Background Check Instructions
New employees needing a background check will need to come to Human Resources Department. Employees should bring a driver's license or other form of picture ID and their Social Security card with them at the time of fingerprinting. Total cost for the background check is $62.75. You will need to pay with cash or check.
Why Are Background Checks Required?
Weber School District is charged with the responsiblity to protect the health and safety of all students and to protect the property of the Board of Education. To help meet this responsibility WSD requires a criminal background check. This background check is incorporated as part of the district hiring process.
Who Needs A Background Check?
All new district employees are required to complete a background check as a condition of employment unless a new employee has completed a background check through the Utah State Office of Education within 12 months of the date of hire, he or she must complete a background check through the district.
Utah State Office of Education (USOE)
Background Check Requirements for Educators
If you are in the process of applying for a teaching license through the Utah State Office of Education (USOE) or you are renewing your license, you may need to have a background check completed by USOE, in which case you would not need to have a check done through Weber School District.