• Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 1 September 2020 update

    Hi All

    I wanted to open a discussion regarding the KCSIE 1 September 2020 update.

    As well as general discussion, does anyone have any thoughts on the below:

    - With regards to the 'transferable risks' addition, the example I can find for this online would…

  • DBS - Manual Certificate

    Hi All

    I was hoping someone out there in the HR Community may have seen a 'Manual' DBS Certificate - you will know it is a manual certificate if it has MD printed on it? I've never seen one before and I believe the one that one of our employees have provided…

  • Adverse DBS conversation

    I have to conduct Adverse DBS Investigations for new applicants when a DBS shows that they have a conviction, normally this involves a chat and taking notes and copies of the DBS, this is sent to Safeguarding for a decision based on my report. Nothing…

  • Overseas Police Checks

    Are you employing staff who have come from Overseas (that includes the EU) and are they providing Overseas Police Checks? Ok so we know that anyone who works in a school is in a regulated activity needs to be vetted with an Enhanced DBS. But a DBS only…

  • Disqualification by Association

    I was wondering if anyone could tell me how they informed the staff of the changes of Disqualification by Association and what people have put in their self-declaration form instead?

    We run a holiday day camps where children are from reception age and…

  • New guidance on ID checking for DBS

    I work for an education trust and I received information from the DBS that the ID checking guidance has changed from the 25th October 2017. From what I can understand from the new guidance combines right to work checks with the DBS for non UK citizens…