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DBS checks in care homes: our guide

DBS checks in care homes: our guide DBS checks in care homes help organisations make safer recruitment decisions, and are instrumental in ensuring care home staff are suitable to work with vulnerable adults. If you have questions about DBS checks in care homes, our... Read more

How do DBS checks work?

How do DBS checks work? At uCheck, we process more than 400,000 Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks every year for more than 11,000 different organisations. But our clients often wonder: how do DBS checks work? Making safer recruitment decisions The DBS exists... Read more

What is a child safeguarding policy?

What is a child safeguarding policy? All children have the right to safety, so it’s vital that any organisation that works with children or young people has a solid child safeguarding policy in place. But what is a child safeguarding policy? Our guide explains what... Read more

DBS check turnaround times: an infographic

The police play a key role in DBS checks – but some are much quicker than others! Government statistics from 2016 show a massive discrepancy between the slowest and fastest DBS check turnaround times across the country. If you live in Norfolk or Northern Ireland... Read more

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