What are Pre-Employment Background Checks?

If you want to recruit or apply for roles with confidence, then a pre-employment background check is one of the most comprehensive and informative ways to provide data quickly and efficiently.

All too often, simple screening processes and protocols are skipped, leaving businesses exposed to potential harm. This can be due to poor systems or the misconception that screening processes are time consuming or a waste of time. If you are an individual applying for roles in areas that require background checks, imagine how much easier having your own background check conducted would be. It would certainly reduce any unnecessary applications or interviews where the individual might not be a good fit through specific factors that may well be previous unknown without a check.

Types Of Pre-Employment Checks We Can Provide

We offer a comprehensive range of pre-employment checks for both individuals and businesses.

Swinton Insurance: An Experian Case Study

To protect customers, Swinton Insurance has replaced its existing employee screening solution with Experian’s Candidate Verifier. It is an automated online service that allows you to check the background history of any potential candidate or would-be-employee. It can also be used to make detailed checks on current employees and has the facility to be able to monitor any changes in circumstances. It minimises risks of fraud or potential depreciation of integrity through criminal behaviour and more.

Experian Candidate Verifier is an automated online service that lets you check the background history of any candidate at your own convenience. It can also be used to make detailed background checks on your current employees, allowing you to monitor changes in circumstance to minimise the risks such developments could pose to your business. Through using the Candidate Verifier, we saved Swinton’s HR department time and efforts, significantly reduced background checking costs, enhanced recruitment processes and so much more. Read more in our case study.

Swinton Case Study

I want my own report

Online service includes

  • Basic Criminal Record Check
  • Identity Check
  • Adverse Financial Check
  • Only £54.99 incl. VAT

 



I am a business
I want 1-10 checks per year

Online service includes

  • Basic Criminal Record Check
  • Identity Check
  • Adverse Financial Check
  • Only £54.99 incl. VAT


I am a business
I want 11+ checks per year

Managed service includes

  • Basic, standard or enhanced Criminal Record Checks
  • Identity Check
  • Adverse Financial Checks
  • Validation Checks
  • Reference Checks
  • Contact us for bespoke service and pricing
Note: Not all employment positions are eligible for a Standard or Enhanced DBS Check. To check the DBS Eligibility Guidance please click here.