As a contractor, these were performed by the agency I worked for
Yes. I have no idea
Yes, can take up to 4 weeks, depending on the checks
Not sure, about the background that they implemented when I started , as my teachers sent my information to them.
Yes........ full adress and work history takes along time to process due to the unprofessionalism of their subsidiaries
My screening process was done in 2 stages. The first took only a week, and after this I started working. The second stage took 3 months to retrieve all of my references from previous employers and ensure I was 100% the right person for the role.
A detailed Pre-employment checks are carried out .