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Learn Create Play Ltd trading as Edubox is a company registered in England and Wales. Registered No. 8668016 

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Privacy Notice for Parents & Carers

WHAT IS PERSONAL DATA?

Personal data is something that says something about you as an individual, so it would normally include your name, contact details and information relating to any child/children you have enrolled for instrumental/vocal tuition and/or centre membership/central activities with Edubox. The processing of personal data is governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) effective from 25th May 2018.

WHO WE ARE

Edubox is the trading name of Learn Create Play Ltd and is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy, together with any other documents referred to within, sets out the basis on which we will process any personal data that we collect from you, or that you provide to us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we treat it.

 

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (Act)/EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR), the data controller is Learn Create Play Ltd trading as Edubox, Apartment 7, Chine View Mansions, 2 Mckinley Road, BH4 8AQ, UK.

WHAT IS THE LEGAL BASIS FOR PROCESSING YOUR PERSONAL DATA?

The legal basis for processing your personal data is that it is necessary for the purpose of entering into a contract with you and also because it is in our legitimate interests to process a limited amount of personal information in order to ensure that we provide a safe and efficient service.

WHAT WE USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR?

We need to hold and process your personal data in order to:-

 

 Organise lessons/centre membership and associated payment for the services provided

 Carry out our business and administration functions in relation to lessons/centre membership

 Support your child(ren)’s learning

 Monitor and report your child(ren)’s progress

 Provide appropriate pastoral care

 Assess the quality of our service in order to provide you with the best musical education we can Document 13 – Privacy Notice for Parents and Carers 5

 Inform you of news, events, activities and services running at Edubox

WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION DO WE HOLD ABOUT YOU? 

If you apply for your child(ren) to receive instrumental/vocal music tuition, the information required will be the following details:-

 

 Name of student

 Date of birth of student

 Gender of student

 Postal address including postcode

 Current school of student

 School in September (if known)

 Does the student appear on the school register for Special Education Needs (SEN) and Disability (SEND)?

 Any medical conditions that the teacher needs to be aware of?

 Further details of any SEND/medical details

 Parent/carer title

 Parent/carer first name and surname

 Parent/carer home telephone number

 Parent/carer mobile telephone number

 Parent/carer email address

 If you wish to apply to pay by Direct Debit

 If you would like to receive SMS notification of when e-invoices are sent

 The instrument that the students wishes to learn

 Is the student a beginner

 Your preferred lesson package

 

When a pupil commences lessons, the following information will be collected as an ongoing process:-

 

 data on attendance

 if the student is transferring to a new school for the following academic year

 information regarding any music examinations taken (this may include ABRSM practical/theory exams/Trinity College/Rock School etc). Edubox staff may enter their students directly

 approximate grade even if examinations are not actively taken

 Pupil Premium status (in order for individuals to access funding)

WHO DO WE SHARE INFORMATION WITH?

Your personal data will be treated as strictly confidential and will only be shared with others if essential for dealing with your child’s music tuition/your Eduboxaccount. This may include the following:-

 

i) Your child(ren)’s school An Information Sharing Agreement (ISA) needs to be in place with your child’s school in order for Edubox to share this information. Upon the receipt of a signed ISA, we will supply the following information to the school that the student attends:-

 

 Forename and surname of pupil

 The duration of the lesson

 The instrument the pupil studies

 The year group the student is in

 The day and time that lessons will take place in school. This will be communicated in writing in September and amendments during the rest of the academic year may be communicated verbally by the teacher concerned

ii) Pupil Premium (via school)

 

 Students may be eligible to access Pupil Premium in order to assist with funding Edubox music tuition. Schools would need to co-ordinate this directly with Edubox and would need to seek permission from the parent/carer to share their information with Edubox.

 Once set up, Edubox will liaise directly with the school regarding students for purposes of invoicing, attendance etc.

 

iii)Your bank (Direct Debit customers only) If you apply to pay by Direct Debit, we will ask you to provide the following by completing a mandate form. This will then be issued to your bank in order for the Direct Debit to be set up:-

 

 Name(s) of Account Holder(s)

 Bank/Building Society account number

 Branch Sort Code

 Name and full postal address of your Bank or Building Society

 Your Edubox payer reference number

 Your signature authorising the Direct Debit instruction

 

iv) Credit/debit card payments If you make credit/debit card payments online to Edubox, this information will be processed using Pay360. Their Privacy Policy can be viewed via https://www.pay360.com/about-us/privacy-policy. For card payments made by telephone, Edubox does not save your details anywhere.

 

v) Gift Aid If a student attends a Centre group or Central Ensemble, you will be asked to complete a Centre Registration Form. By ticking the Gift Aid box on the Registration Form, Edubox is able to reclaim tax from HM Revenue & Customs. In order for Edubox to do this we need to provide HM Revenue & Customs with the following information:-

 

 Parent/carers name

 House number

 Postcode

vi) Associated Board examinations (ABRSM)

 

Students may enter an ABRSM examination by:-

 

 Completing a Edubox entry form

 The EduboxTeacher entering them as a ‘private entry’

 A Edubox Teacher (n.b. this may not necessarily be your son/daughter’s teacher) organising a ‘special visit’ at a venue on behalf of other Edubox teachers

 The parent/carer entering the student directly to the relevant examining body

 

Whichever way is adopted, this is completed in conjunction with the Edubox member of staff. Edubox staff will be required to disclose the following information to the appropriate examining body in order for the student to be entered:-

 

 Full name (including any middle names)

 Date of birth

 Gender

 School

 SEN and disabilities (if applicable). Edubox may have to request supporting documents as proof and share these with ABRSM

 Information regarding the individual applying for the exam to take place (this may be the teacher’s personal details)

