The policy sets out the different areas of user privacy and outlines the obligations and requirements of the users, the website and website owners. This policy also sets out the way this website processes, stores and protects user data and information.
This website and its owners take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience. This website complies to all UK national laws and requirements for user privacy.
Contact and Communications
This website includes areas where you are requested to input information about yourself. This information will not be supplied to any third party, and will only be used for subsequent communications, if indicated by the user at the time of submission. The data will be kept for no longer than is required and in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Your data may be shared among the University and College partners of Higher Horizons+.
In submitting your personal information online, you are agreeing that Higher Horizons+ staff may use your details for the sole purpose of conducting the business of Higher Horizons+. If at any time you no longer wish to receive any information from Higher Horizons+, please respond to any email and state that you wish to “unsubscribe”.
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website.
The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
Social Media Platforms
Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms are custom to the terms and conditions and privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively. Higher Horizons+ use Twitter and Facebook as their official social media channels.
Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.
Higher Horizons+ may share web links to relevant web pages through its social media channels. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy URLs. Users are advised to take caution and use judgement before clicking any shortened URLs published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine URLs are published, many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.