“Compass Children’s Homes” and “Compass Community Schools” are trading names for Companies listed below. This policy relates to staff recruitment for the following legal entities part of Compass Community Limited:

  • Compass Community Limited (as parent company to subsidiary companies listed below)
  • Compass Children’s Homes Limited
  • Compass Children’s Homes Kent Limited






Compass Children’s Homes is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement sets forth our current privacy practices with regard to the information we collect when you or your computer interact with compasschildrenshomes.com.

By accessing this website, you acknowledge and fully understand our Privacy Statement and freely consent to the information collection and use practices described in this Website Privacy Statement. In this privacy policy references to “we”, “us” and “our” are to Compass Community Limited. References to “our Website” or “the Website” are to compasschildrenshomes.com.

As a “data controller”, we are responsible for deciding how we process personal data about you. We take your privacy seriously and we are fully committed to protecting your personal data at all times. We will only process your personal data in accordance with applicable data protection laws, adhering to the principles (as applicable) contained in the GDPR. Our Data Protection Officer is responsible for ensuring that this privacy notice is maintained. That post is held by Jamie Wright, Chief Financial Officer.

What information we collect and how

The information we collect via the Website may include the following:
Your IP Address. This is a string of numbers unique to your computer that is recorded by our web server when you request any page or component on the Website. This information is used to monitor your usage of the Website. Data recorded by the Website which allows us to recognise you and your preferred settings. This saves you from re-entering information on return visits to the site. Such data is recorded locally on your computer through the use of cookies.

Cookies

Our website uses cookies for statistical analysis, to improve user experience, to monitor user behaviour and to alter information presented to users based on their preferences. Any information gathered by our use of cookies is compiled on an aggregate, anonymous basis. We do not otherwise track any information about your use of other websites. We will not share your data with any third party. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, however you may delete, or disable cookies in your browser settings. Please note that you may not be able to take full advantage of a website if you disable cookies.

Analytical research

Google Analytics/Double Click

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of our website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Further information about Google’s privacy policy may be obtained from http://www.google.com/privacy.html. We use Google Analytics remarketing codes to log when users view specific pages or take specific actions on the website. This allows us to provide targeted advertising in the future. If you do not wish to receive this type of advertising from us in the future you can opt out using the DoubleClick opt-out page http://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb#display_optout.

Marketing using audience building

Facebook

If provided, your email address may be used to create custom audiences on Facebook. Custom audiences are used to deliver advertisements to website visitors on Facebook based on email addresses. We do this in order to target other potential employees through pre-defined criteria set by the marketing platform. We use this data in accordance with Facebook’s Data Use Policy which can be found under: http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.

Email marketing

Newsletters/updates

If provided, we will use your email address to send you regular updates on articles posted on our website and things we think may be useful to you in your journey as a staff member with Compass Children’s Homes. You can choose to unsubscribe to these emails at any time.

Conversion tracking

Google Adwords/Bing Ads

This website uses Google AdWords and Microsoft Bing Ads conversion tracking features on certain pages. If you contact us online, the destination page will have code on it that will help us understand the path you took to arrive on that page. Whilst this information is not personally identifying, we may use AdWords or Bing services in order to serve advertisements to you based on the pages you visit on our website.