Samuelson, Heers and Associates LLC and ChristianTeachingJobs.com (collectively the "Company") is committed to respecting the privacy of our users. We strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to the Company website(s) (sometimes referred to herein as the "Company Sites") and does not apply to information we collect in any other fashion.
Your data will be stored and processed in whole or in part in the United States. The information we gather on the Company Sites may be shared within the Company and any affiliated companies on a worldwide basis in order to deliver the products and services we offer to employers such as searches for job seekers or in order to undertake analysis of our database such as aggregate profiling of our registered users. "Affiliated companies" means entities that control, are controlled by or are under common control with Samuelson, Heers and Associates LLC.
The Company Sites may contain links to other Web sites over which we have no control. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other Web sites to which you choose to link from our Company Sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other Web sites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information.
Collection and Use of Information by Company
In some areas of the Company Sites, we request or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number credit card number, social security number, contact information, billing information and any other information from which your identity is discernible. In other areas, we collect or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your ZIP code, age, preferences, gender, interests and favorites. Sometimes we collect or may collect a combination of the two types of information. Examples of areas on the Company Sites where we collect personal or combined personal and demographic data are pages where you can open an account, create a profile, sign up to use a service, or post a resume or profile. In addition, we may indirectly collect information about you when you use certain third party services available on the Company Sites. For example, if you register on ChristianTeachingJobs.com by using your Microsoft Passport user name and password, you authorize us to have access to and store the information in your Passport account profile; such information will be subject to, and treated in accordance with, the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement.
We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of the Company Sites, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses, but is not linked to your personal information.
We may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioral, preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information. If you do provide such information, you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in accordance with the policies and practices described in this Privacy Statement. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving e-mail or other communications about particular products or services.
If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about the Company Sites or refer a job posting to a friend, we will ask you for your friend's name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the Company Sites or view the job posting. We do not store this information.
Our Use of Your Information
We use the information we gather on Company Sites, whether personal, demographic, collective or technical, for the purpose of operating and improving the Company Sites, fostering a positive user experience, and delivering the products and services that we offer.
If you have provided consent for us to do so, we may also use the information we gather to inform you of other products or services available from us or our affiliated companies or to contact you about your opinion of current products and services or potential new products and services that may be offered.
We may use your contact information in order to send you e-mail or other communications regarding updates at the Company Sites, and if you have requested information on new opportunities and additional job postings which may be of interest to you. The nature and frequency of these messages will vary depending upon the information we have about you.
In addition, at the time of registration for an account, you have the option to elect to receive additional communications, information and promotions, including without limitation, free informational newsletters from us relating to topics that may be of special interest to you, such as career management advice.
We have areas on the Company Sites where you can submit feedback. Any feedback you submit in these areas becomes our property, and we can use such feedback (such as success stories) for marketing purposes or to contact you for further information.
Choices Regarding the Disclosure of Personal Information to Others
We do not disclose your personal information to third parties, or your combined personal and demographic information or information about your use of Company Sites (such as the areas you visit or the services you access), except as set forth below.
- We disclose information to third parties if you consent to such disclosure. For example, if you indicate that you would like to receive information about the opportunities, products or services of third parties at the time you register for an account, we supply your contact information to third parties such as employers, recruiters, data aggregators, marketers or others for the purpose of sending you e-mail or otherwise communicating with you. We use data we have about you (such as the interests and preferences you have expressed) to determine whether you might be interested in the opportunities, products or services of a particular third-party.
- We disclose information to companies and individuals we employ to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include hosting our Web servers, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. These companies and individuals will have access to your personal information as necessary to perform their functions, but they may not share that information with any other third party.
- We disclose information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.
- We disclose and transfer information to a third party who acquires all or a substantial portion of our business, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In addition, in the event we become the subject of a bankruptcy proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, we or our trustee in bankruptcy may sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction approved by the bankruptcy court. You will be notified of sale of all or a substantial portion of our business to a third party via email or through a prominent notice posted on the Company Sites.
If you have a profile registered with the Company, other users or members of Company Sites may access your profile, however, they will not have access to your contact information and your contact information is not displayed in any profile.
Other Uses of Information
We also share aggregated anonymous information about visitors to Company Sites with its clients, partners and other third parties so that they can understand the kinds of visitors to the Company Sites and how those visitors use the Company Sites.
If you apply for a position on ChristianTeachingJobs.com, you may be asked to provide information on your gender, race or other protected status where permitted by applicable law. Some employers are required by law to gather this information from job applicants for reporting and record-keeping requirements. You should understand that if provided, this information will be used by employers only in accordance with applicable law and will not be used in making any negative employment decisions. All information provided will be kept separate from your expression of interest in any job opportunity. Providing this information is strictly voluntary and you will not be subject to any adverse action or treatment if you choose not to provide this information.
