Discovery STEM Education PRIVACY POLICY
This document supersedes all earlier versions and is designed to meet the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations (PER) and any legacy data concerning the Data Protection Act. These combined rights cover the safeguarding of personal data within the EU. It should be noted that GDPR does not apply to information already in the public domain.
Who we are
Discovery STEM Education company number 09613364 is registered in England at Kelham Island Museum, Alma Street, Sheffield S3 8RY. We are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of visitors to our centre and users of our website and online booking systems. We specialise in the provision of educational activities for children under 18.
Personal data
We are not in the business of renting or trading email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes. But we do need some personal data to make sure you get the excellent service you deserve, to fulfil our contractual obligations for a booking or service you have purchased from us; or to contact you with regards to employment or manage your data if you are an existing employee. If you give consent, we will also communicate with you our news, special offers, competitions or other content where you have expressed an interest, using your chosen method(s) of opt in contact. In this Privacy Policy we’ve provided lots of detailed information on when and why we collect your personal information, how we use it, the limited conditions under which we may disclose it to others and how we keep it secure. The data that we collect directly form you will be stored on our servers in the UK however any website analytics processed by Google maybe held outside the EEA in accordance with the EU-US Privacy shield. At all times we will take steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with GDPR and other data protection legislation. The information we collect, receive and store is information you enter on a website or give us via telephone or email. This will include information that can identify you (personal information) and may include your first name, last name, child’s name, telephone number and postal addresses. If you enter into correspondence with us regarding a booking, enquiry or complaint we may also keep details of that correspondence. You can choose not to provide information to us, but in general some information about you is required in order for you to register an account, purchase products, participate surveys, competitions or promotion, sign up for newsletters, apply for a job or ask us a question.