New Beginnings is required by State/Federal regulations to do Bureau of Investigation background & fingerprint checks.
If these checks show criminal convictions and you have answered NO in the below application, this could be a basis for dismissal.
Special Skills and Qualifications
Typing your name and entering the date below will count as your signature to the following statement.
I certify that answers given herein are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I hereby authorize New Beginnings, Inc. to contact those persons it deems appropriate to investigate or verify any information provided by me in this application to discuss my suitability for employment or volunteer service, including my background, past performance, education or related matters.
I also authorize New Beginnings to obtain information pertaining to any charges and/or convictions I may have had for federal and state criminal law violations. I understand that this information will be gathered from any law enforcement agency of this state or any state or federal government, to the extent permitted by state and federal law.
I expressly give my consent to any discussions regarding the foregoing and I voluntarily and knowingly waive all rights to bring an action for defamation, invasion of privacy, or similar causes of action, against anyone providing or seeking such information.
I understand that this application is not intended to be a contract of employment and that New Beginnings employs its personnel “at will” under Maine State law.