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Cambridge English Teacher Terms and Conditions

This Website is owned and operated by The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge acting through its departments: University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (‘UCLES’), Cambridge English Language Assessment, a non-teaching department of the University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Press (‘CUP’) (referred to collectively in these terms and conditions as ‘Cambridge’).

By using Cambridge English Teacher and by registering to access this Website (www.CambridgeEnglishTeacher.org) and any other Cambridge English Teacher websites notified to you as part of your registration from time to time (together ‘the Website’) you are indicating that you are over the age of 18 and that you or the Institution that you represent accept the terms and conditions set out below. Users and Institutions who do not accept these terms and conditions are not authorised to use or continue using the Website.

Cambridge may amend these terms and conditions at any time and any revised version will be effective with immediate effect when it is displayed on the Website.

  1.  Access
    1. 1.1.  These terms and conditions grant Users a non-exclusive, non-transferable licence to access the Content on the Website.
       
    2. 1.2.  With the exception of Partner Users signing on via SSO, each User must choose a unique username and password at the point of first registration. Usernames and passwords are personal to the registered User and cannot be re-used by anyone else. Member’s access to the Website will be granted for an Initial Membership Period from first registration. Access to individual Courses will be granted for an Initial Course Period from first access. Access to a Community will be granted to the Community Member for the Community Validity Period.
       
    3. 1.3.  Members shall, upon accepting any necessary End User Licence Agreement and (other than accounts created via SSO where email verification is not required) receiving the relevant Verification Email and verifying their email address by following the link in the Verification Email , be able to use the following services and obtain the following benefits:
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      1. 1.3.1.  free 10-hour Course;
      2. 1.3.2.  20% discount on further Courses;
      3. 1.3.3.  unlimited access to a library of resources and webinars;
      4. 1.3.4.  a personal profile to record skills and achievements; and
      5. 1.3.5.  Website discussion forums to share ideas with fellow professionals.
         
    5. 1.4.  Guests shall, upon accepting any necessary End User Licence Agreement and receiving the relevant Verification Email and verifying their email address by following the link in the Verification Email, be able to use the following services as part of the Website:
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      1. 1.4.1.  a personal profile to record skills and achievements; and
      2. 1.4.2.  Website discussion forums to share ideas with fellow professionals.
         
    7. 1.5.  Community Members shall, upon entering a valid Community Link Code and, accepting any necessary End User Licence Agreement, be able to use the following services and obtain the following benefits:
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      1. 1.5.1.  unlimited access to a library of resources and webinars;
      2. 1.5.2.  a personal profile to record skills and achievements; and
      3. 1.5.3.  Website discussion forums to share ideas with fellow professionals.
         
    9. 1.6.  All Users have the option to become a Job Seeker within their Profile settings and view the Job Adverts posted by Recruiters on CET Careers and set custom job advert alerts. Members who become Job Seekers will also be able to access and post User content on any CET Careers Discussion Forum. Other facilities such as webinars may be available from time to time as part of CET Careers.
       
    10. 1.7.  Courses accessed by Members may also be available to Community Members, provided the said Community has included that Course within the Community. For the avoidance of doubt, Communities may be offering the same Courses to their members that Members can also access in their capacity as Members and any such Course will contain the same Content.
       
    11. 1.8.  Institutions that purchase Bulk User Subscriptions or that purchase Communities are granted a non-exclusive non-transferable right to permit Users to use the Website during the Term solely for the Institutions’ business operations.
       
    12. 1.9.  Any Institution that purchases Bulk User Subscriptions or purchases a Community in accordance with clause 1.8 above is bound by these terms and conditions and also undertakes that:
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      1. 1.9.1.  the maximum number of Users that it authorises to access and use the Website from time to time shall not exceed the number of Bulk User Subscriptions or Community Licences it has purchased;
      2. 1.9.2.  it will not allow or suffer any one of its Bulk User Subscriptions or Community Licences to be used by more than one individual Authorised User;
      3. 1.9.3.  each Authorised User shall keep a secure password for the Website and each Authorised User shall keep his password confidential;
      4. 1.9.4.  it shall maintain a written, up to date list of current Authorised Users and provide such list to Cambridge within 5 Business Days of Cambridge’s written request at any time or times;
      5. 1.9.5.  it shall permit Cambridge to audit the Institution in order to establish the name and password of each Authorised User. Such audit may be conducted no more than once per quarter, at Cambridge's expense, and this right shall be exercised with reasonable prior notice, in such a manner as not to substantially interfere with the Institution's normal conduct of business;
      6. 1.9.6.  if any of the audits referred to in clause 1.9.5 reveal that any password has been provided to any individual who is not an Authorised User, then without prejudice to Cambridge's other rights, the Institution shall promptly disable such passwords and Cambridge shall not issue any new passwords to any such individual; and
      7. 1.9.7.  if any of the audits referred to in clause 1.9.5 reveal that the Institution has underpaid Subscription Fees or Community Licence Fees to Cambridge, then without prejudice to Cambridge’s other rights, the Institution shall pay to Cambridge an amount equal to such underpayment within 10 Business Days of the date of the relevant audit.
         
    14. 1.10.  The Institution shall not access, store, distribute or transmit any Viruses, or any material during the course of its use of the Website that:
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      1. 1.10.1.  is unlawful, harmful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, infringing, harassing or racially or ethnically offensive;
      2. 1.10.2.  facilitates illegal activity;
      3. 1.10.3.  depicts sexually explicit images;
      4. 1.10.4.  promotes unlawful violence;
      5. 1.10.5.  is discriminatory based on race, gender, colour, religious belief, sexual orientation, disability; or
      6. 1.10.6.  is in a manner that is otherwise illegal or causes damage or injury to any person or property, and Cambridge reserves the right, without liability or prejudice to its other rights to the Institution, to disable the Institution’s access to any material that breaches the provisions of this clause and/or deactivate any Community that breaches the provisions of this clause.
         
    16. 1.11.  The Institution shall not, except as may be allowed by any applicable law which is incapable of exclusion by agreement between the parties and except to the extent expressly permitted under these terms and conditions, attempt to:
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      1. 1.11.1.  copy, modify, duplicate, create derivative works from, frame, mirror, republish, download, display, transmit, or distribute all or any portion of the Website (as applicable) in any form or media or by any means; or
      2. 1.11.2.  attempt to reverse compile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise reduce to human- perceivable form all or any part of the Website; or
      3. 1.11.3.  access all or any part of the Website in order to build a product or service which competes with the Website; or
      4. 1.11.4.  use the Website to provide services to third parties; or
      5. 1.11.5.  license, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, distribute, display, disclose, or otherwise commercially exploit, or otherwise make the Website available to any third party except the Authorised Users, or
      6. 1.11.6.  attempt to obtain, or assist third parties in obtaining, access to the Website, other than as provided under this clause 1; and
      7. 1.11.7.  using all reasonable endeavours, allow any unauthorised access to, or use of the Website and, in the event of any such unauthorised access or use, shall promptly notify Cambridge.
         
    18. 1.12.  Any rights provided under this clause 1, that are granted to an Institution, are granted to that Institution only, and shall not be considered granted to any subsidiary or holding company of the Institution.
       
    19. 1.13.  Usernames and passwords must be kept confidential and may only be used by the User subject to these terms and conditions. Unauthorised use of the username and password, either with or without the User’s knowledge and consent, shall be considered a breach of these terms and conditions. Users agree to notify Cambridge of any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft or disclosure of usernames or passwords.
       
    20. 1.14.  The Institution shall ensure that any and all Users’ access to the Website is kept secure and shall use the best available security practices and systems to prevent, and take prompt and proper remedial action against unauthorised access, copying, modification, storage, reproduction, display or distribution of the Website content.
       
