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Privacy notice – Contracts, Education and Employment Legal Services

​Information about how and when Contracts, Education and Employment Legal Services processes information about you.

Contracts, Education and Employment Legal Services provides advice and legal support to the Council’s internal departments and to some schools, in relation to contracts, education and employment law.

What information we collect from you

The team will not collect information from third parties unless that is necessary in relation to any work done arising from the role of the team. This may occur in relation to any litigation or litigation-related work, or in relation to any information supplied to the team directly (rather than supplied by the team’s internal Council clients).

Such information might include:

  • name

  • address

  • date of birth

  • ethnicity

  • NHS number

  • relationship information

  • health information.

Agencies we may share your information with

We may share your information with:

  • police

  • Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

  • health agencies

  • education providers

  • Department of Education

  • courts

  • other parties in litigation or as required for contracts.

Why we process your information

We process your information for:

  • service delivery

  • service improvement

  • prevention/detection of crime/fraud,

  • service planning.