Permission to Obtain Background Check
This form authorizes Westhigh Church to obtain background information and must be completed by the applicant. (The church must keep this completed form on file for at least five years after requesting a background check.)
In the interest of safety and security I, the undersigned applicant (also known as “consumer”), authorize Westhigh Church through its independent contractor, Clear Investigative Advantage, to procure background information about me, prior to, and at any time during, my service to the organization. This report may include my driving history, including any traffic citations; a social security number verification; present and former addresses; criminal and civil history/records; and the state sex offender records.
I understand that I am entitled to a complete copy of any background information report of which I am the subject upon my request to Director of children and youth ministries if such is made within a reasonable time from the date it was produced. I also understand that I may receive a written summary of my rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.