Privacy

This privacy policy sets out how Academy Ambassadors at the New Schools Network uses and protects any information that you provide when you use this website.

Academy Ambassadors 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.

Academy Ambassadors may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page periodically to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st October 2015.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name.
  • Contact information including email address.
  • Demographic information such as postcode.
  • Any details contained within your CV including contact details; employment history and relevant appointments/ positions.
  • Information about your academy trust and your board requirements. 
  • Other information relevant to matching business leaders to academy trust boards.

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may periodically send emails or make phone calls about our activity, ways in which we can help or other information that we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

Security

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.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. 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.

Controlling your personal information

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. The charity, New Schools Network, runs the Academy Ambassadors (AA) service. The service is supported and funded by the Department for Education (DfE) and we work in partnership with the Inspiring Governance service (IG) run by the Education and Employers Taskforce. Please email a reply or contact Academy Ambassadors if you do not want to share information provided to AA with IG and DfE.

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at academyambassadors@newschoolsnetwork.org.

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 7 Heron Quays, London, E14 4JB.

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.