Montessori Academy of Virginia - Chesapeake
1468 Kempsville Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Current Inspector: Heather Harrell (757) 334-4329
Complaint Related: No
Standard #: 63.2(17)-1720.1-B-3 Description: Based on record review and interview, the center did not ensure that staff who have lived outside of the state of Virginia within the past 5 years obtain a central registry check from that state.
1. Staff 1 has a hire date of 8/12/20. Staff 1 indicated on her sworn statement or affirmation that she has resided in the state of New York within the past five years. There is no documentation that a request for an out of state central registry check was sent to New York for staff 1.
2. The center administrator confirmed that an out-of-state central registry search was not requested for staff 1.
Plan of Correction: The center responded with the following: The out-of-state central registry search request for staff 1 will be requested and results will be placed in staff 1's record. Going forward, the center will ensure all out-of-state background checks are obtained within the required timeframes.
Standard #: 63.2(17)-1720.1-B-4 Description: Based on record review and interview, the center did not ensure that a copy of the results of a sex offender registry check is obtained from any state in which the individual has resided in the preceding five years.
1. Staff 1 has a hire date of 8/12/20. Staff 1 indicated on her sworn statement or affirmation that she has resided in the state of New York within the past five years. The results of a sex offender registry check were not available for staff 1 from the state of New York.
2. The center administrator confirmed that a sex offender registry check from the state of New York had not been obtained prior to staff 1's employment.
Plan of Correction: The center responded with the following: The sex offender registry search for staff 1 has been completed and placed in staff 1's record. Going forward, the center will ensure that all required out-of-state background searches are completed within the required timeframes.
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