Background checks – what do they mean?
- It is the acceptable norm that your CV will be researched and validated by future employers
- Offers of employment will likely be subject to checks
- Embellishing exam results and facts in your CV will be quickly discovered
- Employment application fraud is rising and in cases find their way to court
- Obtaining or attempting to obtain a role by fraudulently misrepresenting qualifications is technically an offence under the Fraud Act 2005