Our Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Leader Engineering (referred to as “Leader”, “us”, “we” or “our”) uses and protects any information that you provide us with when using this website.

Leader is fully committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. If we ask you to provide particular information which could identify you when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Leader may change this policy occasionally by updating this page. You should check this page intermittently to ensure that you are happy with any such changes. This policy is valid from September 25, 2012.

Leader cannot be held responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites even if you accessed the third party web site via links from our Site or you linked to our Site from a third party website.

What we Collect

When you complete and submit an online application form provided on this Site, Leader will need to know your details relevant to your application including, but not restricted to: your name, date of birth, relevant education, qualifications and grades (achieved or expected); your term-time and permanent address, your telephone / mobile number, e-mail address, ethnic origin and gender; whether you have a disability, immigration/residency status; whether you hold a driving licence or have a criminal record; your other skills and interests; professional memberships, relevant work experience, employment history  and references.

When you make enquiries, you will also need to provide us and/or the recruitment coordinators with an indication of the subject of your enquiry.

This information is then used by us when processing your application for recruitment purposes, responding to your enquiry, managing all relevant enquiries, maintaining relevant databases and/or report recruitment statistics and enquiry statistics. Please be aware that automated short listing systems may be used during the assessment of your application.

Occasionally, we may also use your details to contact you for market research. We may contact you by mail, email, fax or phone. We may make use of this information in order to customise the website in line with your interests.

What Leader do With the Information we Obtain From You

We do not share or rent your personal information with third parties, apart from under the following circumstances:

  • You have specifically agreed to allow us to share personal information about you with third party organisations. Or
  • You are looking for employment with a third-party organisation via our services and in order to evaluate your suitability, the third-party organisation requests part or all of the information you have provided us with for this purpose. To avoid any doubt, the details we supply any third-party may only be used for the purpose for which they are provided. Or
  • We are obliged to share your information for the purpose of providing a product or service you have requested. Or
  • We are legally required to do so in response to a subpoena, court order or other legitimate request by an authority.

Leader undertakes to obtain your permission in advance before passing on any of your details to any parties.


We are committed to keeping your details secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have implemented suitable electronic, physical and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure all information collected by Leader Engineering online.

How we use Cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on the hard drive of your computer. Provided you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps to analyse web traffic or advises you when you visit a particular site. Cookies let web applications respond to you as an individual. By gathering and remembering information about your preferences, the web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes.

We utilise traffic log cookies in order to identify which pages are being used. This helps us to analyse data pertaining to web page traffic and improve our website so that we can tailor it according to our customers’ needs. We only use this information for the purposes of statistical analysis, then the data is removed from the system.

Generally, cookies help us to provide you with an improved website, by allowing us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does not in any way give us access to your computer or any of your personal details, apart from the data you choose to share with us.

You can decide whether to accept or decline cookies. The majority of web browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can normally alter your browser setting to decline cookies if you wish. This may, however, prevent you from deriving maximum benefits from the website.

Links From our Website to Other Websites

Our website may contain links to other websites that may be of interest to you, but after you have used these links to leave our site, please note that we do not have any control over the other website. Consequently, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any data which you provide during visits to such sites. Moreover, such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. It is recommended that you proceed with caution and look carefully at the privacy statement relating to the website in question.

Controlling Your own Personal Information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal data in the following ways:

  • Any time you are asked to complete a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not wish the information to be used by any other party for direct marketing purposes
  • If you have already agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at Justin@Leaderengineering.com

Leader Engineering will not sell, distribute or lease your personal details to third parties under any circumstances.

You may request a note of any personal information which we hold about you.

Updating Your Details in Connection with This Site

It is essential that you tell us about any changes to your personal information so that it can be updated accordingly. If any of the details that you have supplied to us change please let us know the correct details by sending e-mail to Justin.Roberts@leaderengineering.com Alternatively you can use your online profile to amend your details as required.

Should you wish to do so, you may also remove your information from our website using the same methods outlined above.