What Can Cause a DBS To Be Delayed?

What Can Cause a DBS To Be Delayed?

  When it comes to applying for a DBS, regardless of the level of check being applied for, any delays in the process can result in a postponement of a new role, leading to frustration. Therefore, it is important to limit the likelihood of a DBS being delayed. So,...
DBS Renewal: Does my DBS Check need to be renewed?

DBS Renewal: Does my DBS Check need to be renewed?

DBS Check Renewal   The disclosure and barring service (DBS) offers background checks to those who work with vulnerable people. If you’re concerned about the expiry date on your DBS check or DBS Check renewal processes, read on to understand the next steps....
DBS ID Verification changes announced due to COVID-19

DBS ID Verification changes announced due to COVID-19

DBS ID Verification Changes Announced Due to COVID-19   The rapid spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) should not be underestimated; Its effect is global and has already significantly impacted the economy. People are justifiably concerned about their jobs, including...
Basic DBS Check Guide: Everything you Need to Know

Basic DBS Check Guide: Everything you Need to Know

  Basic DBS Check Guide: Everything you Need to Know   A basic DBS check, also referred to as a basic disclosure, is the least detailed level of DBS check available. It is a form of criminal record check that can be used to determine whether you’re suitable...

Can you Fast-Track a DBS Check?

Can you Fast-Track a DBS Check? Whilst obtaining a DBS check should be a straight-forward and quick process, there are sometimes factors which delay a DBS check. Within the UK, London is a city where DBS checks typically take slightly longer to complete –...
DBS Checks for Adult Social Care Roles

DBS Checks for Adult Social Care Roles

DBS Checks for Adult Social Care Roles The Disclosure and Barring Service released a new DBS checks leaflet to discuss adult social care roles on 12 February 2020. The leaflet has been published to address DBS check eligibility within the adult social care sector, and...