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Guidance Notes for Online Applications

 

 

E-Bulk Guide for Applicants

 

E-Bulk Guide for Verifiers

 

Online Payment -  If you are required to pay for an online application then the following cards are accepted:  VISA, VISA Debit, VISA Electron, MasterCard and Maestro  

    

CAS Online Payment Terms and Conditions

 

 

Guidance Notes on the DBS Update Service


Applicants who apply for a DBS check after 17th June 2013 (either online or using a paper form) will have the option of subscribing to the DBS' Update Service.  Please see your denomination/organisation's policy to check whether this is recommended and whether you can accept Disclosure certifcates from other organisations once that applicant has subscribed to the Update Service.

 

DBS Update Service - Guide for Applicants

 

DBS Update Service - Guide for Employers

 

 

Forms and Guidance notes for completing the paper DBS application forms

 

 

How to obtain forms

 

 

DBS Continuation Sheet 

 

 

Guidance notes for completing the DBS application form - updated June 2013

 

 

Guidance notes for completing the DBS application form pdf - updated June 2013

 

 

Quaker guidance notes for completing the DBS form   updated Nov 12

 

 

CAS form  updated June 2013               CAS form pdf   updated June 2013

 

 

Documentary Evidence sheet  updated Nov 2012      DES  pdf   updated Nov 12

 

 

Diocese of Oxford CAS form - updated June 2013

 

 

Diocese of Oxford Documentary Evidence Sheet - updated Nov 2012

 

 

Diocese of Oxford Guidance Notes for completing a DBS form - updated June 2013 

 

 

Sample DBS form

 

 

Welsh CAS form

 

 

Welsh Documentary Evidence Sheet

 

 

DBS Guide for applicants

 

 

CRB Code of Practice

 

 

Detailed Guidance Notes for Verifiers - updated June 2013

 

 

Detailed Guidance Notes for Verifiers Diocese of Oxford - updated June 2013

 

 

Checking Identity Documents - updated July 2013

 

 

Forms for Scottish PVG Scheme applications

 

CAS guidance notes on completing a PVG Scheme membership application

 

CAS guidance notes on completing an Existing PVG Scheme member application

 

CAS Scotland form for PVG applications

 

Documentary Evidence Sheet for Scotland

 

CRBS guidance notes on completing a PVG Scheme membership application

 

CRBS guidance on completing their checklists

 

CRBS Checklists

 

Children

 

Welfare Part A

 

Welfare Part B

 

Care Part A

 

Care Part B

 

Health Part A

 

Health Part B

 

  

CAS Information leaflets

 

What is Safeguarding?

 

Safer Recruitment of Volunteers

 

Handling Unclear Disclosures

 

 

 To Download a CAS membership joining pack click here

 

 

 

Having trouble with the membership pack? You can also download individual forms and guidance from the membership pack by clicking on the links below:

 

 

 

CAS Membership Form

 

 

 

Verifier Declaration Form

 

 

 

Alternative Contact Declaration Form

 

 

 

CAS Memo and Articles of Association

 

 

 

Sample child Protection Policy

 

 

 

Sample Vulnerable Adults Policy

 

 

 

Sample Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy

 

 

 

Sample Document Storage Policy

 

 

  Policy Briefings and Information Sheets (click links to download) 

 

   Protection of Freedoms Act Update Spring 2013

 

   Protection of Freedoms Bill Update March 2012

 

  CAS Briefing on the proposed changes to the CRB and ISA (May 2011)

 

  Scottish Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) briefing (2009)

 

 

 

 Response to consultations (click links to download)

 

 

 

CFS Response to consultation on Scottish PVG and SSIs (2010)

 

 

 

Training materials (click links to download or to access website)

 

Recruiting Safely Presentation

 

 

Link to Children's Workforce Development Council's online resources

 

 

Useful publications (click links to download or to access website)

 

 

Changes to Disclosure and Barring (Home Office leaflet)

 

 

Drawing the line report on VBS:

 

 

DBS referral guidance  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dbs-referrals-form-and-guidance

 

 

 Useful websites

 

 

  www.gov.uk/dbs

 

  www.safenetwork.org.uk

 

  www.methodist.org.uk

 

  www.baptist.org.uk

 

  www.stopitnow.org.uk

 

  www.actionforchildren.org.uk

 

  www.ceop.police.uk

 

  www.cwdcouncil.org.uk