Terms of Access

This website of schofieldbritten.co.uk ("Site") is offered as a free service to you, the user. You have the opportunity to take independent legal advice on these terms and conditions of access ("Access Agreement") before continuing to use the Site. However, we have tried to keep them simple and as easy to understand as possible. Your use of this Site is governed by this Access Agreement. Your acceptance constitutes agreement by you to all of the Agreement. Only those who enter into this Access Agreement are authorised to use this Site.
Please read this Access Agreement carefully and if you do not accept any of the terms in their entirety, or you have any queries and require assistance, please telephone Customer Services Department on 0844 800 7379.

1.    Company Details

1.1    The main purpose of the Site is to provide hiring management services to employers, job applicants and recruiters.

1.1    The Site is operated by Schofield Britten Limited, a company registered under the Companies Act in England (company number 6467473). 

Our Registered Office address is:

Charlotte House
Stanier Way
Wyvern Business Park
DE21 6BF

For any assistance you can telephone us on 0844 800 7379
2.    Copyright / Trademark / License

2.1    All names and logos are the property of Schofield Britten Limited. All contents of this Site are copyright © 2013 Schofield Britten Limited protected and may also be protected by other means.

2.2    No part of the Site may be reproduced in any form whether electronically or otherwise without the prior consent of Schofield Britten, other than temporarily as one single copy to print out for personal use, or in the cache of your computer in the course of using the Site.

2.3    You must retain all copyright or trademark notices contained on this Site on any copy you make of it or part of it.

2.4    You may not sell or modify what is on the Site or reproduce, display, publicly perform or distribute the material on it in any way for any public or commercial purpose and may only use the Site for the purposes envisaged by the Site. 
3.    Use of this Site

3.1    Upon your acceptance of this Access Agreement, you are authorised to browse all areas of this Site that do not require specific registration, unless you have been issued with an authorised password allowing you access into other areas of the site.

3.2    You will ensure that any information, data or material that you submit or post to the Site

3.2.1    Is up-to-date, completely accurate and not misleading;
3.2.2    Is not in violation of any applicable law or regulation and does not infringe any third party intellectual property rights;
3.2.3    Is not abusive, obscene, threatening, harassing, defamatory or sexually explicit by nature or content;

3.3    You are responsible for your own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their posting. If you submit information to us, by doing so, you give us a non-exclusive royalty free licence to use it. We may use such materials in and at our discretion any may remove materials from the Site without notice to you and at any time.

3.4    In using this Site you will not impersonate or misrepresent any person or entity.

3.5    You will ensure that in using this Site you do not cause obstruction, damage or interference to this Site in its entirety:

3.5.1    You will not upload or post any viruses, files or codes which are constructed to cause obstruction, damage or interference to the Site or services;
3.5.2    You will not use any device, software or routine to interfere with the proper working of the Site or services or any activity being conducted on the Site;
3.5.3    You will not attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Site.
3.5.4    You will not use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search the Site other than the search engine and search agents available from schofieldbritten.co.uk, other than generally available third party web browsers e.g. Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Explorer.
4.    Data Protection

4.1    If you provide any personal details or information to Schofield Britten (for example your name or address) then we may process that data under the Data Protection Act 1998. You consent to Schofield Britten using any personal details you give for internal administrative purposes. Data could be transmitted outside the UK but Schofield Britten will at all times adhere to the data protection principles outlined in the Data Protection Act 1998.
4.2    If you give fax, telephone or e-mail details you authorise schofieldbritten.co.uk or its associates to contact you using that method. If you decide that you no longer wish us to communicate with you, or the details we hold on you change, or you decide to register with the Telephone Preference Service or Fax Preference Service in the UK or any equivalent you agree to tell us to enable us to update our records.

4.3    You agree to comply with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 in the processing of personal data available on the Site.
5.    Limitation on Types of Use

5.1    You may not modify copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, products or services obtained from the Site.
6.    Liability Disclaimer

6.1    Information contained in or accessible via the Site changes on a regular basis. Schofield Britten is not able to verify all the information that is supplied from any other individual or organisation and cannot be responsible for the content or integrity of such information. Schofield Britten uses all reasonable care to check the accuracy and integrity of information published on this Site. You should note that Schofield Britten does not give any guarantee that any information will be accurate or up-to-date and the user acknowledges that the information, products and services published on this Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors.
6.2    You acknowledge and agree that use of the Site and any information and material in any way what so ever, you do so at your own risk and we cannot be responsible for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by any such use.