Personal Information on Resumes and Profiles
- Since ChristianTeachingJobs.com is a career site, posting of your resume provides access to the same by all members and subscribers.
In addition, portions of your searchable resume (but not your contact information) may be made public in your profile.
We attempt to limit access to our searchable resume database (or copies thereof) only to paying employers, recruiters, hiring managers, headhunters, and human resource professionals, but cannot guarantee that other parties will not gain access to this database. We are not responsible for the use made of resumes by third parties who access such resumes while they are in our searchable database. However, the portions of your searchable resume (not your contact information) that are automatically made public in your profile are accessible to anyone who uses the Company Sites. You may remove your resume on the Company Site or delete your profile at anytime, but, employers, recruiters and others who have paid for access to the Company resume database or to obtain a copy of that database or have paid for access to the Company Sites, as well as parties who have otherwise gained access may have retained a copy of your resume or profile in their own files or databases. We are not responsible for the retention, use or privacy of resumes or profiles in these instances.
Posting to Public Areas
Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of the Company Sites, such as in online forums or chat rooms, or in the Company's searchable resume database, such information may be collected and used by others over whom we have no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of the Company Sites.
We use "cookies" to help personalize and maximize your online experience and time online. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard drive by a Web page server. Cookies are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to your computer, and can only be read by a Web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
You may have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline all cookies if you prefer. Alternatively, you may be able to modify your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis. If you choose to decline cookies, however, that may hinder performance and negatively impact your experience on the Company Sites.
Use of Web Beacons
The Company Sites may contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that allow us to count users who have visited those pages and to deliver co-branded services. Web beacons are not used to access your personally identifiable information; they are a technique we use to compile aggregated statistics about our Web site usage. Web beacons collect only a limited set of information including a cookie number, time and date of a page view, and a description of the page on which the Web beacon resides.
You may not decline web beacons, however, they can be rendered ineffective by declining all cookies or modifying your browser setting to notify you each time a cookie is tendered and permit you to accept or decline cookies on an individual basis.
Third parties are not permitted to use Web beacons on the Company Sites.
Access to and Modification of Your Information
You may review, correct, update or change your Company account, profile or account information at any time.
To change your Company account information, simply log into your account, go to your Account Profile, review your account information and, if you wish, edit it with the options provided. [Add Link] to access your Account Profile page.
To change your profile, simply log into your My Network account, click edit inside your Profile or choose a link under Manage Your Profile. [Add Link] to access your Company Profile page. To change your billing account information, simply log into your Company account and choose a link under Manage Your Account. [Add Link] to access your Company Profile page.
If you opted to receive newsletters, commercial e-mails or other communications from the Company or third parties at the time you created an account, but subsequently change your mind, you may opt-out by editing your Account Profile as described above. If you previously opted not to receive such communications, you may later opt-in by editing your Account Profile as well.
We retain indefinitely all the information we gather about you in an effort to make your repeat use of the Company Sites more efficient, practical, and relevant. Of course, you can delete your resume from the Company's online database, close your Company account at any time delete your profile and close your account, in which event we will remove all our copies of your resume from the Company Sites, your account information and remove your profile and account information, except for an archival copy which is not accessible on the Internet.
Security of the Personal Information
We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot
guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
When you place an order online at the Company Sites, your credit card information is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer ("SSL") protocol. SSL makes it difficult for your credit card information to be intercepted or stolen while being transmitted. We use a service company to process its credit card transactions. For further information on this company's privacy and security practices, please [Add Link].
The Company Sites are not intended for children under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18.
We participate in the Department of Commerce's Safe Harbor Framework arising out of the U.S. implementation of the European Union Data Protection Directive. We have certified adherence to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles for each of the Company Sites. For more information about the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles and to view our certification, visit the U.S. Department of Commerce's Safe Harbor Web site. If you would like to contact us directly about the Safe Harbor program, please send an e-mail to the Company.
Changes to Privacy Statement
If we decide to materially change our Privacy Statement for the Company and the Company Sites, we will post those changes through a prominent notice on the web site so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and to whom we will disclose it.
If at any time, you have questions or concerns about this Privacy Statement or believe that we have not adhered to this Privacy Statement, please feel free to email us at privacystatement@ChristianTeachingJobs.com or call us at 561-693-5665 and speak to one of our representatives. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly answer your question or resolve your problem.
ChristianTeachJobs.com is the name under which Samuelson, Heers and Associates LLC, a Florida limited liability company, with its principal place of business at 5843 Thistledown Court, West Palm Beach, FL 33414, and certain of its affiliated companies worldwide, do business. Samuelson, Heers and Associates, LLC is the legal entity which determines the purposes and means of processing the information gathered at the Company Sites.
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