Privacy policy & data protection

This Privacy Policy sets out the foundation on which all personal data that Orbis Medics Ltd collect from you, or that you provide to us via several sources such as our own website, any other group affiliate websites, job boards, direct emails, and events will be processed by us.

Read this policy carefully to understand Orbis Medics’ practices relating to your personal data and how we will treat it.

If you do not accept that we process your data in the manner detailed in this Policy, please do not submit any personal data to us or please contact us to have your data removed (see contact details below)

The Controller of your Data

Orbis Medics are registered with the UK Information Commissioners Office.

Orbis Medics are registered as a data controller in the Republic of Ireland for the purposes of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Data and on the free movement of such data. Orbis Medics will deal with the office of the Data Protection Commissioner in Ireland as the Lead Supervisory Authority for regulating all data protection matters within the Group. At Orbis Medics, we promise that all the data you send to us is processed fairly and lawfully, and with due skill and care. We will also commit to you that the data you submit is solely used in accordance with the purposes as set out in this policy.

Collection and Use of your Personal Information

Orbis Medics collect and uses your personal information to perform the recruitment functions/services you have requested. We will collect Personal Data. Personal Data will generally consist of your name, contact details and other information contained in your CV. Orbis Medics will confirm your consent for us to hold your personal information before it is stored and processed.

The Personal Data that we collect and the process will vary depending on whether you are an Orbis Medics Candidate, Orbis Medics Employee, Third Party Supplier Candidate or Client Contact. Each of these is outlined below.

(i) Orbis Medics Candidate

The Personal Data will be requested, stored, processed, used and disclosed by Orbis Medics to:

(ii) Orbis Medics Employee

For people being employed and contracted by Orbis Medics, additional Personal Data to Candidate Data is also required to facilitate employment, compliance and payment services, such as bank account details, national identification numbers, tax clearance and visa details. This data will only be held for as long as it is required to provide such employment services and will be deleted once your employment has finished and data is not required for any other legal purposes.

(iii) Orbis Medics Contractor

For people being contracted by Orbis Medics, additional Personal Data to Candidate Data is also required to facilitate employment, compliance and payment services, such as bank account details, national identification numbers, tax clearance and visa details. This data will only be held for as long as it is required to provide such employment services and will be deleted once your employment has finished and data is not required for any other legal purposes.

(iv) Third Party Supplier Candidate

In the fulfillment of some of our Client service contracts, we act as a Master Supplier for recruitment

services which require us to process candidate CVs and worker details from other recruitment providers on behalf of our client. In this case, the data processed is specifically for this client’s application/ placement and is not available or used for the purpose in section (i) of finding career opportunities for Orbis Medics Candidates. If such a third-party candidate is unsuccessful with their application, then the candidate details are removed from the system. Similarly, once the placement is completed, this personal data is removed from our systems

(v) Client Contact

To enable Orbis Medics to provide recruitment services to your employer, we will process and store client contacts details, which would include name, work contact details, job title and job activity history. Once added to our contact database, you will receive notification of this and you will at all times have the ability to be deleted and/or to opt out from electronic communication

This Personal Data list is not exhaustive and we may seek to process, use or disclose your information for any other purpose which has not been listed above always with your explicit consent.

We reserve the right to assign your data to a third party in the event of a sale, merger, liquidation, receivership or transfer of all the assets of our company in circumstances where the third party agrees to observe the terms of this Privacy Policy. Orbis Medics will notify you of such circumstances and you will be afforded an opportunity to opt-out.

Who Can Access your Data?

The information that you have provided to us may be made available to personnel working in Orbis Medics, our affiliate companies, our clients, and the third parties as set out above. Your personal data is wholly stored and processed within the European Economic Area.

Where your personal information is required to be sent outside the European Economic Area we will contact you for your permission prior to the disclosure of your personal information. In the event that we need to transfer your personal information outside the European Economic Area, we will take the appropriate steps to guarantee that your privacy rights continue to be protected as detailed in this Privacy Policy.

Existing Data Information with Orbis Medics

We will use our best endeavours to guarantee that all Personal Data that you have submitted to us is maintained and up to date. However, it is your responsibility to inform us of any changes to your Personal Data to ensure that it is up to date.

Where we currently hold personal information about you, you may at any time request that we modify, update, erase or provide a copy of this information to you. We will also provide an annual reminder for you to update this data or request your data to be removed. All such deletions and data updates should be sent to from the email address of record and these will be actioned within one week and you will receive confirmation that this has been completed. We may only refuse your request where we are legally obliged to do so. Where your request has been refused we will provide you with reasons for this refusal. We will then hold such data for only as long as it is necessarily required by law.

Security of your Personal Information

We are committed to the protection of Personal Information submitted to us. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorised access, use, or disclosure. While Orbis Medics take all due care in ensuring the privacy and integrity of the information that you provide, we recognise that no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. The possibility exists that this information could be unlawfully observed by a third party while in transit over the Internet. Orbis Medics accept no liability should this occur.


Cookies is a text file that is stored on your computer’s hard drive relating to your viewing history of a website. If you return to that website, it can present tailored selections to you created the stored information about your last visit. You can normally adjust the settings of your browser to avoid the acceptance of cookies. Cookies will not harm your system.

We use site tracking software to monitor traffic patterns and site usage to help us develop the design and layout of the websites.

Security: These cookies allow us to securely access to your account

Preference: These cookies are used to store your preferences like language choice and display of job search results

Analytics: In order to monitor how our sites are performing, we collect data about page visits. This information is completely anonymous — we cannot determine who it came from. When we use this data, we look at numbers of visitors overall rather than individual visits.

Analytics information is used in reports and to improve our site. For example, we have used analytics data to add, remove or change features of the site based on how popular they are with users. We track, for example

We use Google to provide our analytics data. You can read more about how Google Analytics treats your data at Google: Safeguarding your data. You can also read Google’s full privacy policy.

The site features: We track which jobs you look at so we can show you similar roles.

Session: As you move through the site, various pieces of information need to be stored in order for the site to function properly. For example, if you perform a search for jobs, the search terms you use will be remembered so that you can change them later. If you log in, we will remember which account you logged in with.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Where a change is made to this Privacy Policy it will be set out on our websites to ensure that you are aware of what information we collect and how we will use it. If we plan to use Personal Data in a way that is inconsistent from that stated in this Privacy Policy, we will inform in advance you by email, and it will be your decision as to whether or not you are happy that we continue store and process your information.

This privacy policy is effective from 14.05.2018

We specialise in recruiting General Practitioners, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses & Health Care Assistants within the Primary Care Sector.

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