Privacy and GDPR
The privacy of our stakeholders is important to us and the trust takes care to safeguard it. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires organisations to process personal data in a transparent manner. Our privacy notices are designed to inform you:
- How and why the trust uses your personal data
- What your rights are under GDPR, and,
- How to contact us so that you can exercise those rights.
Web browser cookies
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are transferred to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (all referred to here as a ‘device’) through your web browser. They are stored on your device’s hard drive and contain a unique number, but no personal data. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site and a more tailored site experience to you.
Cookies we use, including those set by add-ons:
|Google Analytics||Functional cookies||This collects information about how visitors use the website, to be able to compile reports and make improvements to better meet our users’ needs. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Google Analytics data and privacy information. Opt our add-on for Google Analytics.|
|Google Analytics||Targeting cookies||We use Google Analytics Audience Demographics and Interest Reporting within Google Analytics to further our audience understanding so we can improve our content and user experience accordingly. Opt out of Google’s personalised advertising.|
|Functional cookies||We use Twitter to display relevant feeds on our sites to enhance our content. Twitter widget data such as page visit and browser information is held within the cookie. Twitter also uses logged in status information and may tailor content to improve your experience. Twitter privacy information and preference options.|
Changes to our cookie statement
Any changes we may make to our cookie statement in the future will be posted on this page.
Data Protection Officer
Bradgate Education Partnership
Trust Offices, Wreake Valley Academy