uGroup are a parent company to uCheck, a leading pre-employment screening company, and uRoster, specialising in care management solutions. uGroup are a family-run business with an aim to provide rapid, innovative HR solutions for organisations, freeing time for them to focus on their people.
uCheck begin to offer Right to Work, Adverse Credit and Identity checks to complement its DBS offering. uCheck starts developing a new tool inspired by client feedback. The first of its kind in the UK, this new tool saw applicant data only collected once and used to obtain a multitude of vetting and screening checks.
Let it be uCheck
M G Care Executive introduce the first iteration of its own bespoke system, DBS Assist. The business begins to trade as uCheck for the first time with the aim to continue offering outstanding services and systems.
DBS is born
New kid on the block
Online it is
We go online
Our first marketing website, mgcare.co.uk, is launched to attract a growing digitally-minded client base.
Office space needed
To cope with the demand of a growing client base in the care industry, M G Care Executive move from a small cottage to a purpose-built office building in Christow, Devon.
The Home Office launch The Criminal Records Bureau (CRB). M G Care Executive become one of the first registered bodies to offer CRB checks. 10,000 leaflets are mailed out to care homes whilst operating as a family business with 2 team members in Christow, Devon. From this, 1,400 clients are obtained.
Clients are coming
11 years later
A new government scheme is announced to implement more in-depth pre-employment criminal record screening for employees.