    21. 1.15.  Where Cambridge uses Security Features in relation to the Content (wholly or in part), the Security Features must, unless Cambridge notifies the User or Institution otherwise, be kept confidential and not lent, shared, transferred or otherwise misused.
       
    22. 1.16.  If any Institution becomes aware of any misuse of the Website, or any security breach in connection with these terms and conditions that could compromise the security or integrity of the Website or otherwise adversely affect Cambridge, or if the Institution learns or suspects that any Security Feature has been revealed to or obtained by any unauthorised person, the Institution shall, at the Institution's expense, promptly notify Cambridge and fully co-operate with Cambridge to remedy the issue as soon as reasonably practicable.
       
    23. 1.17.  Institutions agree to co-operate with Cambridge's reasonable security investigations.
       
    24. 1.18.  Cambridge may change Security Features on notice to the individual User, Institution, Community, Community Administrator, Community Members or the Institution’s Users.
       
    25. 1.19.  In respect of Institutions that purchase Bulk User Subscriptions or that purchase Communities, the Institution shall:
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      1. 1.19.1.  provide Cambridge with: all necessary co-operation in relation to these terms and conditions and all necessary access to such information as may be required by Cambridge in order to supply the Website;
      2. 1.19.2.  comply with all applicable laws and regulations with respect to its activities under these terms and conditions;
      3. 1.19.3.  ensure that the Authorised Users use the Website in accordance with these terms and conditions and shall be responsible for any Authorised User’s breach of these terms and conditions;
      4. 1.19.4.  ensure that its network and systems comply with the relevant specifications provided by Cambridge from time to time as set out at www.cambridgeenglishteacher.org/technical-requirements; and
      5. 1.19.5.  be solely responsible for procuring and maintaining its network connections and telecommunications links from its systems to Cambridge’s data centres, and all problems, conditions, delays, delivery failures and all other loss or damage arising from or relating to the Institution's network connections or telecommunications links or caused by the internet.
         
    27. 1.20.  If any unauthorised use is made of the Website and such use is attributable to the act or default of, an Institution then, without prejudice to Cambridge’s other rights and remedies, Cambridge may impede the Institution’s access to the Website.
       
    28. 1.21.  Cambridge reserves the right, without liability or prejudice to its other rights to an Institution, to deactivate a Community, remove a Community Administrator or remove a Community Member in the event of a breach of these terms and conditions.
       
    29. 1.22.  Community Members may, upon entering a relevant Community Link Code:
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      1. 1.22.1.  prevent Community Administrators seeing all but their basic information;
      2. 1.22.2.  access all Content within the Community, except Content restricted by the Community Administrator; and
      3. 1.22.3.  access all Content available to Members, except Content restricted by the Community Administrator, unless the Community Member is also a Member or belongs to another Community that allows the access to the said Content.
         
    31. 1.23.  All Communities will automatically be included in a community list on the Website unless the Community opts out of appearing on such list. To opt out of appearing on the aforementioned list the Community Administrator should contact onlinepublications@cambridge.org.
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    33. Single Sign On
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    35. 1.24.  Subject to clause 1.29 below, where a Partner User accesses the Website for the first time, and such Partner User is not already registered on the Website, the Website shall automatically create a new account for them using the credentials (including first and last name, Partner User email address) supplied by the PAWS.
       
    36. 1.25.  For the creation of the new account pursuant to clause 1.24 above to be completed, the relevant Partner User shall be required to specify their location and marketing preferences and accept these terms of conditions.
       
    37. 1.26.  Where a Partner User‘s account is created pursuant to clauses 1.24 and 1.25 via SSO, the relevant Partner User will not be required to verify their email address in order to access the Website. 
        
    38. 1.27.  Subject to clause 1.28, where a Partner User’s account is created via SSO, such Partner User shall only be able to access the Website through the Portal and shall not be able to log in directly to the Website.
          
    39. 1.28.  In the event that a Partner User wishes to log on the Website directly (other than through the Portal) the Partner User will need to reset their password through the ‘forgot my password’ mechanism included on the Website.
       
    40. 1.29.  Where a Partner User is already registered on the Website using their email address then a new account will not be created pursuant to clause 1.24 and the Partner User will be able to use their existing CET account via either the Portal or directly to the Website.
       
    41. 1.30.  Where a Partner User has successfully accessed the Website via the Portal through SSO on at least one occasion, a Partner User may change their email address, first name or last name on the Portal and their credentials will be updated on the Website upon the Partner User’s next sign in to the Website via the Portal.
       
    42. 1.31.  For accounts created via SSO, permissions, membership and access controls to CET resources on the Website will be managed via purchases by the Partner User through the Website except where a Partner User is associated with a Community. 
       
    43. 1.32.  Accounts created for Partner Users will automatically default to Guest access unless the Partner User is added to a Partner Community.
       
    44. 1.33.  A Partner may, at its sole option, select to have its Partner Users added to a Community upon each Partner User’s first successful sign on to the Website via the Portal.
       
    45. 1.34.  Where a Partner uses a Community Link Code for its SSO transactions, a Partner User will be added to a Community upon the Partner User’s first sign on through the Portal. The Partner User will not be required to supply the Community Link Code.
       
    46. 1.35.  A Partner User with a valid CET account will still be granted access to the Website Content via the Portal or directly via the Website if:
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      1. 1.35.1.  they are no longer a Member of the Partner’s Community;
      2. 1.35.2.  the Partner’s Community has expired; or
      3. 1.35.3.  the Partner User has been blocked from the Partner’s Community.
         
    48. 1.36.  Where a Partner User has been removed from the Partner’s Community by the Community Administrator the next time the Partner User successfully signs on to the Website from the Portal the Partner User will be added anew to the Community provided the Partner User gets authenticated by the PAWS.
       
    49. 1.37.  If the Partner User’s CET account has been deleted by the Community Administrator, the next time the Partner User attempts to sign on to the Website from the Portal, a new CET account will be created for the Partner User provided the Partner User gets authenticated by the PAWS.
       
    50. 1.38.  If the Partner wants to disable a Partner User from accessing the Community and to disable the Partner User from accessing the Website via the Portal then the Partner must remove the Partner User from the Community AND update the PAWS to ensure that such Partner User does not get authenticated.
       
    51. 1.39.  In the event of error at any point during the SSO process, the Partner User shall be redirected to a URL specified by the Partner.
       
  2.  Community Administrators and Community Members
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    2. Community Administrators
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    4. 2.1.  Members shall, upon accepting any necessary End User Licence Agreement and (other than accounts created via SSO where email verification is not required) receiving the relevant Verification Email and verifying their email address by following the link in the Verification Email , be able to use the following services and obtain the following benefits:
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      1. 2.1.1.  the Community Administrator(s) creates Community Link Codes and provides these Community Link Codes to the applicable Community Members in order that they may become Community Members;
      2. 2.1.2.  the maximum number of Community Members that it authorises to access and use the Website via Community Link Codes from time to time shall not exceed the number of Community Licences the Community has been provided with;
      3. 2.1.3.  in the event that the maximum number of Community Licences have been allocated to Community Members no further individuals shall be provided a Community Link Code and shall not be permitted to become a Community Member until such time that a Community Licence becomes available pursuant to clause 2.3.2 below;
      4. 2.1.4.  the Community Administrator(s) shall deactivate and/or reactivate other Community Administrators and/or Community Members if required to do so by Cambridge;
      5. 2.1.5.  the Community Administrator(s) will send messages or announcements to Community Members if required to do so by Cambridge;
      6. 2.1.6.  the Community Administrator(s) will update or remove Community events, discussions and resources if required to do so by Cambridge;
      7. 2.1.7.  the Community Administrator(s) will review Community Members’ Course progress and scores for and Courses included within that Community if required to do so by Cambridge. Such review of Course progress shall be applicable regardless of whether the said Course was accessed by a Community Member only within the Community or by the Community Member as a Member before joining the Community;
      8. 2.1.8.  the Community Administrator(s), where applicable, will restrict Community Members access to other Content on the Website, unless the Community Member is also a Member or belongs to another Community that allows the access to the said Content; and
      9. 2.1.9.  the Community Administrator(s) shall, if required to do so by Cambridge, produce a community report detailing either: a) a list of all Community Members,the date of each Community Members enrolment and the date of the each Community Members last activity within the Community; or b) a list of all the Community Members progress for all Courses within the Community.
         
