Personal information is any information and opinion (whether true or not) about you. It may range from the very sensitive (e.g. medical history or condition) to the everyday (e.g. address and phone number). It would include the opinions of others about your work performance (whether true or not), your work experience and qualifications, aptitude test results and other information obtained by us in connection with your possible work placements. Personal information includes sensitive information.
Sensitive information is a special category of personal information. It is information or opinion about your:
It includes personal information collected to provide a health service.
Sensitive information can, in most cases, only be disclosed with your consent.
Your personal and sensitive information will be collected by Staff Australia Pty Ltd for its own use in connection with your work placements. Your personal and sensitive information may also be collected by Government Job Finder Programs and passed onto Staff Australia Pty Ltd for the purposes of finding you suitable employment.
This information will be collected from you directly when you fill out and submit a Staff Australia application form either via an online Job Vacancy platform or directly through our website or by other direct means.
Personal and sensitive information will also be collected when:
Your personal and sensitive information may be used in connection with:
If you do not give us the information we seek, you may be limiting our ability to locate suitable work for you.
Subject to some exceptions, which are set out in the National Privacy Principles (principal 6 – Access and Correction), you have a right to see and have a copy of personal and sensitive information about you that we hold. If you can establish that the information is not accurate, we will take reasonable steps to correct it so that it is accurate and up to date. If you wish to access your rights of Access and Correction, you should contact the Staff Australia Privacy Officer