eligible for a Home-Based DBS Check?

DBS Checks for Counsellors

The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) are campaigning to reaffirm the importance of counsellors and psychotherapists in supporting the nation during the coronavirus crisis. There is currently an unprecedented health and economic crisis that...