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DBS checks: requirements for academy trustees and local governors

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Last updated on 9 May 2018
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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Academy trustees and local governors must have enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks. Find out the details of the specific checks you need to make across different roles.

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  1. 1 Chairs of trustees
  2. 2 Academy and free school trustees and members
  3. 3 Additional background checks to make
  4. 4 Local governing bodies in academies
  5. 5 Disqualification for failure to provide a disclosure

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