At Silver Search we are committed to ensuring privacy of personal information about individuals, our clients and other members of the public.
We want you to be assured that the information you submit via our website and job boards remains private and is only used for the purposes set out in this policy.
Types of personal information collected
Personal information is any information or an opinion, whether true or not, about you. It would include the opinions of others about your work performance, whether true or not, your work experience and qualifications, working rights, aptitude test results and other information obtained by us in connection with your possible work placements.
Personal information includes sensitive information as defined in privacy legislation. In most cases sensitive information will only be disclosed with your permission.
Collection and our purposes for collecting personal information
Personal and sensitive information will be collected from you directly when you complete our registration forms or any other information in connection with your application to us for registration. This includes personal and sensitive information recorded from reference checking.
We collect the personal information of candidates to provide prospective employers with a comprehensive understanding of their skills and experience and an assessment of their suitability for a position we are seeking to fill on their behalf. We may also from time to time use your Personal Information to send you automated email messages regarding our services or special offers.
Disclosure of your personal information
We may disclose your personal information, including to trusted third parties, for the purposes for which it is primarily held or for a related secondary purpose and in some cases we may only disclose information with your consent. We may also release information relating to you to regulatory or law enforcement authorities, if required.
If you do not provide us with the information we seek:
– We may be limited in our ability to locate suitable work for you – We may be limited in our ability to place you in work.
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Accessing and updating your information
If you wish to request access to copies of your files to update or remove your personal information or not to receive updates, please contact our Privacy Officer on 1300 557 046
Storage and Security
Silver Search always takes reasonable steps to protect personal information whether or not it is stored electronically or hard copy from misuse, loss, unauthorised access or disclosure. All personal information is destroyed in a secure manner or deleted from our system when no longer required. As the Federal Government introduces new privacy legislation, Silver Search’s privacy policies will be reviewed and updated as appropriate.