Chef Recruitment Company provides Faster CRB Checks

Accrington based Cummins Mellor Recruitment have been an Umbrella Body for the Criminal Records Bureau for 4 years now.

Online PR News – 29-September-2009 – – The company has just launched a faster, more efficient, even friendlier CRB service called ‘’ MD Richard Mellor explains;

“Personnel checks have invested in a new ‘disclosit’ facility which has reduced the turnaround time for CRB checks to between 3-14 days. We have always prided ourselves in providing an efficient service as applications are processed the day we receive them, but now with the online facility we can cut out frustrating postal delays. Our friendly staff are on call to help with any query and discretion is assured. Much of our business is through our web site We have invested in the technology; have the specially trained staff and the room to expand and create more jobs, we just need to let people know we are here.”

Greg Pope the local Hyndburn MP popped into the offices to hear all about the service and see how Cummins Mellor Recruitment have been successfully fighting through the credit crunch.

“Recruitment agencies act as the barometer for local employment. They are one of the first to witness the peaks and troughs in the market place.” said Greg Pope
Richard Mellor commented;

“The first 6 months of this year were incredibly tough but things have really picked up now and we are busy in every department and none more so than Personnel Checks.”

Personnel checks is an official registered umbrella body for the Criminal Records Bureau but not all umbrella bodies are committed to processing applications the day they are received. The advice is – be discerning in your choice of supplier.

Personnelchecks is a division of Cummins Mellor Recruitment; a leading independent recruitment group which incorporates a chef jobs arm, with offices in Lancashire and Greater Manchester, which has been established for over 19 years. The group is totally committed to Best Practice and quality service provision and is proud to be an Investor in People.

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