How and what data do we collect?
We gather statistical information about all visitors of our website regarding page and service usage. We only use this data in aggregate form. This information helps us to improve the services we offer.
We also obtain information about you via our website when you upload your CV and through third party sites such as any job boards we work with as well as connecting via LinkedIn.
We also gather statistical information collectively about all visitors to this website regarding page and service usage. We only use such data in aggregate form. This information helps us to improve the services we offer our visitors.
In order to provide a better service for you, Michael Bailey Associates collects personal data such as your name, email, your address, age and any additional information provided on your CVs. We may also collect sensitive data such as your eligibility, passport details and bank account details. This will be on the basis that you have been offered a job position through our services. We may in some cases collect data on information such as criminal records to comply with legal and regulatory laws set in place.
This data is collected so that we can provide a better service enabling us to match details with current vacancies tailoring our services to you.
Please note that the information collected may also be shared and be made accessible by our international offices to accommodate our services to the candidates’ requirements.
How is your information stored and used?
On our websites, we give you the option to upload/ email your CVs to our consultants who will then process your application. This information will only be accessed by Michael Bailey Associates employees.
We use the information to identify which job roles would be best suited for you. Only once the candidate confirms that they are happy to be represented by Michael Bailey Associates will we pass on the relevant data to our clients.
All data that is collected through our websites is stored on a CRM database which is a central system accessible by all our employees. This system secures the information garnered with unique password and encryption.
You have the right at any time to ask us for a copy of the information you supplied that we hold. We have the right to charge a small fee for this service. If you would like to make a request for information, please contact . You also have the right to ask Michael Bailey Associates Group to stop using your information.
There are no outside parties who may exert any influence or control over the running of the business. Should the ownership of Michael Bailey Associates Group change you will be notified and the implications for your information explained. Except in the case of complying with a legal or regulatory requirement, Michael Bailey Associates Group does not and will not disclose your information to third parties without your consent.
Below we explain how cookies are used in general by these sites and how you can control cookies that maybe in use by these sites.
Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by your web browser. They can be used for many things such as remembering whether you have visited a site before, keeping you logged in. Or helping us understand how you use our sites. They do not include personnel information about you such as your name. To understand more about cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org
We may collect information automatically when you visit the Websites, using cookies. The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit. You can choose, below, not to allow cookies. This will not guarantee that your experience with the Websites will be as good as if you did allow cookies.
The information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; it includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the Websites and your location.
Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.
These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:
- Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 (this page links to further information for different versions of IE - the mobile version is at http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx).
- Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
- Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html (or http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677 for mobile versions)
- Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
- Blackberries: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp
- Android: http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022
- Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/
Types of Cookies in use:
The Websites make use of the following cookies:
1. Analytics cookies
These monitor how visitors move around the Websites and how they reached it. This is used so that we can see total (not individual) figures on which types of content user’s value most, for instance.
You can opt out of these if you want:
2. Site management cookies
These are used to maintain your identity or session on the Websites. For instance, where our websites run on more than one server, we use a cookie to ensure that you are sent information by one specific server (otherwise you may log in or out unexpectedly).
These cookies cannot be turned off individually but you could change your browser setting to refuse all cookies (see above) if you do not wish to accept them.
The Data Protection Act 1998
The information that you give us, including your CV/resume and e-mail address, is termed "personal data" under the Data Protection Act 1998. We must therefore follow the principles set out in that Act when we process your personal data. All the personal data that we obtain from you is held on our central in-house database. Michael Bailey Associates Group is a "data controller" for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998.Please note that clicking on to links on our websites may result in you transferring to another website, where data privacy practices may be different to that of Michael Bailey Associates Group. Visitors should review the other websites' privacy policies, as we have no control over what happens to information that is submitted to or collected by these third parties.
Whilst Michael Bailey Associates Group uses reasonable care in publishing the information found on these Websites, it is provided purely for information and you should not rely upon without seeking further guidance and making independent enquiries.
Michael Bailey Associates Group gives no warranty over the completeness, accuracy, currency, adequacy, suitability or functionality of this web site, or of the information it contains nor makes any such warranty in respect of any information carried on any website operated by a third party which may be accessed from this website, nor that the information on this or any third party website has in any way been verified by Michael Bailey Associates Group.
Michael Bailey Associates Group gives no guarantee of the continued existence or availability of any appointment advertised on this site. By using these Websites you assume the risk that the information on these Websites may be incomplete, inaccurate, out of date or may not meet your requirements.
These Websites were created in England. Any interpretation of its content, claims or disputes (of whatever nature and not limited to contractual issues) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts under English law.
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