STS Placements is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
STS Placements may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 01 February 2008
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
What we do with the information we gather
- name and job title
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- identity number,
- educational history
- your current and previous employment information,
- criminal and credit records.
- other information relevant to recruitment
We require this information to enable us to facilitate a placement and to be able to contact you should we need to. We also require this information for the following reasons:
- Internal record keeping.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail.
- We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. While we have in place reasonable measures to ensure that your personal information is secure from unauthorised access, accidental disclosure, alteration or loss, we cannot guarantee that the information you provide to us over the internet is totally secure. We cannot warrant that unauthorised third parties will never be able to defeat our security measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
For security you require a login username and password to access your information on our website. You are entirely responsible for the confidentiality of your login username and password. You agree to immediately notify STS Placements of any unauthorised use of your login name and/or password. In the event that you become aware of any breach of security on your personal information you agree to notify STS Placements.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
We monitor the content of our email messages for maintenance purposes, fixing email problems or where there is a suspicion that the email is being abused.
Controlling your personal information
You can create and alter your resume online as you wish. STS only alters your resume to correct spelling errors and to remove information that would disclose your personal information.
In the event that you decide to withdraw your resume from our website, you can choose to make it unsearchable or delete it.
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
We will not share your Personal Information with persons or entities unless in accordance with the terms of this website use. You give us consent to share your personal information in the event that we are obliged to disclose your personal information to assist law enforcement and other third parties, as is necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of any illegal activity or any activity that may prejudice STS Placements to liability;
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by informing us via the feedback box on the website
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We do share aggregate information relating to trends and other statistics that is not linked to individualâ€™s personal information We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to STS Placements, Box 71899, Bryanston, 2021
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
Our goal is to give you, the user as much control and information as possible regarding your personal information and how it is used in the operation of this web site.