What are cookies?
Cookies are very small text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log and visitor behaviour information. Among other things, this information is used to track visitor use of the website, to compile statistical reports on website activity and to help us make recommendations that are relevant to you. Cookies also help you have a more enjoyable experience on our website as they perform clever functions such as allowing you to visit our website and not have to enter in your username and password each time.
We also use third party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit the website. Those companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide you with advertisements about other goods and services that may be of interest to you.
CareFind.net uses two main types of cookies: cookies set by CareFind.net and cookies set by third parties (i.e. other websites or providers).
CareFind.net cookies enable us to keep you signed in to your account throughout your visit and to tailor the information displayed on the site to your preferences, such as recommending jobs or carers.
We also use third party cookies to help deliver relevant jobs, and advertising both on CareFind.net and on other websites, to integrate content with social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter, and to better understand how the features and functions of the site are used in order that we can improve our service.
Cookies set by third parties
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. But, please be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this website and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. However, it remains your choice how you wish to manage your cookie settings during your browsing sessions.
Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not, in case they are used to provide a service that you use.
If you would like more information about cookies in general and how they work, we encourage you to go online and do a search, as there are many excellent articles explaining it at every level of complexity that may be of interest to you. However, as a starting point, we can recommend you check out the following links to learn more: