Is a police check carried out which checks the criminal background of the applicant. It prevents unsuitable people working with vulnerable groups. An applicant can apply for either a standard or enhanced check. A standard check involves a check of an applicant criminal record against the Police National Computer for any reprimands, warnings, cautions or convictions. An enhanced check includes all the information held locally by police forces that’s considered relevant to the child workforce and post applied for.
Nanny Smart is registered with the DBS service (security watchdog, part of capita plc) to carry out enhanced checks only.