18
June
2020

DBS Checks for roles in doctor’s surgeries and medical centres

DBS Checks for roles in doctor’s surgeries and medical centres are an essential part of safeguarding. As staff are likely to be working with vulnerable or injured people, DBS Checks are necessary for both legal compliance and the ability to …

28
May
2020

DBS Checks for interpreters: what level of check is appropriate?

As interpreters are likely to be working in a number of establishments and with vulnerable people it is easy to assume that an interpreter would be eligible for an Enhanced DBS Check with a check against the relevant barred list. …

26
March
2020

Managing regulated activity: Do you need a DBS Check?

Employees who carry out regulated activity require a specific type of DBS Check – but what about roles that involve managing regulated activity? In some cases, managing someone who provides regulated activity can be regulated activity in itself. Whether or …

15
August
2019

Keeping children safe online: Advice for organisations

In our increasingly digital world, keeping children safe online is of vital importance. The internet and social media have transformed the way organisations communicate. They present brilliant opportunities to connect with children and young people – but with those opportunities …