Terms and Conditions
of use of the Website www.carers-book.com
We are: Carers Book Ltd.( Registered in England and Wales NO 10124577)
Our address is: 590 Kingston Rd, London SW20 8DN, UK
We can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org
You are: a user of our Website
„Profile Database” means the database of Profiles which are displayed on our Website to users from time to time.
„Employers Database” companies and individuals who have registered on the Website in order to view the Base Profile or to adding adverts.
„Posting Rules” is a reference to any rules which are displayed from time to time on the Website regarding the posting of content on the Website;
„Service” or „Services” is a reference to the chargeable services, such as advertising or viewing CVs, that we may provide to you where you have requested such service;
„you”, „your” and „yours” are references to you the person accessing this Website;
„we”, „us” and „our” are references to Carers Book Ltd;
„Website” is a reference to the website run and operated by us and on which these Terms and Conditions are displayed.
“User” “Users” third party who use the Website.
“Golden Carers Book” is a Club created by us to distinguish experienced caregivers who have confirmed references, clear DBS and good language skills. Terms of membership are from time to time displayed to you on Website.
2. Our Website
2.1 The information, content and material available on the Website may vary from time to time without notice to you. This is in order to ensure that the Website is as up to date as possible.
2.2 We aim to have the Website available at all times, however, you will appreciate that we cannot guarantee this or that it will be error free and we cannot accept liability for any issues that this may cause. We aim to keep the Website as up to date as possible.
2.3 You must not interfere with the working of our Website nor must you circumvent security on the site, tamper with, or hack into, or otherwise attempt to disrupt our computer system, server, website, router or any other internet connected device or service. You must not use the Website to gain unauthorized access to any other computer system or Website.
2.4 Our Website is intended for your personal use only (which must be reasonable and not offensive, abusive or in breach of any law or order). It is not for commercial use and you are not permitted to access, use or copy any material or information on this Website for any commercial or unlawful purpose.
3. Your Use of our Website
3.1 Once you register on our Website you are authorized to use our Website to create profile or post jobs. Some of the services that we provide are chargeable and the applicable fee will be displayed on the Website for the relevant Service.
3.2 We reserve the right to withdraw your permission to use our Website where we consider that you have acted in breach of the agreement or these Terms and Conditions.
3.3 Please be aware that posting information on our Website such as your profile will result in your information being displayed in a public forum except your personal details eg. surname, date of birth, phone number, email, address. The personal details can be used to direct recruitment. You agree that any user of the Website may access, view, reproduce, download and store any content that you have uploaded to the Website.
3.4 When registering you will be required to provide a username and password. You must ensure that you keep these details secure and do not provide this information to a third party.
3.5 You must ensure that any content that you upload to the Website is lawful and is not in breach of any applicable law or regulation. You must comply with any Posting Rules that are displayed on our site from time to time. You must not upload content which may be defamatory, obscene, abusive, or offensive.
3.6 When using our Website you shall not: (i) send or store material containing software viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful computer code, files, scripts, agents or programs; (ii) interfere with or disrupt the integrity or performance of the Website or the data contained therein, or our servers or networks; (iii) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website or its related systems or networks; or (iv) take any action that imposes an unreasonably or disproportionately large load on our system.
3.7 You must not use the Website or the Services for spamming or sending abusive or threatening emails to users.
3.8 You cannot publish yours contact details except in designated areas in your Profile; you cannot publish contact details of another user on the Website.
3.9 You may only modify or add content to the Website where specifically permitted. Under no circumstances may you block, obscure, overwrite or modify any content or pages generated by us. All other site locations or components of our Website pages are strictly for our use.
4.1 When you request us to provide a chargeable service to you this is done in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
4.2 Any contract for the supply of Service from this Website is between you and Carers Book Ltd. You agree to take particular care when providing us with your details and warrant that these details are accurate and complete at the time of ordering. You also warrant that the credit or debit card details that you provide is your own credit or debit card and that you have sufficient funds to make the payment.
