The website address is http://www.steermentor.co.uk
This website is a form of extended business card detailing the work of STEER mentor CIC.
The latest policy will always be articulated in the STEER mentor Privacy Statement which is held on the website or a pdf can be emailed on request.
STEER is a provider of student support and mentoring services, concentrating on underrepresented groups. Seeking to enable more university leavers to enter and be retained in the built environment industry through education and networking.
STEER does not engage in any direct marketing activities and I only hold the personal data from direct contact queries and with the contact's permission.
Sharon Slinger, a director, is both the Data Controller and Data Processor for information held in connection with this business.
My legal bases for processing and controlling your data are:
• Legitimate interest
Purpose test – you will have contacted STEER for guidance or information and we only hold your personal data for that purpose.
Necessity test – the processing of your data is necessary to have conversations with you and provide required services.
Balancing test – it is reasonable to expect that if you contact me via email or telephone that I would hold your contact details in order to communicate with you. We may have a potential or actual contractual relationship.
Your data will only be processed for the stated purpose using legitimate interest and in accordance with all GDPR principles.
I have the personal data from contracts in order to provide products, for example, contact clients with regards to statutory deadlines, and to complete appropriate administration, for example to issue terms of engagement and invoices.
I keep this data secure and hold it in order to provide support services and to answer any queries that you may have.
What data do I hold
• Email addresses and websites for conversations
• Telephone numbers for verbal conversations and texts
• Information necessary for the completion and submission of annual accounts, Vat returns and tax returns
Who do I share data with:
STEER made will not share, sell or rent your personal information. I may analyse mentees career paths and publish statistics but this will always be completely anonymous and not include any personal data.
I do not keep a mailing list and I only communicate with my customers as part of an ongoing conversation instigated by the customer.
What are your rights?
If you have had any contact with me you can request details of the personal information I hold and the reason I have it.
You can ask me to erase any personal data that I hold about you. This does not include basic financial information about transactions between us that form part of my accounts administration.
How do I protect your data?
The data I hold is accessed via a several level password protected system. I have a firewall and virus protection.
You can ask me about any aspect of this privacy statement on: