1. INTRODUCTION
    1. This website is provided by The School Directory Limited with registered office at 24 Crawford Woods, Church Hill, Glanmire, Co. Cork and with registered number 582612. 
    2. As user of Our Site you acknowledge and agree that the use of Our Site is governed by these terms and conditions of use. Please read the Terms carefully before using Our Site as they contain important information about your rights and obligations. If you have any questions about these Terms please email us at info@theschooldirectory.ie
    3. By accessing and viewing Our Site you agree that you have read, understood and become bound by the Terms. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms you may not use Our Site.  
    4. Material on Our Site is directed solely at viewers from the Republic of Ireland.   
    5. The School Directory reserves the right, in its discretion, to delete or deactivate Our Site, block user email or IP addresses, or otherwise terminate user access to or use of Our Site (or any part thereof), immediately, without notice and remove and discard any user content within Our Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, if The School Directory believes that the user has acted inconsistently with the Terms.  You agree that The School Directory shall have no liability to you or any third party for any termination of your access to Our Site.  Furthermore, if you have acted inconsistently with the Terms resulting in us restricting or terminating your use of Our Site, we shall not be liable to return or refund any fee or portion thereof that you have paid to us for use of Our Site.
  2. DISCLAIMER
    1. All material, content and information on Our Site is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice.  You should not assume that the content on Our Site is continuously updated or otherwise contains current and/or accurate information.
    2. Neither The School Directory nor any of its affiliates make any representation or warranty, express or implied, concerning material, content and information on Our Site, which are provided “as is”. The School Directory and its affiliates exclude all express or implied terms, conditions, warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever in relation to the viewing, use or performance of Our Site or any information provided through Our Site.
    3. WE DO NOT VET OR CENSOR ANY INFORMATION OR DOCUMENTATION PROVIDED BY USERS OF THE SITE NOR DO WE CHECK THE ACCURACY OF SUCH INFORMATION OR DOCUMENTATION. IN PARTICULAR, IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SCHOOLS TO ENSURE THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION OR DOCUMENTATION PROVIDED BY A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER OR SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTANT AND THE SUITABILITY OF ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL. THE SCHOOL DIRECTORY ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY IN THIS REGARD.
    4. Your use of Our Site is at your own risk.  To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, neither The School Directory nor its affiliates shall, under any circumstances, be liable to you in contract, tort (including without limitation negligence) or otherwise howsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential loss that results from your use of or access to, Our Site or any material, information or content thereon (including but not limited to any loss: (i) arising out of or in connection with the use of or the inability to use Our Site; (ii) arising out of or in connection with any changes to Our Site; (iii) arising out of or in connection with any material or data sent or received or not sent or received or lost; or (iv) that otherwise arises out of or in connection with Our Site or any content, material or information thereon) including but not limited to any such loss suffered as a result of our negligence or any inaccuracy, act, error, omission or any other cause and whether or not on the part of The School Directory or any of its affiliates or the servants, agents, contractors of The School Directory or any of its affiliates or any other person or entity even if such loss is foreseeable or we have been advised of the possibility of it.  Without prejudice to the foregoing, neither The School Directory nor its affiliates shall be liable in contract tort (including without limitation, negligence) or otherwise howsoever to you for any direct or indirect loss of profit, data, opportunity or reputation. 
    5. The disclaimer in this section 2 shall not operate to exclude any term, warranty or liability that may not be excluded under Irish Law.
  3. OUR ROLE
    1. The School Directory firstly is a tool for primary schools to search for available substitute teachers and special needs assistants  (SNAs) in their area. It aims to ensure that all school vacancies are filled while also providing substitute teachers/SNAs with an online profile. Additionally Our Site provides a directory of businesses that sell directly to schools or provide many of the services that they require on a daily basis. The aim of Our Sit eis to have everything a school may need at the click of a mouse.
