criminal records check

Criminal Record checks and social media checks on the rise

A recent report has indicated that the use of social media checking in pre-employment screening is growing, with up to 80% of companies routinely screening candidate’s social media profiles.

The difficulty with international criminality checking

Employing foreign nationals might be a way to fill skills shortages and meet labour demands, as well as increase diversity in the workplace, but the hiring process for those born outside the UK is slightly more complicated.