This is the [www.pcqhealthcare.com] (‘Website’). Your use of this Website is subject to the following terms and conditions which you are deemed to accept each and every time you use this Website.
“we” means [PCQ Healthcare Ltd], and “our” shall be construed accordingly. “you” means the person firm company or organisation browsing and/or using the Website, and “your” shall be construed accordingly. “PCQ Group” means all companies that are connected with us. A company is connected with us if it is: (i) a subsidiary or holding company of us; (ii) controlled by the same person(s) who control us or our holding company; (iii) a subsidiary or holding company of any company in (i) or (ii) above; or (iv) in the same group as any company under (i), (ii) or (iii) above. “subsidiary” and “holding company” shall be as defined in section 1159 of the Companies Act 2006. The term “control” shall have the same meaning as defined in Section 416 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988. Two companies are in the same group if they share the same ultimate holding company.
Other Applicable Terms
Changes to these Terms
Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.
Changes to our Site
We may update our Website from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
Interruptions and Omissions in Service
Our Website is made available free of charge.
We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Website.
Links to other Sites
On this Website you may be offered links to other sites which may be of interest to you. We do not accept any responsibility for or liability in respect of the content of those sites, the owners of which do not necessarily have any connection, commercial or otherwise, with us. Using automatic links to gain access to such sites is entirely at your own risk.
Information on this Site
Whilst we make every effort to ensure that the information on this Website is accurate and complete, some of the information is supplied to us by third parties and we are not able to check the accuracy or completeness of that information. We do not accept any liability arising from any inaccuracy or omission in any of the information on this Website or any liability in respect of information on this Website supplied by you, any other site user or any other person.
Your Use of this Site
You may only use this Website for lawful purposes when seeking employment or help with your career. You must not under any circumstances seek to undermine the security of the Website or any information submitted to or available through it. In particular, but without limitation, you must not seek to access, alter or delete any information to which you do not have authorised access, seek to overload the system via spamming or flooding, take any action or use any device, routine or software to crash, delay, damage or otherwise interfere with the operation of this Website or attempt to decipher, disassemble or modify any of the software, coding or information comprised in the Website.
You are solely responsible for any information submitted by you to this Website.
You are responsible for ensuring that all information supplied by you is true, accurate, up-to-date and not misleading or likely to mislead or deceive and that it is not discriminatory, obscene, offensive, defamatory or otherwise illegal, unlawful or in breach of any applicable legislation, regulations, guidelines or codes of practice or the copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property rights of any person in any jurisdiction. You are also responsible for ensuring that all information, data and files are free of viruses or other routines or engines that may damage or interfere with any system or data prior to being submitted to this site. We reserve the right to remove any information supplied by you from the Website at our sole discretion, at any time and for any reason without being required to give any explanation.
Information Submitted by You
We will use information supplied by you (including, without limitation, sensitive personal data) to aid the recruitment process and associated administrative functions. This involves, amongst other things, processing and storing information (including, without limitation, sensitive personal data) and passing or making available online such information to prospective employers and clients; information about vacancies and placements will be passed to candidates and may be posted directly onto the Website. We reserve the right to use third parties to help us process your information as part of the recruitment process. We may collect and aggregate data from the information supplied by you to help us to understand our users as a group so that we can provide you with a better service. We may also share aggregate information with selected third parties, without disclosing individual names or identifying information. You consent to us using information provided by you (including, without limitation, sensitive personal data) in each of these ways.
We will process any data which you provide in completing the online registration or application forms and any further forms, assessments or personal details which you complete or provide to us when using this site in accordance with data protection legislation.
Transfer outside the EEA: Personal information comprising your CV may be accessed through the database by third parties outside the Economic European Area (“EEA”). This could happen for instance if you apply for a vacancy where the employer is based outside the EEA. By registering and using the Website, you consent to this transfer.
Terms of Business
Each employment assignment or placement arising as a result of an introduction made by us will be subject to our standard Terms of Business as they are applicable in the circumstances. All prospective employers and clients for whom we arrange assignments or placements will be provided with a copy of the Terms of Business applicable to them at or following registration.
The rights in material on this site are protected by international copyright, software and trademark laws and you agree to use this site in a way which does not infringe these rights. You may copy material on this site for your own private or domestic purposes, but no copying for any commercial or business use is permitted.
Security and Passwords
In order to register with this Website and to sign in when you visit the site, you will need to use a user name and password. You are solely responsible for the security and proper use of your password, which should be kept confidential at all times and not disclosed to any other person. You must notify us immediately if you believe that your password is known to someone else or if it may be used in an unauthorised way. We accept no liability for any unauthorised or improper use or disclosure of any password.
We may terminate your registration and/or deny you access to the site or any part of it (including any services, goods or information available on or through the site) at any time in our absolute discretion and without any explanation or notification.
Limitation of our Liability
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
• use of, or inability to use, our site; or
• use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
• If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
• loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
• business interruption;
• loss of anticipated savings;
• loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
• any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
The use of this Website and any agreements entered into through this Website are to be governed by and construed in accordance with the law.
Intellectual Property Rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
- work-finding services to its clients and work-seekers
PCQ Healthcare must process personal data (including sensitive personal data) so that it can provide these services – in doing so, PCQ Healthcare acts as a data controller.
