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Privacy policy & cookies

Updated January 2021

Avon Local Medical Committee is a Data Controller of your information. This means we are responsible for collecting, handling and storing your personal information when you use this site or our services. There may be times where we also have to process your information. This means that we use it for a particular purpose and, therefore, we may also be Data Processors. The purposes for which we use your information are set out in this Privacy Notice.

Your privacy is important to us. By providing personal information such as your name and e-mail address, you agree to us contacting you with regard to the information you request therefore providing us with your consent in order for us to contact you (please see consent section below).

The personal information we process about you is provided to us directly by you on this section of our website for recruitment purposes only.

What Personal Information do we collect?

Personal Information we collect about you may include the following:

  1. General identification and contact information: your name; email; IP address; telephone details.
  2. We may collect your IP address.
  3. If you sign up to our jobs by email service to receive alerts, we will need to store your email address.

How do we collect information from you?

We collect and use your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. 

Who to contact about your Personal Information?

The data controller responsible for your information is ALMC.

If you have any questions about this policy or our use of your Personal Information you can email our Data Protection Officer Kelly on the following email address

If you do not think we are handling your Personal Information adequately, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office. Further information, including contact details, are available at

We will send you an email if you have signed up for email alerts for positions that you are interested in from this site. These contain links to the jobs that match and also manage your preferences. You are also able to unsubscribe/opt out to these email alerts by using the link within the email we send to you or alternatively by contacting the

If you choose to find out more about one of the available positions advertised, your IP address will also be shared with us and will be stored on our server, this will be the only information that is stored on this site.

What legal basis do we rely on to process your Personal Information?

The lawful bases for processing are set out in Article 6 of the UK GDPR. At least one of these must apply whenever you process personal data: (a) Consent: the individual has given clear consent for you to process their personal data for a specific purpose.


By using this site, and us asking for your personal data as stated above you are providing us with your consent. For example, we rely on consent when we send you a job alert. We also obtain your consent prior to using your location data to target specific job advertisements. 

Where consent is the only legal basis for processing, we will cease to process data after consent is withdrawn.

Information we monitor about visitors

During the course of any visit to our site, the pages you see, along with a short text file called a ‘cookie’, are downloaded to your computer. Many websites do this, because cookies facilitate useful features such as the ability to identify whether a user has successfully logged into the site or to find out whether the computer (and probably its user) has visited the website before.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilises the data collected to track and examine the use of, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.
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These cookies collect aggregated, anonymous, information about how visitors use the website, for instance the pages visited, frequency and where visitors come from.
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Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.


Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit
We will use the following cookies for access within this page:-

  • agreeCookie  – is used when the user agrees to the cookie statement and is essential to remember their preference (functional / temporary)
  • Session cookie – is used and is essential to use the website (functional / temporary)

If you are concerned about cookies and would like to ask further questions please do not hesitate to write to our website developers, you can contact them on