6.3    Schofield Britten is not able to guarantee that its service will be uninterrupted or error-free. Schofield Britten shall not at any time be liable for any damages (whether indirect, incidental, special, consequential, including loss of profit or otherwise) arising out of any connection with the use of the Site, with any delayed access to or inability to use the Site, or for any information or services obtained through the Site, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise.

6.4    Access to the Site may be interrupted, restricted or delayed. To the extent that it is within our reasonable control to do so, we will aim to restore services as quickly as possible, although we will are not obligated to do so and shall not be liable in the event that we have not done so.

6.5    Schofield Britten may make improvements or alterations to this Site at any time and without notice. Schofield Britten is not responsible in any way whatsoever for the content of the Site accessed, nor (because of its links with other web sites) can it guarantee that use of the Site will be free from virus contamination.

6.6    Schofield Britten makes no representations about the suitability of the information and services contained on, or accessed via, this Site for any purpose. In particular, and without limit on the above, Schofield Britten cannot guarantee that any opportunity displayed on the Site is available or suitable for any particular individual. All guarantees, terms and conditions with regard to this information and services whether implied by statute, collaterally or otherwise, of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

6.7    You acknowledge that any agreements entered into with a third party are done so at your own risk and responsibility as we cannot certify or vouch for their suitability and we accept no liability to you or them in conjunction with any aspect of your arrangement or agreements with them.

6.8    Nothing in this clause 6 shall affect the statutory rights of any person dealing as a consumer nor shall anything in this Access Agreement exclude or limit liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence or fraudulent misrepresentation.

6.9    Time shall not be the essence in respect of Schofield Britten’s obligations under this Access Agreement.
7.    Links to Third-Party Sites

7.1    The Site may contain hyperlinks to web sites operated by parties other than schofieldbritten.co.uk. These hyperlinks are provided for reference only. Schofield Britten does not control these websites and is not responsible for their contents. The inclusion of hyperlinks to these web sites does not imply and endorse the material on them or any association with their operators.

7.2    You must seek the written consent of Schofield Britten before creating any hyperlink to the Site. Schofield Britten reserves the right to remove any hyperlink at any time and without notice and shall not be obliged to give a reason for doing so. If you become concerned about the content of a Site linked to or from the Site, please inform Schofield Britten immediately via e-mail to service@schofieldbritten.co.uk If your complaint is about unsuitable content you may also consider reporting the matter to the Internet Watch Foundation who can be contacted via their web site at http://www.iwf.org.uk/

8.    Changes to Terms and Conditions of the Site

8.1    Schofield Britten reserves the right to amend or remove this Access Agreement under which the Site is offered. It will do this by altering this Access Agreement on the Site and this alteration will then be effective immediately. For this reason:

8.1.1    You should regularly visit the Access Agreement on the Site as the current version will be binding on you;
8.1.2    We reserve the right not to publish information or materials submitted to the Site and we reserve the right to terminate or suspend access to all or parts of the Site at any time and without notice;
8.1.3    As a result of materials being removed, amended or unpublished you will have no rights to claim compensation.
9.    Other General Terms

9.1    Any e-mail or other form of communication between representatives of Schofield Britten and other parties will be deemed covered by this Access Agreement of this agreement.
9.2    The laws of England govern this Access Agreement, where the Site originates and the Courts in England shall have the exclusive jurisdiction in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorised in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of this Access Agreement, including without limitation this paragraph.

9.3    You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between you and schofieldbritten.co.uk as a result of this Access Agreement or use of the Site. Each and every provision of this Access Agreement is separate and severable. If any part of this Access Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set out above, then the validity and enforceability of the remainder of this Access Agreement shall not be affected.

9.4  This Access Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and schofieldbritten.co.uk with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between you and schofieldbritten.co.uk with respect to the Site.

9.5   A printed version of this Access Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Access Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

9.6    Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

9.7    You confirm that you are 18 years of age or over. If required by law you will provide verification of age and details of residency as necessary.