Background checks are provided for the Conference by Employment Screening Services. ESS is a Birmingham-based company proven to provide quality background checks quickly returned at a reasonable cost. Shelia Benson is the executive director of Employment Screening Service, a woman-owned small business in Birmingham. The firm offers a full menu of background screening services including criminal checks, business credit reports, credit checks, federal civil records, drug testing, motor vehicle checks, education, employment and reference verifications, peer credit reports, professional license verifications, Social Security number trace, worker's compensation reports, Office of the Inspector General, sex offender checks and electronic fingerprinting. Business hours are Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Call 866-859-0143 or visit www.es2.com.
For the purposes of Safe Sanctuary policy, background checks include a criminal check and sex offender check.
To process the form for your church and receive the conference's rate, please adhere to the following instructions:
ESS's address is:
2500 Southlake Park
Birmingham AL 35244
For more information on processing your form through the Conference, please contact the Connectional Ministries Office at 205-226-7933.
Click here to download the Background Check Consent form.