    6. 2.2.  Any changes made to a Community by a Community Administrator shall be recorded in an audit trail.
       
    7. 2.3.  At the Institution’s sole discretion, the Community Administrator shall (where the Institution has purchased Bulk User Subscriptions or Community Licences for the Products be entitled to:
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      1. 2.3.1.  allocate available Community Licences for the Products to Community Members; and
      2. 2.3.2.  reallocate Community Licences that are not inactive, expired or used to other Products or Community Members; and
      3. 2.3.3.  view in the Community all Community Licences for the Products whether such Community Licence has been allocated to a Community Member or not.
         
    9. 2.4.  The Community Administrator shall not be responsible for the allocation of licences to Cambridge’s CET Membership Product] for the Community and the Community Members. Each Community Member shall be provided access to Cambridge’s CET Membership Product automatically upon joining the Community.
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    11. Community Members
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    13. 2.5.  In the event that a Community Member leaves the Community before the end of the Initial Membership Period or Membership Renewal Period (as the case may be) any licences (including the Community Licence) granted to such Community Member which are not active, expired or used shall become available for reallocation in the Community by the Community Administrator.
       
    14. 2.6.  In the event that a Community Member leaves the Institution before the end of the Initial Membership Period or Membership Renewal Period (as the case may be) any licences (including the Community Licence) granted to such Community Member which are active, expired or used shall not become available for reallocation in the Community.
       
    15. 2.7.  In the event that a Community Member leaves the Institution before the end of the Initial Membership Period or Membership Renewal Period (as the case may be) the licence to Cambridge’s CET Membership Product granted to such Community Member shall become available for reallocation in the Community in accordance with clause 2.4.
       
    16. 2.8.  Upon leaving a Community, a User shall not be permitted access to any Website Content that is restricted to Community Members unless the User has individually subscribed to the Website.
       
  3.   Content  
    1. 3.1.  Cambridge shall, during the Term, provide the Content and make available the Website content to Users on and subject to these terms and conditions.
       
    2. 3.2.  Cambridge shall use commercially reasonable endeavours to make the Content available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, except for:
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      1. 3.2.1.  planned maintenance carried out during a maintenance window, details of which will be notified to Users by an announcement on the Website five days prior to the maintenance; and
      2. 3.2.2.  unscheduled maintenance and in such circumstances Cambridge shall use reasonable endeavours to give Users and Institutions prior notice.
         
  4.  Payments
    1. 4.1.  Users must accept these terms and conditions before making a purchase of, or accessing, any Product on the Website.
       
    2. 4.2.  Payments can be made by credit or debit card; Visa, Mastercard, Maestro UK and Maestro International. Users will need to check with their card provider for any additional handling fees that they may charge.
       
    3. 4.3.  An e-mail confirmation will be sent to the User with details of the payment and the purchase made following the purchase.
       
    4. 4.4.  The currency of the payment will be determined by the Users billing address and this is the currency that payment must be made in.
       
    5. 4.5.  All purchase prices displayed are inclusive of any applicable sales tax, including VAT.
       
    6. 4.6.  New Users or Institutions ordering Bulk User Subscriptions via Customer Services can either apply for a credit account or receive and pay a pro-forma invoice. Customer Services generates Activation Code lists for new Users or Institutions once a credit account has been set up or the payment has been received. Customer Services generates Activation Code lists for existing Users or Institutions with a credit account on receipt of the order.
       
    7. 4.7.  New Institutions purchasing Communities via Customer Services can either apply for a credit account or receive and pay a pro-forma invoice. Customer Services sets up the Community once a credit account has been set up or the payment has been received. Customer Services sets up Communities for existing Institutions with a credit account on receipt of the order.
       
    8. 4.8.  In respect of Bulk User Subscription purchases or Communities purchased by an Institution, the Institution shall pay the Subscription Fees or Community Licence Fees to Cambridge in accordance with this clause 4.
       
    9. 4.9.  The Institution shall upon the purchase date provide to Cambridge valid, up-to-date and complete credit and/or debit card details or approved purchase order information acceptable to Cambridge in accordance with a proforma invoice provided by Customer Services and any other relevant valid, up-to-date and complete contact and billing details. If the Institution provides its credit and/or debit card details to Cambridge, the Institution hereby authorises Cambridge to bill such credit and/or debit card on the date of purchase for the Subscription Fees or Community Licence Fees payable in respect of the Initial Course Period, Initial Membership Period or Community Validity Period. If the Institution requests to pay by proforma invoice, the Institution shall pay each invoice within 30 days after the date of such proforma invoice.
       
    10. 4.10.  If Cambridge has not received payment within 30 days after the due date, and without prejudice to any other rights and remedies of Cambridge:
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      1. 4.10.1.  Cambridge may, without liability to the Institution, disable the Institution’s, its Users’ Communities’, Community Administrators’ and Community Members’ passwords, accounts and access to all or part of the Content and Cambridge shall be under no obligation to provide any or all of the Content while the proforma invoice(s) concerned remain unpaid; and
      2. 4.10.2.  interest shall accrue on such due amounts at an annual rate equal to 3% over the then current base lending rate of Barclays Bank plc at the date the relevant proforma invoice was issued, commencing on the due date and continuing until fully paid, whether before or after judgment.
         
    12. 4.11.  Cambridge shall be entitled to increase the Subscription Fees and Community Licence Fees, at the start of any Membership Renewal Period, Course Renewal Period or extension to the Community Validity Period.
       
  5.  Permitted Uses
    1. 5.1.  Users may:
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      1. 5.1.1.  access, search, and view Content;
      2. 5.1.2.  interact, use tools, and view progress results; and
      3. 5.1.3.  print or make a temporary copy of extracts from the Content (subject to any restrictions detailed on the Website that may be placed on the downloading and printing of Content at page level)
         

      for personal use, to assist in teaching English or preparing students at a school for an examination provided by Cambridge English Language Assessment or for the purposes of viewing the materials with browser software, but not for any other purpose.
       

    3. 5.2.  Nothing in these terms and conditions shall limit your rights to undertake ‘fair dealing’ of the Content as that term is defined under the Copyright, Design and Patent Act 1988.
       
    4. 5.3.  All other rights are reserved.
       
  6.  Use of the Website as a Job Seeker
    1. 6.1.  All Users have the option to become Job Seekers by setting themselves as such within their Profile settings. This clause 6 applies to those Users that set themselves as Job Seekers and use the Website and CET Careers as a Job Seeker.
       
    2. 6.2.  You acknowledge that by becoming a Job Seeker, you are allowing Recruiters to have access to your Profile.
       
    3. 6.3.  In using the Website as a Job Seeker, you agree and acknowledge that Cambridge is not responsible for any information you supply, provide or obtain to/from a Recruiter. You are solely responsible for taking all reasonable steps in:
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      1. 6.3.1.  corresponding with Recruiters either through the Website, privately or offline;
      2. 6.3.2.  subsequently applying for any Vacancies; and
      3. 6.3.3.  subsequently taking up any position.
         
    5. 6.4.  For the avoidance of doubt the Job Adverts are posted for your information only and Cambridge has no involvement and accepts no responsibility for your correspondence with any Recruiter.
       