4.3 The Service made available to you from this Website is intended for your use only and you warrant that you are acting as principal only and not as agent for another party when receiving the Service.
4.4 We will take all reasonable care, in so far as it is in our power to do so, to keep the details of your order and payment secure, but in the absence of negligence on our part we cannot be held liable for any loss you may suffer if a third party procures unauthorized access to any data you provide when accessing or ordering from the Website.
4.5 All charges listed on the Website are correct at the time of publication however we reserve the right to alter these in the future.
4.6 The contract for the Service will be accepted at the time we confirm this to you in writing. You must inform us immediately if any details are incorrect. If your order has not been accepted you will be notified of this in writing together with the reasons.
4.7 The Service will be available to you for the applicable period notified or selected by you at the time of placing your order.
4.1 Cancellation of the Service does not entitle you to a refund.
5. Profile Database
5.1 Any use by prospective employers of the Profile Database must be for the sole purpose of an employer recruiting an employee and for no other purpose. Employers must not make unsolicited phone calls or send unsolicited mail or texts, email or newsletters to Profile holders or to contact any individual by any other means without express permission from the individual.
5.2 Due to the nature of the Profile Database we do not verify the content and validity of Profiles which are posted to the Profile Database except Profiles registered in the Golden Carers Book Club. We cannot not represent or warrant the validity or otherwise of any content including the Profile Database displayed on our Website.
5.3 Individuals posting Profile s to the Profile Database do so in the knowledge that this will be on public display and that the Profile will be viewed and distributed by or to third parties.
6. Job Boards
6.1 Our job boards are split into niche categories. Please ensure that when you are posting a job that you have selected the correct category.
6.2 You must ensure that all jobs posted by you on a job board comply with the British Code of Advertising Practice in all respects.
6.3 You are not permitted to do the following when posting a job:
6.3.1 include any hyperlinks unless specifically authorized by us;
6.3.2 provide any inaccurate, false or misleading information;
6.3.3 post content which is illegal, defamatory, obscene, abusive, offensive or otherwise unlawful;
6.3.4 post content for a competitor of Carers Book Ltd;
6.3.5 use any names, logos and trademarks unless owned by you or are used by you under
license; and you received from us a one-time consent
6.3.6 infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights.
6.4 Job postings must not be used to:
6.4.1 solicit or obtain payment;
6.4.2 sell, promote, or advertise any product or service;
6.4.3 advertise jobs which are inappropriate to the job boards on the Website which shall include seeking employees for a job of a sexual nature;
6.4.4 promote any opportunity that does not represent bona fide employment or which involves pyramid selling, franchising, distributorship, multi-level marketing or other agency relationship;
6.4.5 advertise sexual services;
6.4.6 advertise or promote any illegal or unlawful product or service; and
6.4.7 promote any political, ethnic, racial or religious organization or belief.
6.5 We reserve the right to alter, amend or withdraw any job board or posting at any time where we consider it appropriate to do so.
7. Your Information
7.1 Where we have requested information from you to provide Services, you agree to provide us with accurate and complete information.7.2 We take our obligation to hold and store your personal information securely seriously and comply with the Data Protection Act 1998. We are registered as a data controller under the Data Protection Act (number ZA204503)
7.3 You authorize us to use, store or otherwise process your personal information in order to authorize your use of our Website and to provide the Services to you and for marketing and also may include the disclosure of your personal information to prospective or potential employers and/or selected third parties from time to time where we believe that the goods or services offered by such third parties may be of interest to you or where this is required by law or in order to provide the service to you.
7.4 You are entitled to request a copy of the personal information we hold on you. Please contact us if you wish to request this information.
8.1 You may cancel your membership at any time by notifying us in writing. You will not be entitled to a refund for any unused periods of Service.
8.2 We reserve the right to cancel or suspend your membership or authority to use the Services or our Website at any time should we reasonably consider or suspect that you have acted in breach of these Terms and Conditions or the agreement.
