Last updated: Tuesday, 4 June 2019
Please note: the following notice provides additional privacy information to the
Rochdale Borough Council privacy notice.
The Family Learning Service provides training courses for families across the borough of Rochdale. Sessions are delivered in schools, children's centres, community settings and alongside partner agencies.
These include: workshops, 6 week, 10 week and 15 week courses delivered across the year on a term time only basis. Parents have the opportunity to gain qualifications in Maths and/or English. We also receive referrals to deliver parenting courses to parents.
What personal information we collect
We collect personal information to make sure that we can carry out our work. The personal information we collect includes:
- Address and contact details including email address
- Age and date of birth
- Attainment or educational data
- Health or medical records including disabilities
- Financial information such as bank details
- Ethnicity or nationality
Who we collect personal information about
When we collect personal information it may be about:
How we use personal information
We use your personal information to:
- Maintain accounts and records
- Promote the services we provide
- Provide education
- Conduct surveys or reviews
- Manage complaints
- Provide employment, education and training advice and support
- Process applications, requests and appeals
Why we use your personal information
We're allowed to process personal and sensitive data for the following reasons under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Articles and the Data Protection Act:
- Consent of the individual
Who we share your personal information with
We collect information from and disclose information to individuals and organisations that can support our work including:
- Other public bodies and authorities
- Schools and higher education providers
- Training providers
- Partner agencies
- Service providers
When we make an automated decision about your personal information
This service doesn't make any decisions using computers or programmes that don't involve a human being when using your personal information.
How long we keep your personal information
We keep personal information collected as part of this process for a minimum of 6 years from the date of collection, or for an additional length of time if necessary.
When we transfer your personal information beyond the European Economic Area (EEA)
This service doesn't transfer your information outside the EEA.
We do not routinely share data with any organisation outside the UK, but our website is available across the internet and we communicate with applicants and stakeholders wherever they are.