 Information regarding the address of the organisation

 Contact details of the parent/carer

 Any timetabling requests

 Accompanist’s name

 

ABRSM’s Privacy Policy can be accessed via this link: https://gb.abrsm.org/en/policies/website-privacy-policy/

RSL's (Rockschool) Privacy Policy can be accessed via this link: https://www.rslawards.com/about-us/privacy/

 

In the event of the examination being a ‘private entry’ submitted by a Edubox teacher, results will be passed onto Edubox. If the entry is directly made through Edubox, results will be shared with the Edubox member of staff. Whichever way the candidate is entered for an examination, collecting this information will help with supporting your child(ren)’s learning in the future.

vii) Trinity College examinations

 

Students may enter Trinity examinations by:-

 

 The Edubox Teacher entering them as a ‘private entry’

 Completing an entry form which is specifically organised for Edubox students by Trinity College’s representative

 The parent/carer entering the student directly to the relevant examining body

 

Whichever way is adopted, this is completed in conjunction with the Edubox member of staff. Edubox staff will be required to disclose the following information to the appropriate examining body in order for the student to be entered as a ‘private entry’. In the event of the Trinity College’s representative organising the entry, the following information needs to be provided to the representative:-

 

 Full name (including any middle names)

 Date of birth

 Gender

 School

 Contact details of the parent/carer (including parent/carer’s email address)

 Address including postcode

 Parent/Carer’s email address

 SEN and disabilities (if applicable). In this instance the Special Needs Form from the Trinity website requires completion and emailed to the Trinity College’s Representative

 Information regarding the individual applying for the exam to take place (this may be the teacher’s personal details)

 Information regarding the address of the organisation

 Any timetabling requests

 Accompanist’s name

 

Trinity College’s Privacy Policy can be accessed via this link https://www.trinitycollege.com/site/?id=9

 

In the event of the examination being a ‘private entry’ submitted by a Edubox teacher, results will be passed onto Edubox. If the entry is directly made through the Trinity representative, the Edubox teacher will also inform Edubox of the result. Whichever way the candidate is entered for an examination, collecting this information will help with supporting your child(ren)’s learning in the future. A similar process for Rock School and other formal music examinations will be adopted.

viii) Accompanists for ABRSM/Trinity College examinations

 

If a student is requires the services of an accompanist for an examination, his/her teacher may recommend an individual that may not be employed by Edubox. In this instance, the teacher may pass the accompanists details on for you to contact to arrange this service.

 

In advance of you contacting the recommended accompanist, Edubox may share with the accompanist, the following information:-

 

 Names of students who should be contacting him/her

 The grade of the examination

 The instrument

HOW LONG DO WE RETAIN YOUR DATA?

We will only use and store the personal information that you provide us with for as long as it is required for the purposes it was collected for. How long it will be stored for depends on the information in question, what it is being used for and, sometimes, statutory legal requirements.

KEEPING YOU UPDATED

I) The GDPR requires that all members of a mailing list are given the opportunity to be removed from this list. We very much hope your interest in Edubox information and events conveyed in our newsletters and other promotional material is continued.

 

ii) Edubox will be inviting you to continue to subscribe to receiving our general newsletters and general marketing material which you may find of future interest via MailChimp.

 

iii) In line with our legal requirement of maintaining a contract with yourselves, invoices will be sent as normal without the inclusion of a newsletter.

MAILCHIMP

If you do choose to opt-in to newsletters and general marketing material, your email address and name will be held securely by MailChimp and the information will also be made accessible to Edubox. MailChimp’s servers are based in the United States, so your information may be transferred to, stored, or processed in the US MailChimp participates in and has certified its compliance with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework, which certifies that it has adequate safeguards in place. As a respected email marketing provider MailChimp won’t share your information with any unauthorised third parties or contact you directly at any time – you can read their full privacy policy here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/.

 

ii) Edubox will retain your data in MailChimp for as long as you choose to stay subscribed. You can update your details or opt-out of our emails at any time using the ‘Unsubscribe’ or ‘Email Preferences’ links found at the bottom of every email we send via MailChimp. If you unsubscribe MailChimp will retain your email address for the purposes of a suppression list to ensure that no further marketing messages can be sent unless you actively choose to opt-in again.

FURTHER PROCESSING

If we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose which is not covered by this Privacy Notice then we will provide you with a new notice explaining this new use prior to commencement of the new purpose.

SECURITY

Edubox is committed to ensuring your information is secure in order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect.

YOUR RIGHTS

i) Under the GDPR you have the following rights:

 

• Request access to your personal information

• Request the correction and in some cases the or deletion of your personal information

• Request we restrict our use of your information where one or more of the circumstances set out in Article 18(1), GDPR applies

• Request that wherever possible you be provided with copies of any information be provided in a structured, commonly used digital format

• Object to the the processing of your information for certain purposes unless there are compelling legitimate grounds which require our processing of your personal information to continue

• Withdraw your consent to our use of your information where consent constitutes the lawful ground for processing

 

ii) In your request, please make clear what personal information is affected and what changes you would like to make, or let us know what limitations you would like to put on our use of your personal information. A record of any changes, deletions or withdrawals of consent will be recorded solely for the purposes of complying with the GDPR.

 

iii) For your protection, we may only implement requests with respect to the personal information associated with the particular email address that you use to send us your request, and we may need to verify your identity before implementing your request.

 

iv) You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the GDPR. If you would like a copy of the information held on record please contact Edubox, Flat 7, Chine View Mansions, 2 Mckinley Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 8AQ, UK or e-mail hello@educationbox.co. On receipt Edubox will send you an Access to Personal Data Request form to complete.

 

v) If you believe any information we are holding is incorrect please inform us.