1. General Information
TeacherPort’s Mission Statement is to help teachers find suitable overseas teaching positions so they can enrich themselves and their careers through the experience of teaching abroad.
The TeacherPort.com Website
We reserve the right to alter, modify, make improvements to our Website at any time. You will not receive prior notice of these changes to our Website. We may notify you of changes on our Website in emails we send to our Members or Employers.
2. Your Rights and Obligations
Registration & Eligibility
If you choose to become a Member on our Website, you must complete a simple registration Form presented to you upon Registration. You agree (1) to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Website's registration form, and (2) to maintain and promptly update the information you provide to us in order to keep your information true, accurate, current and complete. If you are applying for employment on our Website, you will be required to complete a CV on TeacherPort. By completing your CV, you agree (1) to provide true, accurate and complete information as requested to complete your CV and (2) to update this information to ensure that your CV is true and relevant at the time you a are applying for jobs on our Website. If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that the information in your CV is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of our Website (or any portion thereof) by you.
To log onto our Website, you will need to submit your registered email address and password. You are responsible for keeping this information safe and confidential and you assume responsibility of actions on our Website that have occurred under your Account, operating through the access of your email address and password.
When using our Website, you agree that you will:
1) Comply with all applicable laws, including, without limitation, privacy laws, intellectual property laws, tax laws, and regulatory requirements;
2) Provide accurate information to us and update it as necessary;
4) Review and comply with notices sent by us concerning the Website and our operation thereof; and
5) Use the Website in an honest, respectful and professional manner.
When using our Website, you agree that you will not:
6) Act dishonestly or unprofessionally by engaging in unprofessional behavior or by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content to our Website;
8) Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying intellectual property used in connection with the Website, or any part thereof;
9) Create a user profile for anyone other than a natural person;
10) Utilize information, content or any data you view on and/or obtain from our Website to provide any service that is competitive, in our sole discretion, with our Website or our business;
11) Adapt, modify or create derivative works based on our Website or the technology underlying our Website, or other Members' content, in whole or part;
12) Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts, robots, or other means or processes to access, "scrape," "crawl" or "spider" our Website;
13) Use bots or other automated methods to add or download contacts, send or redirect messages or perform other permitted activities;
14) Engage in "framing," "mirroring," or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of our Website;
15) Infringe or use our brand, logos and/or trademarks except as expressly permitted by us in writing;
16) Upload, post to CV or Job, transmit or otherwise make available or initiate any content that:
a. Falsely states, impersonates or otherwise misrepresents your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym, or misrepresenting your current or previous positions and qualifications, or your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present;
b. Is unlawful, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable;
c. Contains software viruses, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment of ours or any Member; and/or
We do our best to safeguard the confidentiality of the information you submit to our Website. However, it is impossible for any website to guarantee that your information is 100% secure as perfect security does not exist on the internet; We cannot and do not guarantee that any personally identifiable information provided to our Website will not become public under any circumstances, but we can guarantee that we use industry standard procedures to ensure that your information is protected to a high level.
3. Our Rights and Obligations
Operation of Website
We will continue to operate, grow and improve TeacherPort.com and as a result we allow you access our website and we encourage you to provide feedback on how we can make the service even better. At times we may modify, replace or refuse access to our website, and each of these scenarios will be at our full discretion. You can be assured that we are continuing to try to better the service for our users and we appreciate your patience as we develop our Website.
TeacherPort.com Intellectual Property
All of the design, text, and graphics of our Website, as well as the selection and arrangement thereof, are belonging to TeacherPort.com and Anderson Rivers Ltd. All other product names and company names or logos included on the Website are the property of their respective owners.
Our Website contains material that is protected by the copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws of the Republic of Ireland. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material, including code and software, from our Website, except as expressly set forth above. ANY UNAUTHORIZED OR UNAPPROVED USE OF ANY OF THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE, OR THE TRADEMARKS SET FORTH THEREIN, CONSTITUTES COPYRIGHT AND/OR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT AND SUBJECTS YOU TO ALL CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES. Any unauthorized use by you of our intellectual property may lead us to revoke your access to our Website.
