Career Accelerator Limited Privacy Policy & Cookie Policy

1. Our contact details  

Name: Career Accelerator Limited  

Address:99,The Avenue,Wembley,Middlesex HA9 9PQ.  

Phone Number: (UK) 07710282136  

E-mail:mayur@careeraccelerator.io 

2. The type of personal information we collect  

We currently collect and process the following information:  

  • Personal details including your name, your employer’s name, school  name, contact details.  
  • Information about your activities on our website and about the device  you use to access it.  
  • Any other information you may choose to send us.  

3. How we get the personal information and why we have it  

Most of the personal information we process is provided to us directly by  you for one of the following reasons:  

  • To arrange a mentoring relationship with a mentor or mentee.  
  • For mentors and mentees to attend career workshops organised by  Career Accelerator Limited or the employer companies.  
  • For mentees to arrange internship opportunities with employer  companies.  
  • With your agreement to use your data/name in case studies / impact  reports.  

We also receive personal information indirectly, from the following  sources in the following scenarios:  

  • From your school administrator or employer company network  coordinator.  
  • Enquiries made by you through our website.  

4. We use the information that you have given us in order to: 

  • To arrange a mentoring relationship with a mentor or mentee.  
  • For mentors and mentees to attend career workshops organised by  Career Accelerator Limited or the employer companies.  
  • For mentees to arrange internship opportunities with employer  companies.  
  • Respond to your enquiries and requests.  
  • Provide you with information about specific areas of interest that you  sign up to receive.  
  • Conduct due diligence.  
  • Deal with enquires and complaints made by or about the use of your  data.  

5. We may share this information with:  

  • Employer companies and school administration involved in the  mentoring programmes.  
  • Civil & Corporate (www.civilandcorporate.co.uk) for DBS checks for  mentors working with young persons below age 18 or vulnerable adults.  

We will never sell or rent your information to third parties for marketing  purposes. However we may disclose your information to third parties in  connection with other legitimate purposes as set out in this policy. These  third parties may include :  

  • suppliers and sub-contractors; Eventbrite;Mailchimp, Surveymonkey  who may process information on our self.  
  • analytics and search engine providers.  
  • IT service and website support providers.  
  • venues that host Career Accelerator events ( for security and  registration purposes).  

In addition, we may disclose your personal information :  to the extent that we are required by law;  

  • in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal  proceedings;  
  • in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights( including  providing information to others for the purpose of fraud prevention  reducing credit risk and meeting our Safeguarding duties.  
  • to any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other  competent authority for disclosure of that personal information where, in  our reasonable opinion. such court or authority would be reasonably  likely to order disclosure of that personal information.  

Except as expressly provided in this privacy statement, we will not  provide your information to third parties.  

6. Under the UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK  GDPR), the lawful bases we rely on for processing this  information are:  

(a) Your consent. You are able to remove your consent at any time. You  can do this by contacting mayur@careeraccelerator.io

(b) We rely on legitimate interest as the lawful basis on which we collect  and use your personal data. Our legitimate interests are to for the public  benefit , the promotion of career opportunities for diverse young persons  between the age of 14-18 and LGBT+ young adults aged 18-30.  

7. How we store your personal information  

Your information is securely stored.  

We limit access to your personal information to those who have a genuine  business need to know it. Those processing your information will do so  only in an authorised manner and are subject to a duty of confidentiality.  

Career Accelerator has appropriate security measures in place to prevent  personal information from being accidentally lost, or used or accessed in  an unauthorised way.  

We also have procedures in place to deal with any suspected data security  breach. We will notify you and any applicable regulator of a suspected  data security breach where we are legally required to do so.  

If you want detailed information from Get Safe Online on how to protect  your information and your computers and devices against fraud, identity  

theft, viruses and many other online problems, please visit  www.getsafeonline.org. Get safe Online is supported by HM Government  and leading businesses.  

8. How long the Career Accelerator retains your personal  information 

We will keep your personal information for five years after our last  interaction with you. Once this period has expired, we will delete your  information from all of our systems. For more details on this, please email  mayur@careeraccelerator.io  

9. Your data protection rights  

Under data protection law, you have rights including:  

Your right of access – You have the right to ask us for copies of your  personal information.  

Your right to rectification – You have the right to ask us to rectify  personal information you think is inaccurate. You also have the right to  ask us to complete information you think is incomplete.  

Your right to erasure – You have the right to ask us to erase your  personal information in certain circumstances.  

Your right to restriction of processing – You have the right to ask us  to restrict the processing of your personal information in certain  circumstances.  

Your right to object to processing – You have the the right to object to  the processing of your personal information in certain circumstances.  

Your right to data portability – You have the right to ask that we  transfer the personal information you gave us to another organisation, or  to you, in certain circumstances.  

You are not required to pay any charge for exercising your rights. If you  make a request, we have one month to respond to you.  

Please contact us at mayur@careeraccelerator.io if you wish to make a  request.  

10. How the Career Accelerator Limited uses Cookies:  

  • Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard  internet log information and visitor behaviour information. When you  visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically  through cookies or similar technology. For further information , visit  allaboutcookies.org.  

We use cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our  website, including:  

  • Keeping you signed in  
  • Understanding how you use our website and embedded content.  

You can set your browser not to accept cookies, and the above website  tells how to remove cookies from your browser. However in a few cases,  some of our website features may not function as a result.  

11. Transfer of your information out of the EEA:  

We may transfer your personal information to the following which are  located outside the European Economic Area ( EEA) as follows:  

Google Analytics, United States  

Google, United States  

Such countries do not have the same data protection laws as the United  Kingdom and EEA. We will not otherwise transfer your personal data  outside of the EEA or to any organisation 9 or subordinate bodies)  governed by public international law or which is set up under any  agreement between two or more countries.  

12. Changes to Career Accelerator privacy policy:  

We will keep this privacy policy under regular review and will place any  updates on the Career accelerator’s website. this privacy policy was last  updated on 11/7/2022.  

13. How to complain  

If you have any concerns about our use of your personal information, you  can make a complaint to us at mayur@careeraccelerator.io .  

You can also complain to the ICO if you are unhappy with how we have  used your data.  

The ICO’s address: (ICO website: https://www.ico.org.uk)  

Information Commissioner’s Office  

Wycliffe House, Water Lane  

Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF  

Helpline number: 0303 123 1113 

Date: 11/07/2022