Privacy Policy

Why do we have a privacy policy?

At notgoingtouni we know how much you care about how information you give us is used and protected. Our Security and Privacy Policies detail what information we collect from you, how we use it to offer a high quality service and how we ensure it is kept secure.

At notgoingtouni we employ market leading data security techniques and processes so that our customers can use our services with the highest confidence.

By visiting notgoingtouni, registering your account with us you are accepting and consenting to our Security and Privacy Policies. If we change our Security and Privacy Policies, we will post those changes on this page.

If you have any queries relating to our Security and Privacy Policies please do not hesitate to contact:


Telephone: 0203 691 2800

Not Going to Uni,
Mountcharm House,
Ground Floor 102-104 Queens Road
Buckhurst Hill IG9 5BS

What sort of data do we collect?

notgoingtouni collects personal data about you to help in the recruitment process. This data consists of information such as your name, address, e-mail address, work and education history and your responses to and the results of assessments administered through the site, plus your nationality which we are required to collect by law. We also collect information in the aggregate to provide us with a better understanding of the users of our website as a group, but which does not contain personally identifiable information.

Why do we process this personal data?

We process this personal data as necessary to aid the recruitment process. We may also use data collected in the aggregate to help us to understand our users as a group so that we can provide you with a better service.

Why do we collect and process sensitive personal data?

We collect and process sensitive personal data only so far as is necessary to ensure we conform with legal requirements, for example under the equality of opportunity laws. By using this website and by registering your details with us, you consent to us collecting and processing sensitive personal data supplied by you and disclosing this information to prospective employers and clients in connection with the recruitment process.

Do we pass data to third parties?

Where necessary we may pass data to third parties that help us to process data and to prospective or intended employers, training providers or colleges for the purpose of recruitment. We may also share aggregate information with selected third parties but we do not disclose individual names or any identifying information.

We will never disclose any of your information to third party direct marketing organisations or online retailers. We may disclose certain information relating to you to third parties in the following circumstances:

  • In the event that our business assets are ever sold to or purchased by another company we would share our records, enabling the purchaser to continue to offer an uninterrupted service to you;
  • In rare cases we may need to disclose certain personal data in order to comply with a legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our Conditions or to protect our rights, property, or safety, our customers, or others.

If we disclose information to third parties, we will only disclose information necessary for their specific purpose.

How is this data safeguarded?

The security of your data is extremely important to us. Access to your personal data is only provided to our staff and third parties who help us to process data and, in order to help with the recruitment process, to prospective employers, training providers or colleges.

How do we let you know if our policy changes?

Any policy changes, either due to business reasons or future changes in legislation, will be posted on this page and, if substantial, may be promoted on the website or through e-mail notification.

What are 'cookies' and why do we use them?

'Cookies' are ways of saving a small amount of personal information. We use cookies to save information about what type of job you're looking for. This allows easy access to our site, with recommendations that are relevant to you. If your computer is shared by other people, we advise that you untick the 'keep me signed in' checkbox when you sign in to This will remove all details from the cookie. If you would like more information about cookies, go to the website all about cookies.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

What About Links To Other Sites?

notgoingtouni contains links to and from the websites of our sponsors, advertisers and other third parties. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or website content. You should check their policies before you submit any personal data to third party websites.

How do you remove your name from the database?

Under the Employment Agencies Act, is obliged to hold your data for 12 months after it was last used. If you do not indicate by signing in to that you wish your details to be retained on our database, we will archive your account. If you wish to delete your account you can do so by logging in and closing you account in the edit preferences.

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