Privacy Policy

At Uniting Ambition we take all necessary steps to respect your privacy and to ensure that the personal data we hold is processed fairly and lawfully. We’re committed to respecting your privacy and complying with our obligations under the 1998 Data Protection Act.

This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed. Please take the time to read this carefully.

Information we may collect from you. You can visit our websites without disclosing any personal information about yourself (although please note that we may use cookies and collect other non-personally identifiable information about your browsing activity). If you do submit personal information, by registering on our site, submitting a job application, completing a form or uploading your CV, you can be assured that we will only use your information in accordance to the Data Protection Act of 1998.

We collect information on you

  • When you register either by submitting a form, completing a job application or uploading a CV
  • If you choose to comment or interact with our articles
  • If you enter a promotion on our site or social networks
  • If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence

When applying for a job we will often require personal information about you (including your name, e-mail address, postal address and telephone number), along with details of your current and previous employment history, education and training.

Non-personally Identifiable Information

We may also collect non-personally identifiable information about your visit to our website based on your browsing activities. This information may include the pages you visit and jobs viewed or applied for. This information helps us to manage and develop our site to ensure we’re able to deliver the best possible online service that’s tailored to your individual interests and needs.

How we use your information

We use the information collected about you in the following ways:

  • To provide a personalised service unique to individual users
  • To help us monitor and improve the services we offer
  • To process applications
  • If we have permission to do so, market our services
  • To provide you with information about future job vacancies
  • To carry out market research and marketing analysis
  • To verify identity when required
  • To notify you of changes to our service

We do our very best to protect your privacy and ensure we use your data sensitively. We respect your privacy, therefore you should only receive marketing emails from us as determined by you. We will make sure it is clear when you can make these choices, for example we have boxes to confirm whether you want to receive marketing communications from us. That said, we may need to email you occasionally with information or questions about your registration or your application.

Disclosure of your information

We may transfer, sell or assign any of the information described in the policy to third parties that could be as a result of a sale, merger, consolidation, change of control, transfer of assets or reorganisation of our business. We may disclose your personal information to a member of our group. We will disclose information to a third party:

  • In the event that we sell or buy any business or assets, in which case we may disclose your personal data to the prospective seller or buyer of such business or assets
  • If Uniting Ambition or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets or
  • If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Uniting Ambition, our customers, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction

Access to information

You have the right to access information held about you at any time. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

Changes to our privacy policy

Uniting Ambition reserves the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time without prior notice.

Changes to our privacy policy

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be sent to Uniting Ambition, 1A Cauldon Locks, Shelton New Road, Stoke on Trent, ST4 7AB or emailed to 01782 719200