    6. 6.5.  You must use CET Careers in accordance with these terms and conditions strictly for personal and non-commercial use only.
       
    7. 6.6. You acknowledge and agree that when using CET Careers Cambridge does not guarantee that you will find any suitable Vacancies, secure any interviews, secure any jobs or achieve any specific results.
       
    8. 6.7.  You further acknowledge and agree that Cambridge does not warrant, vet or verify the identity of the Recruiters or the information set out in the Job Adverts and accepts no responsibility for any reliance on any of this information. Consequently, Cambridge does not warrant or guarantee:
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      1. 6.7.1.  the correctness, completeness, or accuracy of the Job Adverts posted;
      2. 6.7.2.  that the Vacancies or Job Averts are genuine; or
      3. 6.7.3.  the identity of the Recruiters using the Website.
         
    10. 6.8.  You must immediately notify Cambridge in the event that you have any reason to believe that a Recruiter or another User has breached any of these terms and conditions or that any of the Job Adverts posted by a Recruiter is not genuine, inaccurate and/or incomplete
       
    11. 6.9.  For the avoidance of doubt, Cambridge is part of the University of Cambridge and its purpose is to further the University’s objective of advancing learning, knowledge and research. This Website aims to advance the English teaching profession. However, Cambridge is not an employment agency or an employment business nor does it hold itself out as an employment agency or an employment business. Cambridge does not effect introductions between Recruiters and Job Seekers (or vice versa), and nor does it supply Job Seekers to Recruiters or hold itself out as doing so.
       
  7.  Interactive Services and User Content
    1. 7.1.  Cambridge may from time to time provide interactive services on the Website, including, without limitation:
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      1. 7.1.1.  assignment tools and scores;
      2. 7.1.2.  exams;
      3. 7.1.3.  Website discussion forums;
      4. 7.1.4.  webinars; and
      5. 7.1.5.  CET Careers Discussion Forums
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    3. 7.2.  This clause 7 applies to any and all User content which a User may contribute to the Website via the interactive services including User content in any Communities and any User content posted on any CET Careers Discussion Forum.
       
    4. 7.3.  You acknowledge that all such User content is the sole responsibility of the User, who shall be solely liable for any misuse. If the User is posting material of any third party, he/she must ensure that he/she has the explicit consent of such third party to post the material on the Website. Any User content is posted without the knowledge of Cambridge and any opinions expressed are not the opinions of Cambridge. Cambridge reserves the right to withdraw User content in accordance with clause 14 below or where, in Cambridge’s sole opinion your use of the Website or conduct on the Website is inappropriate.
       
    5. 7.4.  Users must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any User content as well as to its whole.
       
    6. 7.5.  User content must:
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      1. 7.5.1.  be accurate (where it states facts);
      2. 7.5.2.  be genuinely held (where it states opinions); and
      3. 7.5.3.  comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which it is posted.
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    8. 7.6  User content must not:
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      1. 7.6.1.  contain any material which is defamatory of any person, libellous, unlawful, threatening or harmful, abusive, harassing, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
      2. 7.6.2.  infringe any copyright, database right or trademark of any other person;
      3. 7.6.3.  advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse;
      4. 7.6.4.  contain software Viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
      5. 7.6.5.  engage in any commercial activities;
      6. 7.6.6.  advertise or promote materials or transmit any ‘junk mail’ ‘spam’ or ‘chain letters’ or any other form of solicitation for goods or services;
      7. 7.6.7.  be likely to deceive any person;
      8. 7.6.8.  be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
      9. 7.6.9.  promote any illegal activity;
      10. 7.6.10.  promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
      11. 7.6.11.  be threatening, abusive or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
      12. 7.6.12.  be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
      13. 7.6.13.  be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent the identity of or affiliation with any person;
      14. 7.6.14.  give the impression that the User content emanates from Cambridge, if this is not the case.
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    10. 7.7.  With respect to all User content you upload to the Website or post to the Website discussion forums, you grant Cambridge a licence and right to use, reproduce, publish, translate, distribute and display such User content (in whole or part) throughout the world as part of the Website. This licence is royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable.
       
    11. 7.8.  You warrant and undertake that you own or hold the worldwide licence for all Intellectual property rights in any User content you upload to the Website or post to the Website discussion forums and further that you have not otherwise granted any exclusive license in the same to any other person.
       
    12. 7.9.  You acknowledge that Cambridge has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any Content.
       
    13. 7.10.  Any links to external websites, provided in User content as part of an interactive service, are posted entirely at the User’s own risk and Cambridge excludes all liability whatsoever for such links and any use that may be made of them by a User.
       
    14. 7.11.  Cambridge shall not be liable to you or to any other third party for any damage, loss, cost, claim or expense suffered by you or by any other third party arising directly or indirectly from your use of the interactive services or the posting of User content and the use made of it by you or any other individual.
       
  8.  Prohibited Uses
    1. 8.1.  In accessing any part of the Website, Users agree NOT to:
    2.  
      1. 8.1.1.  engage in systematic copying or downloading of the Content or Product or transmit any part of the Content or Product by any means to any unauthorised user;
      2. 8.1.2.  allow copies to be stored or accessed by an unauthorised user;
      3. 8.1.3.  make the Website content available in any other form or medium or create derivative works, in whole or in part, without the written permission of Cambridge (rights@cambridge.org);
      4. 8.1.4.  alter, amend, modify or change the Content or Product;
      5. 8.1.5.  reproduce or exploit any Website content, in whole or in part, for commercial gain;
      6. 8.1.6.  use the Website in such a way that disrupts, interferes with or restricts the use of the Website by other Users;
      7. 8.1.7.  upload, display or transmit any materials through the Website which are false, offensive, defamatory, threatening, obscene, unlawful or which infringe the rights of any other person anywhere in the world;
      8. 8.1.8.  reverse engineer, decompile, copy or adapt any software or other code or scripts forming part of the Website or attempt to transmit to or via the Website any information that contains a Virus, worm, trojan horse or other harmful or disruptive component;
      9. 8.1.9.  change, modify, delete, interfere with or misuse data contained on the Website and entered by or relating to any third party user of the Website; and
      10. 8.1.10.  collect or store personal data about other Users except in so much as you may store details of other Users in your ‘My Contacts’ section of your account with their prior approval.
      11.  
    3. 8.2.  Except as expressly stated herein, these terms and conditions do not grant any Institution, User or Community any rights to, or in, patents, copyrights, database right, trade secrets, trade names, trade marks (whether registered or unregistered), or any other rights or licences in respect of the Content.
       
    4. 8.3.  In using the Website, you shall not provide information which you know to be or may be deemed to be inaccurate, incomplete or untrue.
       
  9.  User Conduct
    1. 9.1.  Your use and access to the Website is also subject to the user conduct policy of the Website.
       
  10.  Competitions and Prize Draws
    1. 10.1.  From time to time Cambridge may run competitions, prize draws and awards on the Website, which may be open to Members only, Members and Guests, Community Administrators and/ or Community Members, or any combination, depending on the competition, prize draw or award in question.
       
    2. 10.2.  Competitions, prize draws or awards may be subject to additional terms and conditions, which will be brought to the attention of Users at the time of registration and/or entry for such competition, prize draw or award.
       
    3. 10.3.  By taking part in any of these competitions, prize draws or awards you agree to these terms and conditions, and also to any other terms and conditions brought to your attention at the time.
       
    4. 10.4.  All competitions and prize draws run in GMT time zone.
       
  11.  Discounting
    1. 11.1.  From time to time Cambridge may run discounts, which may be applicable to Members only, or to Members, Guests, Community Administrators and/ or Community Members and any other Authorised Users from Institutions, or any combination, depending on the discount in question.
       