9. Intellectual Property Rights
9.1 Ownership in, and all rights created in relation to the contents created by us on the Website and any trademarks or marks used by us on the site vest in us absolutely unless otherwise indicated. The collection, arrangement and assembly of all content on the Website is the exclusive property of Carers Book Ltd and is protected by copyright. You must not modify, copy, reproduce, upload, post, transmit or distribute by any means or in any manner whatsoever, any material or information or download from our Website except where expressly invited to do so or indicated on our Website.
9.2 All content on the Website including the CV Database and any job postings are protected by copyright.
9.3 You are not permitted or licensed to reproduce, copy or use in any way the name, trademarks, logos and other intellectual property rights that we own except as expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions.
10. Linked Sites
There are a number of links on our Website to third party websites which we believe may be of interest to you. We do not represent the quality of the goods or services provided by such third parties nor do we have any control over the content or availability of such sites. We cannot accept any responsibility for the content of third party websites or the services or goods that they may provide to you.
We take complaints very seriously and aim to respond to your complaints within 5 business days. All complaints should be addressed to email@example.com
12. Limitation of Liability
12.1 Great care has been taken to ensure that the information available on this Website is correct and error free. We apologize for any errors or omissions that may have occurred. We cannot warrant that use of the Website will be error free or fit for purpose, timely, that defects will be corrected, or that the site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the Website and we do not make any warranty whatsoever, whether express or implied, relating to fitness for purpose, or accuracy. This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
12.2 We do not accept any liability for any delays, failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, viruses or other contamination or destructive properties transmitted to you or your computer, laptop, tablet, mobile phone or any other device system via our Website.
12.3 We have taken all reasonable steps to prevent internet fraud and ensure any data collected from you is stored as securely and safely as possible. However, we cannot be held liable in the extremely unlikely event of a breach in our secure computer servers or those of third parties.
12.4 Your use of the Website and the Service is without any warranty or guarantee and is entirely at your own risk. We do not vet the material posted on the Website by users and we disclaim all liability for information or content listed on the Website by users. We are under no obligation to approve, check or monitor any content listed or their users. We cannot accept any liability whatsoever for the conduct of other users.
12.5 We disclaim any and all liability to you for the supply of the Service to the fullest extent permissible under applicable law. This does not affect your statutory rights as a consumer. If we are found liable for any loss or damage to you such liability is limited to the amount you have paid for the Services. We cannot accept any liability for any loss, damage or expense, including any direct or indirect loss such as loss of profits, to you howsoever arising. This limitation of liability does not apply to personal injury or death arising as a direct result of our negligence.
12.6 We shall not be held liable for any failure or delay in performing the Services where such failure arises as a result of any act or omission which is outside our reasonable control such as an act of God or those of third parties.
12.7 We do not accept liability for any indirect loss, consequential loss, loss of data, loss of income or profit, loss of damage to property and/or loss from claims of third parties arising out of the use of the Website or for your use of the Service.
12.8 Disclosing personal information to users is entirely at your own risk and we accept no liability for any loss, damage, cost or expense you may incur as a result.
13.1 We may alter or vary the Terms and Conditions at any time.
13.2 These Terms and Conditions and our agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. The parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
13.3 We may assign, subcontract or novate any part or parts of the Website or the Services that we provide to you from time to time and any part or parts of our rights under these Terms and Conditions without your consent or any requirement to notify you.
13.4 Payment must be made within the timescale notified to you for payment of the Services. Failure to pay on time will result in either the cancellation of the Service or a late payment charge which shall be calculated as interest on the amount due at a rate of 5% over our bank’s lending rate. Interest will be charged on a daily basis from the date of invoice to the date of actual receipt of payment in cleared funds.
13.6 If any term or condition of our agreement shall be deemed invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the parties hereby agree that such term or condition shall be deemed to be deleted and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in force without such term or condition.