You may give your personal details to the PCQ Healthcare directly, such as on an application or registration form or via our website, or we may collect them from another source such as a jobs board. PCQ Healthcare must have a legal basis for processing your personal data.
For PCQ Healthcare this purpose would for providing you with work-finding services, training and/or information relating to roles relevant to you.
We will only use your personal data in accordance with the terms of Section 2 of this policy.
2. Collection and use of personal data
PCQ Healthcare will collect your personal data (which may include sensitive personal data) and will process your personal data for the purposes of which it was gathered
PCQ Healthcare will collect your data (which may include sensitive personal data) and will process your personal data for the purposes of providing you with work-finding services.
This includes for example, contacting you about job opportunities, assessing your suitability for those opportunities, updating our databases, putting you forward for job opportunities, arranging payments to you and developing and managing our services and relationship with you and our clients.
In some cases, we may be required to use your data for the purpose of investigating, reporting and detecting crime and also to comply with legislation that apply to us. We may also use your information during the course of internal audits to demonstrate our compliance with certain industry standards.
The legal bases we rely upon to offer these services to you are:
- Your consent
- Where we have a legitimate interest
- To comply with a legal obligation that we have
- To fulfil a contractual obligation that we have with you
2.1 Legitimate interest
This is where the PCQ Healthcare has a legitimate reason to process your data provided it is reasonable and does not go against what you would reasonably expect from us. Where PCQ Healthcare has relied on a legitimate interest to process your personal data our legitimate interests is/are as follows:
- Providing work-finding services to the individual, including sending their information to our clients where they have demonstrated an interest in doing that particular type of work
- Managing our database and keeping work-seeker records up to date
- Contacting the individual with information about similar products or services that may be of interest
2.2 Recipient/s of data
PCQ Healthcare will process your personal data and/or sensitive personal data with the following recipients:
- Clients that we work with to place jobs for work-seekers
- Third parties who carry out audits to ensure that PCQ Healthcare business is run according to legislation
- Other recruitment agencies in the supply chain (e.g. master/neutral vendors and second tier suppliers);
- PCQ Healthcare Insurers
- PCQ Healthcare legal advisers
- IT providers
- Any public information sources and third party organisations which carry out suitability checks on work-seekers
- Government law enforcement agencies and other regulators e.g. the Police, An Garda Siochana, HMRC, Employment Agencies Standards Inspectorate (EASI), Local Authority Designated Officers (LADOs), GLAA, HIQA
- Any other organisations an individual asks us to share their data with.
2.3 Statutory/contractual requirement
Where your personal data is required by law, and/or by a contractual requirement (e.g. our client may require this personal data), and/or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract. You are obliged to provide the personal data and if you do not the consequences of failure to provide the data is;
Impacting PCQ Healthcare ability to provide the relevant service
3. Overseas Transfers
The Group may transfer only the information you provide to us to countries outside the European Economic Area (‘EEA’) for the purposes of providing you with relevant services. We will take steps to ensure adequate protections are in place to ensure the security of your information. The EEA comprises the EU member states plus Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein.
4. Data Retention
PCQ Healthcare will retain your personal data only for as long as is necessary for the purpose we collect it. Different laws may also require us to keep different data for different periods of time.
Where PCQ Healthcare has obtained your consent to process your personal and sensitive data, we will do so in line with our retention policy. Where consent is not granted and we are not legally required to hold the data PCQ Healthcare will delete your data.
5. Your Rights
Please be aware that you have the following data protection rights:
- The right to be informed about the personal data PCQ Healthcare processes on you;
- The right of access to the personal data PCQ Healthcare processes on you;
- The right to rectification of your personal data;
- The right to erasure of your personal data in certain circumstances;
- The right to restrict processing of your personal data;
- The right to data portability in certain circumstances;
- The right to object to the processing of your personal data that was based on a public or legitimate interest;
- The right not to be subjected to automated decision making and profiling; and
- The right to withdraw consent at any time.
Where you have consented to PCQ Healthcare processing your personal data/sensitive personal data you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time by contacting email@example.com
There may be circumstances where PCQ Healthcare will still need to process your data for legal or official reasons. Where this is the case, we will restrict the data to only what is necessary for the purpose of meeting those specific reasons.
If you believe that any of your data that the PCQ Healthcare processes is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us using the details above and we will take reasonable steps to check its accuracy and correct it where necessary.
You can also contact us using the above details if you want us to restrict the type or amount of data we process for you, access your personal data or exercise any of the other rights listed above.
6. Complaints or queries
If you wish to make a complaint about this privacy notice or any of the procedures set out in it please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
You also have the right to raise concerns with the office of the Data Protection Commissioner or the Information Commissioner’s Office, or any other relevant supervisory authority, if you believe that your data protection rights have not been adhered to.
7. Communications from PCQ Healthcare
Established users may occasionally receive information on products, services, special deals, and a newsletter. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option to not receive these types of communications. Customers can unsubscribe via the unsubscribe mechanism at the bottom of each email or via our website.
Website Usage Information
Our system logs and records your IP address, dates and times of site visits, the pages visited, type of browser and cookie information. This data is only used to measure the number of visitors to the site and will not be used to identify you.
Cookies are small files placed on your computer’s hard drive, or in your browser memory, when you visit a Group website. Our cookies don’t store any personal or confidential information about you.
9. Policy Modifications