    2. 11.2.  Promotional discount codes may be provided to Users:
    3.  
      1. 11.2.1.  Promotional discount codes must be used within their validity period when purchasing a Product at the full Product price.
      2. 11.2.2.  Promotional discount codes may be used upon purchase of a Product. Promotional discount codes may also be used for purchases made by an Institution or an individual, directly through Customer Services or when requesting an Activation Code list.
      3.  
    4. 11.3.  Product promotional discounts may be available to Users when Products are being promoted on the Website as follows:
    5.  
      1. 11.3.1.  A User will receive a discount when purchasing a Product with a Product promotional discount that is within its validity period at the full Product price.
      2. 11.3.2.  A Product promotional discount may also be used for purchases made by an Institution or an individual, directly through Customer Services or when requesting an Activation Code list.
      3.  
    6. 11.4.  Bulk discounts may be available to Users and Institutions when purchasing Bulk User Subscriptions via Customer Services or when requesting an Activation Code list on the Website:
    7.  
      1. 11.4.1.  Bulk discounts may be used in conjunction with other available discounts. The bulk discount will be deducted from the purchase price prior to any promotional discount codes or Product promotional discounts.
      2. 11.4.2.  A bulk discount may be set if the quantity of Products ordered is sufficient to qualify for a bulk discount. The quantity deemed sufficient shall be determined by Customer Services or the local sales representative.
      3. 11.4.3.  When a User requests bulk Products on the Website the price displayed is the full Product price multiplied by the number of Products purchased minus any valid promotional discount codes or Product promotional discount. The User will then be informed that a bulk discount may be available and the final price will be confirmed by Customer Service or the local sales representative.
      4.  
    8. 11.5.  All discounts run in GMT time zone.
       
  12.  Intellectual Property Rights
    1. 12.1.  Cambridge owns or is licensed to use all Intellectual property rights in and to the Website and all technical infrastructure relating to it.
       
    2. 12.2.  The Website content is the copyright of Cambridge, CUP or UCLES, or published under licence from the copyright holder by Cambridge unless otherwise specified. If Website content is expressly identified as belonging to a third party, Users must contact such third party directly if they wish to use such Content in any way not permitted in these terms and conditions.
       
    3. 12.3.  Users undertake to ensure that the Intellectual property rights of the copyright holder and the software owners and the moral rights of the authors of the Content are not infringed.
       
    4. 12.4.  Webinar facilities are provided via Arkadin UK Limited (‘Arkadin’). Use of Arkadin’s webinar facility is strictly limited to use by Users in accordance with these terms and conditions and any additional terms and conditions displayed on the Arkadin website from time to time. Any further use of Arkadin’s webinar facilities must be licensed direct from Arkadin UK Limited.
       
    5. 12.5.  ‘Cambridge’ is a registered trademark of the University of Cambridge. No trademark, copyright or other proprietary notices contained in or appearing on material taken from the Website may be removed in whole or in part.
       
  13.  Moderation
    1. 13.1.  The Website and any interactive services or User content included on it are not moderated by Cambridge. Cambridge will not be responsible as author, editor or publisher of any User content included on the Website and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of the interactive services and/or the User content by any person.
       
  14.  Right of Withdrawal of Access of Website Content/User Content
    1. 14.1.  Where Cambridge considers, in its sole opinion, there to have been a deliberate and/or systematic breach of these terms and conditions by you, it reserves the right to immediately, temporarily or permanently withdraw your right to use the Website.
       
    2. 14.2.  Where Cambridge has reasonable grounds to believe Content, Course or User content infringes copyright, is defamatory, obscene, unlawful, objectionable or otherwise does not satisfy the provisions of these terms and conditions, it reserves the right to promptly remove, or disable access to, such Course/ Content and/or User content at any time.
       
    3. 14.3.  No refund of any fees shall be payable to you in the event of any withdrawal of Course, Content and/or User Content by Cambridge under clauses 14.1 or 14.2 above.
       
  15.  Report an Abuse
    1. 15.1.  In the event that you wish to complain about Content or report any abuse, included on the Website, you should report this to Cambridge either by clicking the ‘Report Abuse’ button on the Website or in writing at the following address: cet.support@cambridge.org. Any written complaint should include the following details:
    2.  
      1. 15.1.1.  name and email address of the User reporting the infringement;
      2. 15.1.2.  the nature of the infringement (copyright infringement, obscene or abusive Website content or User content, defamation, etc);
      3. 15.1.3.  a hyperlink and reference number (where applicable) to the Content in question;
      4. 15.1.4.  confirmation that in the case of someone reporting a copyright infringement, you are the copyright holder or are authorised to act on the copyright holder’s behalf.
      5.  
    3. 15.2.  Cambridge will review complaints and reports of abuse promptly and will inform you of the outcome of its review within a reasonable time of receiving your complaint.
       
  16.  Exclusions and Limitations of Liability
    1. 16.1.  The Website has been prepared with the aim of providing information about Cambridge English Teacher, CUP, UCLES, Cambridge English Language Assessment and our services.
       
    2. 16.2.  Owing to the nature of the internet Cambridge cannot guarantee that the Website or the websites to which it is linked will always be available to Users. You should ensure that you have appropriate protection against Viruses and other security arrangements in place whilst using the internet.
       
    3. 16.3.  Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information on the Website was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation at any time without notice and Cambridge does not give any warranty that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time or at all.
       
    4. 16.4.  The Website and any information or other material contained in it are made available strictly on the basis that you accept it on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Where you rely on any information or other material contained in it, you do so entirely at your own risk and you accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of the Website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.
       
    5. 16.5.  Cambridge excludes all liability whatsoever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of the Website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of the Website or any material or Content accessed through it.
       
    6. 16.6.  Cambridge excludes all liability whatsoever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage to any User who accesses Content that is not suitable because of age or appropriateness, or which the User deems to be offensive or otherwise objectionable.
       
    7. 16.7.  Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude Cambridge’s liability to you for fraudulent misrepresentation by us or our employees or for death or personal injury resulting from Cambridge’s negligence or that of our employees.
       
    8. 16.8.  This clause 16 sets out the entire financial liability of Cambridge (including any liability for the acts or omissions of its employees, agents and sub-contractors) to the User or Institution:
    9.  
      1. 16.8.1.  arising under or in connection with these terms and conditions;
      2. 16.8.2.  in respect of any use made by a User of the Website or any part of it; and
      3. 16.8.3.  in respect of any representation, statement or tortious act or omission (including negligence) arising under or in connection with these terms and conditions.
      4.  
    10. 16.9.  Except as expressly and specifically provided in these terms and conditions the User or Institution assumes sole responsibility for results obtained from the use of the Website by the User or Institution, and for conclusions drawn from such use. Cambridge shall have no liability for any damage caused by errors or omissions in any information, instructions or scripts provided to Cambridge by the User or Institution in connection with the Website, or any actions taken by Cambridge at the Users’ or Institution's direction.
       
    11. 16.10.  Cambridge shall not under any circumstances whatever be liable to a User or Institution, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, misrepresentation, restitution, or otherwise for, loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss or corruption of data or information, pure economic loss, loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation or any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage, charges or expense.
       
    12. 16.11.  Other than the losses set out in clause 15.10 (for which we are not liable) Cambridge’s total aggregate liability to Institutions in contract tort (including negligence or breach of statutory duty), misrepresentation, restitution or otherwise, arising in connection with the performance or contemplated performance of these terms and conditions shall be limited to the total Subscription Fees and/ or Community Licence Fees paid for the Bulk User Subscriptions and/or Community Licences during the Term or due to be paid by the Institution. This maximum cap does not apply to clause 16.7.
       
