Your privacy

You can visit our website without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself.
We promise to treat any personal information about you securely, fairly and lawfully. We are committed to protecting your privacy.
When we ask you for personal information online it will only be in response to you actively applying for a job with us, signing up to our newsletters or events, or submitting information to enable us to contact you.

Cookies – what are they?

A "cookie" is a small text file that's stored on your computer, smartphone, tablet, or other device when you visit a website or use an app.
Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. These are known as session cookies. Others remain on your device until they expire or you delete them from your cache. These are known as persistent cookies and enable us to remember things about you as a returning visitor and they are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
This website uses session and persistent cookies.

How to control and delete cookies.

If you want to restrict or block the cookies we set, you can do this through your browser settings.
The ‘help’ function within your browser should tell you how.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit . Alternatively, you can search the internet for other independent information on cookies.

Cookies – how we use them

If you delete cookies relating to this website we will not remember things about you, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor the next time you visit the site.
We use cookies (and other similar technologies) to:

  • Provide information about our services that you request
  • Manage our marketing relationships
  • Give you a better online experience and track website performance
  • Help us make our website and digital communications more relevant to you

Here we explain a bit more about each of these types and how you can control their use.

Essential Cookies

These are cookies that are essential for us to provide a service you have requested. Without cookies we are unable to provide some products or services that you might request. Other 'essential' cookies keep our website secure. Even if you say “No” to cookies on this website we'll continue to use these 'essential' cookies.
Essential cookies are used to:

  •  deliver interactive services and maintain a consistent site experience
  •  maintain online security and protect against online fraud or spam
  • record your preference regarding our use of cookies on your device

The cookies we use for this are:

  • PHPSESSID is a first party cookie. It only contains a reference to a session stored on the web server. No information is stored in the user's browser and this cookie can only be used by the current web site.
  • We use anti-spam cookies, which are catchingly titled JCS_INENREF and JCs_INENTIM.
  • EUCookieConsent, which records if you have given permission for us to drop cookies on your device.

Performance Cookies: Tracking website performance

These cookies collect aggregated information and are not used to identify you.
We use this type of cookie to understand and analyse how visitors use our online assets and look for ways to improve them. For example, a cookie might tell us that lots of people give up on the contact us form at a particular step – so we can try to make that step easier to complete.
The analytics cookies we use include:

  • Google Analytics, which uses cookies to help us analyse how our visitors use the site. Find out more about how these cookies are used on the Google privacy site.

Functionality Cookies: Giving you a better online experience

These cookies remember your preferences and tailor the website to provide enhanced features. Without these cookies, we cannot remember your choices or personalise your online experience.
We use this type of cookie to:

  • To manage the tags we put on the web site (what’s called a Tag Manager); this needs to set a cookie to understand what tags it should set on different pages. The one we use is called Google Tag Manager.

Targeting Cookies

These cookies are usually third-party cookies from marketing partners used to deliver adverts relevant to you and your interests. These cookies can track your browsing history across websites. If you wish to prevent this type of cookie, you may do so through your device’s browser security settings.
We don’t use third-party marketing services like this, but this type of cookie would include Doubleclick, Facebook and Adwords.

Cookies in emails

As well as the cookies we use on our website, we use cookies and similar technologies in emails. These help us to understand whether you’ve opened an email and how you’ve interacted with it. Cookies may also be set if you click on a link within the email.

How to control and delete cookies

If you don't want to accept cookies in emails, you can set your browser to restrict or reject cookies, or you can close the email before downloading any images or clicking on any links.