There are forms that need to be filled in prior to checks – so, if you require a Safeguard check it would be helpful if you read the applicable links prior to your meeting with the minister.
New applicant- not working with the vulnerable groups
New Applicant – Working with Vulnerable groups
And… if they are new, then each church will have to get a consent form completed if this is the first time we “hold data” for them.
You will need have your documents verified in order to receive a DBS Clearance Form.
You will need to bring along at least 3 documents:
One must be a/ Passport or b/ Driving licence or c/ Original birth certificate
Bank/Building Society statement [less than 3 months old]
Birth certificate [duplicate]
Council tax statement [less than 12 months old]
Credit card statement [less than 3 months old]
Financial statement eg. Insurance/mortgage/rent [less than 12 months old]
Addressed payslip [less than 3 months old]
P60 or P45 [less than 12 months old]
Vehicle Registration document
Utility bill [less than 3 months old]
You will need this DBS Form if your role in Church is any of the following:
Sunday School/Messy Church/Youth Club Leader
Anyone in a role involved with working with children, young people or vulnerable adults
If you are unsure of whether you need a ‘check’ or any other questions please drop me an e-mail on [email protected] or phone 01633 272066