Background checks needed in relationship with the safe sanctuaries policy may be obtained through Trusted Employees, a new corporate partner of Church Mutual.
Trusted Employees provides a comprehensive range of applicant screening and verification services that are scalable, customizable and can be integrated with applicant tracking systems.
- Over 20 years of experience
- More than 5,000 active clients
- A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau
- Member, National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS)
- Certified by multiple independent parties focused on data security and privacy
To become a Trusted Employee customer, please utilize the following link: https://www.trustedemployees.com/Signup/ClientSignupWelcome.cfm?ClientSelected=ChurchMutual
Once you set up a user name and password, access your account through this website: https://trustedemployees.com/Login.cfm
For more information about Trusted Employees, you can check out their Frequently Asked Questions site, contact (888) 389-4026, or email AccountManagement@trustedemployees.com.
For instructions on how to set up a new account for your church click here, or for direct assistance with setting up accounts or compliance issues, you may contact Julie Welch, National Sales Executive, (813) 837-9265.
IMPORTANT: Before conducting a background check, a disclosure release form must be signed by the applicant and the applicant must be provided with a document detailing rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Both documents are available under the “Resources” tab when you log in to your Trusted Employees account. Trusted Employees also offers “Apply Now” Online Background Authorization where applicants can fill out the disclosure form online through “Invite Applicant.” Information is available under the “Tools” tab on the Trusted Employees website.
NOTE ON CONDUCTING COUNTY CRIMINAL SEARCHES IN NEW YORK STATE: If you run a county criminal check in certain counties, there will be a fee of $65 for counties that are considered “inaccessible.” Please note, this is an additional charge and not included in the package price. The NY Criminal Comprehensive is not included in your package price, but you will be given the option of ordering it for applicable counties. Trusted Employees will contact you to confirm whether or not you would like order this additional product. For a list of New York State counties and their corresponding court fees, click here.