Are you wondering about whether your volunteer role should be subject to a DBS search? The Government DBS service should always be the point of contact for any difficult questions, or to confirm the law. But, the following guidance is designed to give you plenty of hints and tips to help you decide on the way forward, and next steps.
*This template is provided by the Volunteer Centre in Bexley to help organisations that may need support with setting up, or refreshing, their internal volunteer stream policies and support documents. You are welcome to use them. They should be rebranded and adjusted to your own’s organisation’s needs, and approved by your own trustees. Please be aware that the documents are not legally checked and you must take responsibility for ensuring that they meet your organisational requirements and are legally compliant*