We provide electronic fingerprinting by appointment for all educators through Live Scan.
To make an appointment, contact Gail McKinney, Instructional Secretary.
870-338-6461 or email@example.com
Great Rivers is located on the Phillips Community College campus behind the T&I Building. Fingerprints are completed in the Great Rivers Education Service Cooperative Instructional Building (Building #4).
Step One: Online Background Check Consent Form
Step Two: Background Check Payment
Step Three: List of Approved Live Scan Locations
In-state applicants proceed to your nearest Approved Live Scan Location to complete the fingerprinting process. Bring photo ID, copy of consent form, and a copy of payment receipt with Transaction ID (electronic copy is acceptable).
Out-of-state applicants must obtain a pre-printed fingerprint card from the Arkansas Department of Education. Please submit your name and mailing address to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step Four: Arkansas Child Maltreatment Central Registry Check
Please complete form, have form notarized, and mail form and payment to the address printed on the form.
Step Five: Employability Status
Please allow four weeks for the employability status to be determined before contacting Arkansas Department of Education