By using this Website and the services offered through it you: consent to the processing (including storage, transfer, and disclosure) of your personal information referred to in the Privacy Statement below for the purposes set out in that Statement; and agree to the terms and conditions of use set out in the Disclaimer. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you should exit this site now.
KD People’s reputation as a recruiter is reliant on our candidates’ trust and consequently the effective and professional use of the information you provide us is paramount. KD People Ltd is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This notice sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
Any visitor who submits information to KD People warrants that the information provided is complete, true and accurate in all respects.
We are a recruitment agency and recruitment business as defined in the Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003 (our business). We collect the personal data of the following types of people to allow us to undertake our business:
We collect information about you to carry out our core business and ancillary activities.
Our legitimate interests in collecting and retaining your personal data are described below:
As a recruitment business and recruitment agency we introduce candidates to clients for permanent employment, temporary worker placements or independent professional contracts. The exchange of personal data of our candidates and our client contacts is a fundamental, essential part of this process.
In order to support our candidates’ career aspirations and our clients’ resourcing needs we require a database of candidate and client personal data containing historical information as well as current resourcing requirements.
To maintain, expand and develop our business we need to record the personal data of prospective candidates and client contacts.
To deliver our services we need to contact candidates on a regular basis, through various routes such as email, phone, job alerts and other relevant notifications.
Should we want or need to rely on consent to lawfully process your data we will request your consent orally, by email or by an online process for the specific activity we require consent for and record your response on our system. Where consent is the lawful basis for our processing you have the right to withdraw your consent to this particular processing at any time.
This is information about you that you give us by filling in forms on our site www.kdpeople.com (our site) or by corresponding with us by phone, e-mail or otherwise. It includes information you provide when you register to use our site, to enter our database, subscribe to our services, attend our events, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on our site enter a competition, promotion or survey, and when you report a problem with our site.
The information you give us or we collect about you may include your name, address, demographic information such as post code, private and corporate e-mail address and phone number, financial information, compliance documentation and references verifying your qualifications and experience and your right to work in the United Kingdom, curriculum vitae and photograph, employment details, employment preferences, links to your professional profiles available in the public domain e.g. LinkedIn, Twitter, business Facebook or corporate website.
We will use your information and the subsequent information we collect about you, to create a database. This database and the information it contains may be used by KD People and its clients for the purpose of assessing your suitability, qualifications and skills for current recruitment assignments and – in some specific instances – recruitment assignments which we think may be of interest to you in the future. In the latter instance we will always gain your permission before discussing your personal details with clients.
We may transfer this database, including all personal data contained in it, to a third party who acquires all or substantially all of the assets or stock in our company or our website service whether by merger, acquisition, reorganisation or otherwise.
In some instances, we may be required to take up references, credit checks and other lawful checks. We may record and store any telephone calls you have with our consultants or support staff for record keeping, training, and quality control purposes.
Unless specifically requested otherwise by you we will use contact information such as your email address, telephone number and address you supply us to contact you. As a company dedicated to forwarding the careers of all candidates we talk to we may also contact you about KD People hosted forums, meetings and other services and products which we think may be of benefit or interest to you.
The data that we collect from you may/will be transferred to, and stored at, https://www.bullhorn.com/. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
With regard to each of your visits to our site we will automatically collect the following information:
Technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, browser type and version.
Information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), products/jobs you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
KD People want to ensure that all our websites and services are easy to use, information is clear, quickly available and reliable. This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on your computer, including small files which are known as cookies.
These pieces of information are used to improve our services for you by, for example:
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.
How you can control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see AboutCookies.org. You can delete all the cookies already on your computer and you can set most browsers to block them being placed. But if you do this, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit the site.
KD People provides, from time to time, hyperlinks to other websites outside of the KD People. If you use these hyperlinks, then you will be leaving this Website and your access and use of those websites will not be governed by this KD People Privacy Statement. It is your responsibility to check the other websites and any privacy policies that may govern those websites to find out how your data will be treated by the operators of those websites. If you do not wish for us to process your information in the way just described or if you have any queries about how we process the information we store on you please contact us directly.
Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:
Any other use of materials on this site, including reproduction, modification, distribution or republication, without the prior written permission of KD People Ltd, is strictly prohibited.
The information provided on this site is free of charge and for general informational purposes only and the transmission, downloading or sending of any information or other material through or in connection with this site does not create any contractual relationship between you and KD People.
This site may contain links to third party sites. Those third party sites are beyond the control of KD People and you accept that when you leave this site (whether knowingly or not) KD People can no longer be responsible in any way or accept any liability whatsoever for any material that you encounter on those sites nor for any transactions between you and those sites.
KD People uses reasonable care and skill in providing the content on this site but does not represent or warrant the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or suitability of the content, or that use of the site is free of risk of viruses or other damage.
KD People will not be liable for any claims, losses, including but not limited to direct, indirect, special, economic and consequential loss or damage (including but not limited to loss of profits, loss of revenue, loss of goodwill or loss of or corruption to data), whether in contract, tort, negligence, misrepresentation, breach of statutory duty or otherwise howsoever arising out of or in connection with the use of this site.
Nothing in this Disclaimer shall exclude or limit the liability of KD People for death or personal injury due to its negligence or for its fraud.
This is information we retain about you from other sources such as LinkedIn, corporate websites, job board websites, online CV libraries, your business card, personal recommendations, and any relevant social media sites. In this case we will inform you by sending you an email, within a maximum of 30 days of collecting the data of the fact we hold personal data about you, otherwise it will be deleted from our database.
We understand our legal duty to retain accurate data and only retain personal data for as long as we need it for our legitimate business interests and that you are happy for us to do so.
We do the following to try to ensure our data is accurate:
The GDPR provides you with the following rights. To:
Access to information
The Data Protection Act 1998 and the GDPR give you the right to access information held about you. We also encourage you to contact us to ensure your data is accurate and complete.
Changes to the Privacy Statement/ Disclaimer, further information and contact details
KD People reserves the right to amend its prevailing Privacy Statement and/ or Disclaimer at any time without notice and place any such amendments on this Website. You should visit this page periodically to review the KD People Privacy Statement and Disclaimer. If you have any concerns, queries or requests for us to not process your information in the way detailed in this statement please contact:
Data Protection Officer
KD People Ltd (17 The Avenue, Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0DE)