    2. Where The School Directory helps to facilitate the transactions that are carried out between a school and a teacher, special needs assistant or business service provider, The School Directory is neither the employer/service recipient nor the employee/service provider. The School Directory is not the agent of either the school or the teacher, special needs assistant, or business service provider. Accordingly, The School Directory is not a party to any contract between the school and the teacher, special needs assistant or business service provider nor does it assume any responsibility arising out of or in connection with it. The enforcement of any contractual obligations arising out of the completion of a transaction using the Our Site is the responsibility of the school and the teacher, special needs assistant or business service provider that are party to that transaction. The School Directory is not obliged to mediate between the school and the teacher, special needs assistant or business service provider or enforce or execute the fulfilment of any contract. Schools, teachers, special needs assistants and business service provider s use Our Site at their own risk.  
    3. Any free trials or other promotions or offers that may be offered by us are solely at our own discretion and we reserve the right to withdraw such trials, promotions or offers at any time at our sole discretion.
  4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND MATERIALS
    1. The School Directory is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property in Our Site including but not limited to copyright, moral rights, patents, trademarks, trade names, service marks, designs (software or otherwise), database rights, whether registered or unregistered generally present and future in and relating to Our Site (the “Intellectual Property”). This Intellectual Property is protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
    2. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from Our Site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on Our Site.
    3. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials or Intellectual Property you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
    4. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on Our Site must always be acknowledged.
    5. You must not use any part of the content on Our Site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
    6. If you print off, copy or download any part of Our Site in breach of these terms and conditions of use, your right to use Our Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
  5. THIRD PARTY LINKS
    1. Our Site may contain links to other websites.  In no way should this be interpreted as an endorsement of any company, content or products to which Our Site links. If you decide to access any of third party websites linked to Our Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. The School Directory makes no representation or warranty whatsoever about any other website which you may access through Our Site.
    2. The School Directory is not responsible for the availability or content of any third party site and shall not be liable for any loss, or damage arising out of or connection with the use (or non-use) or reliance on such third party sites.
    3. Please note that third party sites may send their own cookies to users to collect data or solicit personal information, and you are therefore advised to check the terms to use and/or privacy and cookie policies/statements on those third party sites prior to using them.
    4. The School Directory reserves the right to remove any third party links which it, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate.
  6. DATA PROTECTION, PRIVACY POLICY AND COOKIE POLICY
    1. The School Directory respects your privacy. We have prepared a privacy policy which explains our data processing practices and the way in which your personal data is used. The School Directory reserves the right to change, modify or otherwise alter our privacy policy at any time.  A copy of the most recent version of our privacy policy, which forms an integral part of these Terms can be obtained at privacy. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to our processing please contact us at info@theschooldirectory.ie. By accessing and viewing Our Site you agree that we may process your personal data in accordance with our privacy policy.
    2. A cookie is a small information file that is sent to your computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website and it will recognise your device on future visit.  For more information on the cookies which we use and how cookies can be enabled and disabled by you, please read our cookie policy which forms an integral part of these Terms.  The School Directory reserves the right to change, modify or otherwise alter our cookie policy at any time.  
  7. GENERAL
    1. Law: These Terms (terms, conditions, disclaimers and exclusions) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Ireland and the courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle all disputes that arise out of or in connection with the Terms.
    2. Communications: You acknowledge and agree that the nature of communication via the Internet is such that The School Directory does not guarantee the security, privacy or confidentiality of communications transmitted via the Internet from unauthorised access, interference or interception by third parties. No liability will attach to The School Directory in the event of unauthorised access, interference or interception by third parties to Our Site or any of your content or any communication system.
    3. Changes to the Terms and Conditions: We may, at our discretion and without notice, amend the Terms from time to time, the most recent of which will be located on Our Site.
    4. Modifications to the Site: We may, at our discretion and without notice suspend, terminate, modify or vary content available on Our Site and restrict access to, and availability of, Our Site.
    5. Severability: If the whole or any part of a provision of these Terms is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, then the provision so found shall be deemed severable and deleted from them.
    6. Assignment: We may, at our discretion assign or transfer any right, title or interest in Our Site to any successors in title to our business or to a third party. 
    7. Availability of Our Site: We will try to make Our Site available but cannot guarantee that Our Site will operate continuously or without interruptions or will be error free and can accept no liability for its unavailability. You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of Our Site and, in particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, website router or any other Internet connected device.