Criminal Background Checks: CRB & DBS

It’s estimated that around 20% of the UK population have some kind of criminal record even if it’s only for a minor misdemeanour. The Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) was set up to allow employers in the public, private and voluntary sectors to run a background check on all job applicants to whom they might be […]

Adults Who Work With Children

The safety of children is paramount and to maintain this in all work settings and contexts, it’s important for adults who work with children to have advice about suitable, safe behaviour. There is plenty of information available here in the UK. Department for Education Information about safe practices for adults working in a range of […]