READ: By signing and submitting this application, I authorize the school division to conduct a background investigation and authorize release of information in connection with my application for employment. This investigation may include such information as criminal or civil convictions, driving records, previous employers and educational institutions, personal and professional references, and other appropriate sources. I waive my right of access to any such information, and without limitation hereby release the school division and the reference source from any liability in connection with its release or use. This release includes the sources cited above and specific examples as follows: the local Sheriff/Police Department, information from the Central Criminal Records Exchange of either data on all criminal convictions or certification that no data on criminal convictions are maintained, information from the Virginia or other State Department of Social Services Child Protective Services Unit and any locality to which they may refer for release of information pertaining to any finding of child abuse or neglect investigations involving me.
Furthermore, I certify that I have made true, correct and complete answers and statements on this application in the knowledge that they may be relied upon in considering my application, and I understand that any omission, falsely answered statement made by me on this application, or any supplement to it will be sufficient grounds for failure to employ or for my discharge should I become employed with the school division.