  17.  Termination
    1. 17.1.  These terms and conditions shall remain in full force and effect for the duration of your access to the Website, unless:
    2.  
      1. 17.1.1.  you commit a material breach of these terms and conditions; or
      2. 17.1.2.  Cambridge determines (in its reasonable discretion) that you are using the Website in a manner that is detrimental to Cambridge's reputation, the Website or to other Users,in which case Cambridge may without prejudice to any other rights or remedies that it may have, at its discretion, terminate the agreement, and/or exercise all rights and remedies which may be available to it in law or equity.
      3.  
    3. 17.2.  Upon termination of this agreement for any reason:
    4.  
      1. 17.2.1.  all rights granted to you under these terms and conditions shall revert to Cambridge;
      2. 17.2.2.  all rights granted by you to Cambridge under the terms and conditions shall remain licensed to Cambridge as set out in clause 7.5; and
      3. 17.2.3.  you agree to continue to adhere to the provisions of these terms and conditions relating to any intellectual property of Cambridge or any third party rights holder.
      4.  
    5. 17.3.  Termination of these terms and conditions shall not affect any claim which Cambridge may have for damages or otherwise.
       
  18. Renewals
    1. 18.1.  Membership renewals:
    2.  
      1. 18.1.1.  If the Initial Membership Period comes to an end and the membership has not been renewed the User will no longer have access to anything requiring membership as set out in clause 1.3 above;
      2. 18.1.2.  Users will receive an e-mail invitation to renew their membership thirty days, fourteen days and one day prior to expiry of the Initial Membership Period unless the membership has already been renewed. Renewal invitation e-mails will contain a link to the relevant page to make a renewal payment;
      3. 18.1.3.  The User has seven days from the expiry date of the Initial Membership Period to renew a membership that has not already been renewed;
      4. 18.1.4.  Renewal sets the membership expiry date to a new date based on the expiry date of the Initial Membership Period;
      5. 18.1.5.  When membership is renewed the price is the full membership price minus any membership renewal discount that may be available. No promotional discount codes or Product promotional discounts are to be used in conjunction with any membership renewal; and
      6. 18.1.6.  If a Member fails to renew membership, the Member will become a Guest.
      7.  
    3. 18.2  Course renewals:
    4.  
      1. 18.2.1.  Users will receive an e-mail invitation to renew their Course thirty days, fourteen days and one day prior to expiry of the Initial Course Period unless the Course has already been renewed. Renewal invitation e-mails will contain a link to the relevant page to make a renewal payment.
      2. 18.2.2.  The User has seven days from the expiry date of the Initial Course Period to renew a Course that has not already been renewed.
      3. 18.2.3.  Upon expiry of the term the User will not be able to access the Course.
      4. 18.2.4.  A Course can be renewed before or up to seven days after the expiry date of the Initial Course Period with the User retaining access to the Course and any Content created by the User on renewal.
      5. 18.2.5.  If the User fails to renew the Course before the expiry of the seven day period, set out in clause 18.2.4, the User must repurchase the Course to gain access to the Course.
      6. 18.2.6.  If the User fails to renew the Course before the expiry of the seven day period, set out in clause 18.2.4, any Content created previously will be lost regardless of any subsequent repurchase.
      7. 18.2.7.  Renewal sets the Course expiry date to a new date based on the expiry date of the Initial Course Period.
      8. 18.2.8.  When a Course is renewed the price is the full Course price minus any renewal discount. No promotional discount codes or Product promotional discounts are to be used in conjunction with a Course renewal.
      9.  
    5. 18.3.  Should a Community Administrator or Community Member leave or be removed from a Community that Community Administrator or Community Member will:
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      1. 18.3.1.  still be able to access any work produced for completed Courses within the Community;
      2. 18.3.2.  not be able to access any work produced for incomplete Courses within the Community; and
      3. 18.3.3.  will revert to being a Guest or a Member, depending on what that Community Administrator or Community Member initially registered as. A Community Administrator or Community Member will only revert to being a Member if their Initial Membership Period is still in existence or if the same is renewed in accordance with clause 18.1 above.
      4.  
    7. 18.4  Community renewals:
    8.  
      1. 18.4.1.  The Community Validity Period can be extended by the Institution which the Community is a part of by contacting Customer Services.
      2. 18.4.2.  Should the Community Validity Period come to an end and not be extended in accordance with clause 18.4.1 Community Administrators and Community Members will revert to being Guests or Members, depending on what each Community Administrator and Community Member initially registered as. Community Administrators and Community Members will only revert to being Members if their Initial Membership Period is still in existence or if the same is renewed in accordance with clause 18.1 above.
      3. 18.4.3.  Should the Community Validity Period come to an end and not be extended in accordance with clause 18.4.1 all Community Content will be deleted and will not be recoverable.
      4.  
  19.  Use of Statistical Data
    1. 19.1.  Cambridge shall, under these terms and conditions, be permitted to use statistical data arising out of use of the Website by Users.
       
    2. 19.2.  Cambridge undertakes to use this data only for internal editorial purposes, academic research purposes and to monitor usage of the Website and particular Content.
       
    3. 19.3.  CUP and UCLES may each pass this data to any of their offices worldwide for the purposes of carrying out the same tasks as Cambridge.
       
    4. 19.4.  No personal data will be included in this statistical data and the privacy policy of Cambridge (detailed below) will remain in force.
       
  20.  Data Protection, Privacy and Confidentiality
    1. 20.1.  For the purposes of these terms and conditions, personal data has the meaning given in the Data Protection Act 1998.
       
    2. 20.2.  If you supply personal data to Cambridge through the Website then you consent to Cambridge maintaining, recording, holding and using such Personal Data in accordance with its general ‘Data Protection and Privacy Policy’.
       
    3. 20.3.  A User's Confidential Information shall not be deemed to include information that:
    4.  
      1. 20.3.1.  is or becomes publicly known other than through any act or omission of the receiving party;
      2. 20.3.2.  was in the other party's lawful possession before the disclosure;
      3. 20.3.3.  is lawfully disclosed to the receiving party by a third party without restriction on disclosure;
      4. 20.3.4.  is independently developed by the receiving party, which independent development can be shown by written evidence; or
      5. 20.3.5.  is required to be disclosed by law, by any court of competent jurisdiction or by any regulatory or administrative body.
      6.  
    5. 20.4.  Cambridge shall hold the User's Confidential Information in confidence and, unless required by law, not make the User's Confidential Information available to any third party, or use the User's Confidential Information for any purpose other than the implementation of these terms and conditions.
       
    6. 20.5.  Cambridge shall take all reasonable steps to ensure that the User's Confidential Information to which it has access is not disclosed or distributed by its employees or agents in violation of these terms and conditions.
       
    7. 20.6.  Cambridge shall not be responsible for any loss, destruction, alteration or disclosure of Confidential Information caused by any third party.
       
    8. 20.7.  The Institution acknowledges that details of the Products, and the results of any performance tests of the Products, constitute Cambridge's Confidential Information and are therefore not to be disclosed unless required by law and that it may not make the User's Confidential Information available to any third party or use the User's Confidential Information for any purpose other than the implementation of these terms and conditions
       
    9. 20.8.  Cambridge acknowledges that the Institutions Data is the Confidential Information of the Institution.
       
    10. 20.9.  Where you choose to delete your details or close your account from the Website we will retain details of your personal data for a period of 6 months. We will not make any of this information available to any third parties. Should you wish to obtain a copy of this data held please make a request in accordance with the Data Protection and Privacy Policy. However, Cambridge is not able to control and therefore accepts no responsibility for your personal data that you have passed on to Recruiters, including any details Recruiters or other Users may have collected from your Profile.
       
    11. 20.10.  You agree and acknowledge that your Profile has privacy settings which you can use to control what other Users and Recruiters may see about you. It is your sole responsibility to ensure that your Profile settings are set to your preferences of how much information you wish to disclose or refrain from disclosing. Cambridge shall not be liable for any breaches of confidentiality and privacy where such breaches arise out of or in connection with your use of the privacy settings on your Profile.
       
