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21 Jun 2021

Employment Screening: Practices, Gaps and Guidance ©

Extensive article on Practices, Gaps and Guidance of Employment Screening, from Professor Rowley, a leading figure in the study of employment and human resource.

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18 Jun 2021

Making an informed decision: Vetting New Employees

Hiring a new employee into your business is a huge undertaking, which should not be taken lightly. Consider vetting new employees by performing pre-employment screening checks.

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16 Jun 2021

Right to work checks and hiring workers from Europe (EU, EEA

From 1st July 2021 new rules for Right to work checks will apply to EU, EEA, or Swiss national. The most common routes will be 'Skilled Worker Visa' or 'Temporary Worker Visa'.

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14 Jun 2021

The story of Complygate, the HR Software that helps UK SMEs

The story of Complygate, the modern company that offers a HR Management Software with pre-employment screening tools to help UK employers stay compliant within the current laws and regulations.

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11 Jun 2021

Why do you need a modern HR system?

HR Systems play a key role in supporting HR in managing the culture and processes that keep an organisation running smoothly and efficiently.

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09 Jun 2021

Background Checks for Talent Acquisition - What employers ne

Background checks are a key part of the recruitment process, as it assists organisations in making sure that they are recruiting trustworthy and honest applicants that can carry out their job roles.

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04 Jun 2021

UK DBS Checks FAQs - All you need to know

Learn the answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding DBS checks in the UK (A DBS check is a record of a person’s criminal convictions and cautions carried out by the Disclosure and Barri

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02 Jun 2021

85% UK professionals suffer from Imposter Syndrome – How to

Out of the 1,000 UK professionals that participated on the survey, 85% expressed they suffer from imposter syndrome, it being 90% of women and 80% of men.

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01 Jun 2021

The 3 main benefits of Digital Onboarding in HR

Digitalising your onboarding processes decreases time-consuming and paperwork manual processes, ensures GDPR compliance to protect personal data of employees and meets the rising candidate expectatio

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27 May 2021

How do I sponsor a skilled worker in the UK?

If a business wishes to sponsor a Skilled Worker, they must have a valid Skilled Worker Sponsor Licence. Migrant workers cannot sponsor themselves under this route.

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26 May 2021

What is a Sanction Check? UK Sanction Checks short guide to

Do you know your responsibilities concerning sanctions checking? Keep reading to learn more about what are sanction checks, and how to approach them.

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25 May 2021

Skilled Worker Visa - Process, Fees and Costs

This is part 2 of our “Skilled Worker Visa” blog series, where we give a bit of insight into what the Skilled Worker visa is, and what are its application processes, eligibility, fees and costs.

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21 May 2021

Skilled Worker Visa - Application Process and Eligibility

In December 2020, the new Skilled Worker Visa replaced the Tier 2 (General) Visa. For eligibility, a job must be offered to the applicant in which the company has a sponsorship licence and in a UK com

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19 May 2021

How a Birmingham-based employee screening provider 'Complyga

In an age defined by software and automation, this just felt insane, and we wanted to come up with a better model. We do not believe in fixed revenue models. Our pricing is simple ‘Pay-as-You-Go’.

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18 May 2021

Understanding BS7858 Standard — Complygate Compliance Centre

BS7858 Security Vetting or BS7858 screening is the UK standard for vetting of people employed in the secure environment. It is set by the British Standards Institution (BSI).

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17 May 2021

Why has the Government postponed the physical right to work

After the Home Office announced that from 17 May right-to-work checks were to be conducted in person, there was panic in the recruitment industry as they are not prepared for this.

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14 May 2021

Why do companies need a Skilled Worker Visa Compliance and M

A skilled worker visa allows individuals to come to or stay in the UK to do an eligible job with a Home Office approved employer (sponsor).

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12 May 2021

What is a Share Code and how to Prove your Right To Work usi

Migrant workers can prove their Right To Work to an employer by simply sharing a ‘share code’. To create a ‘share code’ a migrant worker will need the following...

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