Collection – the process of acquiring Data from Users who agree to provide it as they use the Website and join Tiny Steps’ community
Data Controller – refers to Tiny Steps as the entity that processes the User’s personal Data.
Data Subject - any User whose Data is collected by and provided to Tiny Steps through its Website
GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individual citizens of the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA).
III. Collection of Information
Tiny Steps is committed to privacy and Data protection and collects your information based on a legitimate consent you have provided to us. As a User, you have the right to withdraw such information at any time by using the available features on the Website or by contacting Tiny Steps.
When a User registers an Account and creates his/her Profile on the Website, the User acknowledges and consents to the processing, collection, use, and storage of the following personal information:
- Full Name
- Date of Birth
- Email Address
- Phone/mobile Number
- Zip code and House Number
Having a complete Profile that showcases the skills and talents of Babysitters and Nannies helps them attract employers, receive inquiries, or get easily hired. For employers, their Profiles help them attract the ideal candidates they are looking for.
Nannies and Babysitters are encouraged to provide the following information for their Profile:
- Previous / Current Employment
- Childcare Experience: Number of Years
- Experience with Age Categories of Children
- Relevant Skills and Talents You Can Share with Children
- Activities You Can Create or Stage for Children
- Maximum Number of Children You Are Capable to Babysit
- Certifications / Training
- Studying: Yes / No
- Languages Spoken
- Hourly Salary
Parents are encouraged to provide the following information for their Profile:
- Number of Children
- Age of Children
- Gender of Children
- Expecting: Yes / No
- Expectations from the Nanny or Babysitter: Skills, Talents, Areas of Interest
- Hourly Salary
Users can alter the information that they provide at any time. Users can also add other information to their Profile, such as a photo, professional awards or recognition, projects involvement, references, and other relevant qualifications. As stated in the Terms & Conditions, Users have the sole authority to ask questions about the experience and credentials of other Users by sending them a Message.
Users have control over the disclosure and accuracy of information they provide to the Website and to other Users. Users understand that the inclusion of untruthful information, omission of information, or withholding of information in their Profile or in any form of communication may affect the outcome or success of their job search and hiring as well as the overall User experience.
Content & Communication
Any correspondence, Message, as well as feedback or suggestion you provide us over the Tiny Steps Website, email, or other online platforms will be treated as non-confidential information to the extent permitted by applicable laws. Users agree that Tiny Steps has the right to publish, use, or disseminate such communication without liability.
IV. Purposes of Collection
Tiny Steps uses and processes your Data based on our capacity as a platform that aims to gather Families and Babysitters and creates a family-friendly environment where they can connect and communicate. Users agree and understand that the Data collected from them and any information they provided to Tiny Steps with expressed consent will be used to:
- maintain Website operations and functionality
- administer the Services of Tiny Steps
- improve overall User experience
- confirm the identities of Users
- provide Users exclusive access to the Database
- send Users information about Tiny Steps’ Services
- solicit feedback, suggestion, and other Messages
- process payments
- support marketing or statistical purposes
- provide information to third parties -- if you have provided permission, or if required by law or regulation
V. Data Protection
Tiny Steps will do its best to implement appropriate technical measures to protect the information you provide to us against any form of illegal activities.
VI. Rights & Responsibilities of Data Subjects
You can view, remove, or change your personal details in your Profile any time. You may also request access and information about which details are stored about you or if there are details that must be changed.
You may also make corrections or updates to your personal information.
You can object to the processing of your personal information.
You can get a restriction of processing once you spot inaccuracy in your personal Data, if you find the processing unlawful, or if you believe Tiny Steps no longer needs the Data you provided for the purposes of processing.
You can access your personal Data in an orderly manner and machine-readable format and have the right to share or transmit such Data to another controller.
VII. Amendments & Questions