    12. 20.11.  If you set yourself to be a Job Seeker Recruiters will have access to your Profile and may conduct further correspondence with you in connection with any of the advertised posts. Recruiter should not contact you for any other reason. As a Job Seeker, Recruiters will owe you a duty to protect your personal data under the Data Protection Act 1998 once you pass this data on to them. Cambridge shall not be liable for any breaches of confidentiality and privacy by Recruiters.
       
  21. Anti – Bribery and Corruption
    1. 21.1.  Cambridge acts in accordance with the UK Bribery Act 2010. Authorised Users and Cambridge shall not engage in any activity, practice or conduct which would constitute an offence under the Bribery Act 2010, and all parties shall comply with CUP’s and UCLES’s anti-bribery and corruption policies (www.cambridge.org/policy/abc_policy/ and www.cambridgeassessment.org.uk/ca/About_Us/Our_Philosophy respectively) which may be revised from time to time.
       
  22.  Links
    1. 22.1.  You may create a hypertext link to any publicly accessible page of the Website provided such link is not used in a misleading or defamatory context.
       
    2. 22.2.  Links from the Website are provided for information and convenience only and Cambridge has no control over and cannot therefore accept responsibility or liability for the Content of any linked third party website. Cambridge does not endorse any linked website, including but not limited to any websites of Recruiters or any websites provided by Recruiters.
       
  23.  Site Accessibility
    1. 23.1.  For information on the accessibility of the Website please refer to our accessibility statement.
       
  24.  Jurisdiction
    1. 24.1.  The Website has been designed and these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales. Any dispute arising out of the accessing or use of the Website shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the English courts.
       
  25.  Force Majeure
    1. 25.1.  Cambridge shall have no liability to an Institution or User under these terms and conditions if it is prevented from or delayed in performing its obligations under these terms and conditions, or from carrying on its business, by acts, events, omissions or accidents beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, strikes, lock-outs or other industrial disputes (whether involving the workforce of Cambridge or any other party), failure of a utility service or transport or telecommunications network, act of God, war, riot, civil commotion, malicious damage, compliance with any law or governmental order, rule, regulation or direction, accident, breakdown of plant or machinery, fire, flood, storm or default of Cambridge or its sub-contractors, provided that the Institution is notified of such an event and its expected duration.
       
  26.  Other Important Terms
    1. 26.1.  A waiver of any right under these terms and conditions is only effective if it is in writing and it applies only to the party to whom the waiver is addressed and to the circumstances for which it is given.
       
    2. 26.2.  Unless specifically provided otherwise, rights arising under these terms and conditions are cumulative and do not exclude rights provided by law.
       
    3. 26.3.  If any provision (or part of a provision) of these terms and conditions is found by any court or administrative body of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions shall remain in force.
       
    4. 26.4.  If any invalid, unenforceable or illegal provision would be valid, enforceable or legal if some part of it were deleted, the provision shall apply with whatever modification is necessary to give effect to the commercial intention of the parties.
       
    5. 26.5.  The User or Institution shall not, without the prior written consent of Cambridge, assign, transfer, charge, sub-contract or deal in any other manner with all or any of its rights or obligations under these terms and conditions.
       
    6. 26.6.  Cambridge may at any time assign, transfer, charge, sub-contract or deal in any other manner with all or any of its rights or obligations under these terms and conditions.
       
    7. 26.7.  Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to or shall operate to create a partnership between the parties, or authorise either party to act as agent for the other, and neither party shall have the authority to act in the name or on behalf of or otherwise to bind the other in any way (including, but not limited to, the making of any representation or warranty, the assumption of any obligation or liability and the exercise of any right or power).
       
    8. 26.8.  These terms and conditions do not confer any rights on any person or party (other than the parties to these terms and conditions and, where applicable, their successors and permitted assigns) pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
       
  27.  Notices
    1. 27.1.  Any notice required to be given under these terms and conditions shall be in writing and shall be delivered by hand or sent by pre-paid first-class post or recorded delivery post to the other party at its address set out in these terms and conditions, or such other address as may have been notified by that party for such purposes, or sent by fax to the other party's fax number as set out in these terms and conditions.
       
    2. 27.2.  A notice delivered by hand shall be deemed to have been received when delivered (or if delivery is not in business hours, at 9 am on the first Business Day following delivery). A correctly addressed notice sent by pre-paid first-class post or recorded delivery post shall be deemed to have been received at the time at which it would have been delivered in the normal course of post. A notice sent by fax shall be deemed to have been received at the time of transmission (as shown by the timed printout obtained by the sender).
       
  28.  Language Version
    1. 28.1.  In the event that these terms and conditions are translated into any language other than English, the terms of the English Language version shall prevail.
       
  29.  Contact Us  
    1. 29.1.  University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate is a non-teaching department of the University of Cambridge and its principal place of business is at 1 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EU, England.
       
    2. 29.2.  Cambridge University Press is a syndicate of the University of Cambridge and its principal place of business is at University Printing House, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, CB2 8BS, England.
       
    3. 29.3.  In the event of any comments or questions concerning the Terms of Use, please contact Us by e-mailing Customer Services at directcs@cambridge.org or writing to Customer Services at University Printing House, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, CB2 8BS.
       
  30.  Interpretation
    1. 30.1.  The definitions and rules of interpretation in this clause apply in these terms and conditions.
      1. ‘Activation Code’ means the activation code provided by Customer Services to Users or Institutions for the access of a Product. An Activation Code can be entered to access a particular Product.
         
      2. ‘Bulk User Subscriptions’ means multiple memberships or courses purchased by an Institution for onward distribution to a group of individual Users.
         
      3. ‘Business Day’ means any day which is not a Saturday, Sunday or public holiday in the UK
         
      4. ‘Cambridge’ / 'we' / 'us' / 'our' means the Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge acting collectively through its departments: University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (‘UCLES’), Cambridge English Language Assessment, a non-teaching department of the University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Press (‘CUP’) unless UCLES or CUP are referred to individually.
         
      5. ‘CET Careers’ means the landing page on the Website labelled as CET Careers, where details of Vacancies may be posted as Job Adverts by Recruiters and viewed by Job Seekers.
         
      6. ‘CET Careers Service Discussion Forum’ means any discussion forum(s) within CET Careers where Recruiters and Job Seekers may post User content.
         
      7. ‘Communities’ / ‘Community’ means a virtual password protected space managed by an Institution on the Website. A Community will be created by Cambridge on the request of an Institution. 
         
      8. ‘Community Administrator’ means a User who is an individual who is authorised to access the Content through a secure network at/via his/her affiliation with a purchasing Institution. For the avoidance of doubt a Community Administrator will also be a Community Member, but will have additional administrative responsibilities as set out in clause 2. 
         
      9. ‘Community Licences’ means multiple licences in limited number that are created when a Community is established. Each Community Member is provided with one Community Link Code to activate their membership to a Community; a Community will have a set number of Community Licences, to be determined upon creation of the Community.
         
      10. ‘Community Licence Fee’ means a fee payable by an Institution to Cambridge for the Community Licences associated with the Community. 
         
      11. ‘Community Link Code’ means the code created by a Community Administrator and provided to individuals in order that they may become Community Members.
         
      12. ‘Community Member’ means a User who is an individual authorised to access the Content through a secure network at/via his/her membership to a Community within a purchasing Institution.
         
      13. ‘Community Validity Period’ means the time period for which the Community is valid, as negotiated between Cambridge and the Institution.
         
      14. ‘Confidential Information’ means information that is proprietary or confidential and is either clearly labelled as such or identified as Confidential Information in clause 20.
         
      15. ‘Content’ means Website content and User content whether provided by Cambridge or a third-party.
         
