For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998, the data controller is Star.
What information do we collect?
Information we hold about you may include your personal details, any material you have provided to us such as your CV, references, DVLA licence history and examination certificates and sensitive personal data relating to your health, racial or ethnic origin, or convictions.
We also collect information about your visits to our site (see the Cookies and IP addresses sections below for more detail).
What do we do with that information?
We want to get you into a job, so the primary use of your information is to determine your suitability for vacancies at employers registered with Star.
We also use it to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer, to allow you to participate in our site’s interactive features and to notify you about changes to our Services.
We may also use this information to obtain legal advice and in the conduct of legal proceedings, to help prevent and detect crime or fraud, to comply with our legal requirements and for the proper conduct of our business.
Where you have given consent we will also use it to let you know about information and Services that you request from us or which we feel may interest you.
Who gets to see it?
Your information (including any sensitive personal data) will be disclosed to relevant Star staff and agents and employers seeking candidates for employment.
We may also disclose it to prospective buyers of part or all of our business and to any third parties that provide a service to Star and which have agreed to keep your information confidential.
Where is the data stored?
Your information may be transferred to, stored and processed at a destination outside of the European Economic Area.
We may collect information about your computer (such as your IP address, operating system and browser type) to help us better administer our systems and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This information does not identify you as an individual, it is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns as a whole.
How do we protect your information?
Star takes your data security seriously and has various security procedures and strict policy rules in place to safeguard and protect it from unauthorised and unlawful access and use.
However, the internet is not a secure medium and we shall have no liability for any loss or damage, including for access to data, caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material through use of the Services or website.
Updating your details
To update the information you’ve provided to us, please email the changes to firstname.lastname@example.org.