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Does Sodexo require pre-employment background checks? What kind of background check does Sodexo do and how long does it take to complete?

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Filled out a vetting form which was never checked

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It's the most intense search into your life history you can imagine if you have any peccadillo's they will discover them.

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The most in depth check imaginable in fact you have to sign the official secrets act and swear allegiance to alcoholics anonymous

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Full check and if you've been in trouble with the police they will want you to start immediately

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Depends on the role taken
if its government work it can take up to 2 hours with a telephone conversation with the home secretary

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Only on special defense projects then its a trip to new York which is a 2 month project anomalously

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Yes, it requires background most especially crime history if it exists. Portering Job gives access to virtually every part of the Hospital and therefore crime record check is on its highest level and working with vulnerable patient required adequate check. Different types Jobs requires different timing but on an average of 20 minutes per job.

Answered - Portering (Current Employee) - St Mary Hospital, Paddington, London

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Only prison records

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None whatsoever

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Depending on a position applied

Answered - Personal Assistant (Former Employee) - Home Based

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