      16. ‘Course(s)’ means any self study course(s) accessed via the Website.
         
      17. ‘Course Renewal Period’ means either each successive 6 month period after the Initial Course Period from first access that a Course is renewed, or any other period specified at the point of any renewal.
         
      18. ‘Customer Services’ means Cambridge’s Customer Services team who may contact a User or Institution to arrange a purchase of a Product or the creation of a Community. Customer Services may also provide specific Product support.
         
      19. ‘End User Licence Agreement’ means any End User Licence Agreement that any User may be required to accept in order to access a Product or to join a Community.
         
      20. ‘Featured Jobs’ means the latest ten Job Adverts posted onto CET Careers by Recruiters that will appear at the top of any searches on CET Careers as ‘Featured Jobs’
         
      21. 'Guest’ means a User that has registered to use the Website in order to be able to take part in discussions, access information on events, register for webinars and take Courses. Guest access rights are more limited than those of Members.
         
      22. ‘Initial Course Period’ means either a period of 6 months from first access of a Course, or any other period specified at the point of access.
         
      23. ‘Initial Membership Period’ means either a period of 12 months from the date of first registration for membership or any other period specified at the point of registration.
         
      24. ‘Institution’ means any accredited educational institution organised and operated exclusively for the purpose of teaching its enrolled students or any corporation or business entity supporting or offering educational courses for its employees or other designated third-parties.
         
      25. 'Intellectual property rights' means all Intellectual property rights including any patent, rights to inventions, utility models, copyright and related rights, database rights, registered design, trade marks, trade names, logos, service marks, business and domain names, rights in trade dress or get-up, rights in goodwill or to sue for passing off, unfair competition rights, rights in designs, rights in computer software,  semi-conductor topography rights, moral rights, rights in confidential information (including know-how and trade secrets) and any other Intellectual property rights, in each case whether registered or unregistered and including all applications for and renewals or extensions of such rights, and all similar or equivalent rights or forms of protection in any part of the world.
         
      26. ‘Job Advert’ means the advert detailing any Vacancies posted on CET Careers by Recruiters for the purpose of providing Job Seekers with further information about vacant positions only.
         
      27. ‘Job Seeker’ means a User that has elected to be a Job Seeker by selecting the relevant settings within their Profile options. Job Seekers will be able to view Job Adverts and Recruiters will be able to view Job Seekers Profiles. For the avoidance of doubt a Job Seeker will also remain a User.
         
      28. ‘Member’ means a User that has paid for an annual membership subscription to the Website.
         
      29. ‘Membership Renewal Period’ means either each successive 12 month period after the Initial Membership Period from first registration that membership is renewed, or any other period specified at the point of any renewal.
         
      30. ‘Partner’ means, in the context of SSO, an Institution with an established SSO between their Portal and the Website.
         
      31. ‘Partner User’ means, in the context of SSO, a User signed in to a Portal and having access to the Website via this Portal.
         
      32. ‘Partner Authentication Web Service’ or ‘PAWS’ means, in the context of SSO, a web service enabled by a Partner which authenticates Partner User’s attempting to access CET via a Portal and supplies to the Website the Partner User’s credentials (including, first and last name, email address, Partner unique ID) as part of the SSO transaction.
         
      33. ‘Profile’ means the online record of a User’s information containing the User's personal information which may include but is not limited to gender, location (country and city), home country, first language, English language level, years of teaching experience, ESOL exam qualifications, other qualifications, current employment, education, professional development and interests. The Profile is created by the User and the User has control and responsibility over the privacy of via the privacy settings.
         
      34. ‘Portal’ means, in the context of SSO, a website managed by a Partner that provides access to content and applications to Partner Users.
         
      35. ‘Product’ means any Course(s) or membership accessed by a User whether paid for at full price, discount price, provided without charge or paid for by an Institution on the User’s behalf.
         
      36. ‘Recruiter’ means any Institution, Community or User that has applied to become a Recruiter on CET Careers by completing the Recruiter Application Form.
         
      37. ‘Recruiter Application Form’ means the form that is to be filled out by any Institution, Community or User that wishes to use CET Careers as a Recruiter.
         
      38. ‘Security Feature’ means any Security Feature implemented by Cambridge including any key, PIN, or password.
         
      39. ‘Single Sign On’ or ‘SSO’ means a single sign on service allowing Partner Users, who are signed in to a Portal, to navigate directly to the Website via a link from such Portal without having to provide new credentials (ie personal details and sign-in information). The implementation of any SSO shall comply with the technical specification mutually agreed between the Partner and Cambridge from time to time.
         
      40. ‘Subscription Fees’ means any Subscription Fees payable by an Institution to Cambridge for Bulk User Subscriptions.
         
      41. ‘Term’ means either the Initial Course Period plus any Course Renewal Periods or the Initial Membership Period plus any Membership Renewal Periods or the Community Validity Period.
         
      42. 'User(s)'/‘Authorised Users’/‘you’/‘your’ means: (i) either an individual, or (ii) an individual who is authorised to access the Content through a secure network at/via his/her affiliation with a purchasing Institution as a current student or employee, (iii) a Partner User; and (iv) everyone who accesses and/or uses the Website, including Community Administrators, Community Members, people who have registered as Members and Guests and people who have been provided with an authorisation code by an Institution.  References in these terms and conditions to ‘you’, ‘your’, ‘Users’ or ‘Authorised Users’ are interchangeable.
         
      43. 'User content' means materials and/or messages uploaded or posted to the Website by Users. Including any materials and/or messages uploaded or posted to Communities by Community Administrators or Community Members and any materials and/or messages uploaded or posted to any CET Careers Discussion Forum by any Job Seeker or Recruiter.
         
      44. ‘Vacancy’/‘Vacancies’ means each role or position advertised by a Recruiter in a Job Advert on CET Careers.
         
      45. ‘Verification Email’ means the automatic email sent to all Users upon completing a registration form to become either a Guest or a Member of the Website. The link within the Verification Email must be clicked to verify the account and complete registration. This link is valid for 7 days.
         
      46. ‘Virus(es)’ means any thing or device (including any software, code, file or programme) which may: prevent, impair or otherwise adversely affect the operation of any computer software, hardware or network, any telecommunications service, equipment or network or any other service or device; prevent, impair or otherwise adversely affect access to or the operation of any programme or data, including the reliability of any programme or data (whether by re-arranging, altering or erasing the programme or data in whole or part or otherwise); or adversely affect the User experience, including worms, trojan horses, viruses and other similar things or devices.
         
      47. 'Website' means the Cambridge English Teacher website at www.CambridgeEnglishTeacher.org and any other Cambridge English Teacher websites notified to you as part of your registration or access from time to time.
         
      48. 'Website content' means all material contained in the Website including without limitation all Courses, articles, discussion content, teaching resources, lesson plans, worksheets, classroom activities, exams, answer keys, text, images, scripts and sounds added to the Website by Cambridge. For the avoidance of doubt Website content shall also include all Content within a Community.
         
      49. 'Website discussion forum(s)' means interactive public forums available on the Website. Before Users can upload materials to or download materials from the Website or post messages on the Website discussion forums they must register as a either a Member or a Guest. Community Members will be able to post messages on Website discussion forums within the Community to which they are a member.
         
    2. 30.2. A person includes an individual, corporate or unincorporated body (whether or not having separate legal personality).
       
    3. 30.3. A reference to a company shall include any company, corporation or other body corporate, wherever and however incorporated or established.
       
    4. 30.4. Words in the singular shall include the plural and vice versa.
       
    5. 30.5. A reference to one gender shall include a reference to the other genders.
       
    6. 30.6. A reference to a statute or statutory provision is a reference to it as it is in force for the time being, taking account of any amendment, extension, or re-enactment and includes any subordinate legislation for the time being in force made under it.

Last updated: 22 March 2016

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