Collection Of Your Content
Our service is designed to make our members’ job search a more efficient and less time consuming process. In order for us to provide our service, we are required to gather and process information that is submitted by our members in their registration and on their TeacherPort CV. Although we give our members full control over who can view their information (i.e. the Member must submit their CV to an Employer or the Member must mark an Employer as a Preferred Employer in order for the Employer to be able to view their information) we cannot guarantee what person or entity will view their information once it has been granted to any particular Employer on our Website.
No Professional Advice
Our Website is designed to allow teachers to explore what overseas teaching opportunities are available to them. None of our services or materials constitutes advice about employment, career decisions, legal, tax or any other professional advice. We may comment or display our thoughts on a range of issues through our Website Blog, but this information is not to be taken as professional advice in any way.
Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer of Warranties
YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE. OUR WEBSITE AND THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON IT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTIES' RIGHTS, TITLE, AND/OR WARRANTIES ARISING BY COURSE OF DEALING OR CUSTOM OF TRADE WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE OR OUR INFORMATION PROVIDED THEREIN.
WE MAKE NO GUARANTEE THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY EMPLOYERS ON OUR WEBSITE IS VALID AS WE REQUEST THAT EMPLOYERS PROVIDE TRUE AND ACCURATE INFORMATION ON AN HONOR CODE SYSTEM. IF OUR USERS MAKE US AWARE OF ANY WRONGLY DISPLAYED OR MISREPRESENTED INFORMATION ON OUR WEBSITE ON BEHALF OF ANY ACTIVE EMPLOYER, WE WILL ADDRESS THESE ISSUES SERIOUSLY AND TAKE NECESSARY ACTION. USERS ARE FULLY RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR DECISION IN ACCEPTING OR DECLINING ANY JOB OFFER OR WHICH DOES OR DOES NOT RESULT IN EMPLOYMENT FROM THE USE OF OUR SERVICE.
WHEN USING OUR WEBSITE, INFORMATION WILL BE TRANSMITTED OVER THE INTERNET, A MEDIUM THAT IS BEYOND OUR CONTROL AND JURISDICTION. ACCORDINGLY, WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY FOR OR RELATING TO THE DELAY, FAILURE, INTERRUPTION, OR CORRUPTION OF ANY DATA OR OTHER INFORMATION TRANSMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE, AND YOU (AND NOT US) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY MAINTENANCE, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
YOU SHALL HAVE ABSOLUTELY NO RECOURSE AGAINST US FOR ANY ALLEGED OR ACTUAL INFRINGEMENT OF ANY PROPRIETARY RIGHTS YOU MAY HAVE IN ANYTHING YOU POST ON OUR WEBSITE. ANY MATERIAL DESCRIBED OR USED ON OUR WEBSITE MAY BE SUBJECT TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OWNED BY THIRD PARTIES WHO HAVE LICENSED SUCH MATERIAL TO US. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER THAT A USER WILL OBTAIN ANY JOB THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, NOR DO WE MAKE ANY WARRANTIES ABOUT (AND TAKE NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR) ANY JOB YOU MAY OBTAIN.
WE DO NOT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSONS WHO USE OUR WEBSITE, NOR DO WE HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE BY OTHER USERS. THEREFORE, WE DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR IDENTITY THEFT OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF YOUR IDENTITY OR INFORMATION.
WE HAVE NO OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THAT THE CONTENT OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY OUR USES IS VALID OR TRUE. EMPLOYERS ARE REMINDED THAT THEY SHOULD MAKE THEIR HIRING DECISIONS BASED ON THEIR OWN HUMAN RESOURCE STANDARDS AND COMPANY/SCHOOL RULES AND REGULATIONS. WE PROVIDE A SERVICE IN CONNECTING EMPLOYERS WITH OUR USERS WHO MEET THEIR JOB AND CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS AND EMPLOYERS SHOULD TAKE IT UPON THEMSELVES TO ENSURE THAT ALL INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE USER IS VALID AND TRUE.