Here you can find our Diversity, Anti-harassment, Privacy and Cookie policies
Diversity policy in recruitment
BGI is deeply committed to inclusion and diversity, and in our recruitment we strongly encourage female applicants and those from diverse backgrounds including black and minority ethnic communities, people with disabilities, people of all ages, all sexual and gender identifications.
BGI has signed up to Ukie’s Raise the Game pledge to increase Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in our organisation by:
- Creating a diverse workforce by recruiting as fairly and widely as possible
- Shaping inclusive and welcoming places to work by educating and inspiring people to take more personal responsibility for fostering and promoting diversity and inclusion
- Reflecting greater diversity in our work including in our museum, our training programmes, our marketing and other outreach to the Public.
Non-Discrimination and Anti Harassment Policy
The BGI is dedicated to providing services and experiences for everyone regardless of gender, sexuality, age, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion.
What is Harassment?
- offensive verbal or written comments about gender, sexuality, age, impairment, physical appearance, body size, race or religion;
- showing sexual images in public spaces
- intimidation, stalking or following
- photographing or recording someone without their permission
- sustained disruption of events
- uninvited physical contact
- uninvited sexual attention
The BGI encourages anyone aware of an infringement of this policy in a BGI company, event, venue or online forum to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What Information Do We Collect About You?
We collect information about you when you register to receive email newsletters from us. We also collect information when you voluntarily complete customer surveys, provide feedback and participate in competitions. Website usage information may be collected using cookies.
How Will We Use The Information About You?
We collect information about you to process your order for a newsletter, and, if you agree, to email you about BGI news and services we think may be of interest to you. We may in future use your information collected from the website to personalise your repeat visits to our website. We will not share your information for marketing purposes with companies outside the BGI.
We would like to send you information about products and services of ours and other companies in our group which may be of interest to you. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at a later date. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes. If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click here.
Access To Your Information And Correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at the following address.
The BGI, National Videogame Museum, Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, S3 8LN
We may make a small charge for this service. We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small file that is downloaded onto your computer when you visit a website. It allows us to recognise and tailor our site to you and it won’t harm your computer or you. You can read more about cookies at Wikipedia.
Opting Out Of Cookies
If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that you won’t be able to add and buy products from our store. If you’d like detailed instructions as to how to delete cookies please visit Civic UK.
List Of The Cookies We Use
We use Google Analytics’ cookies to anonymously track the use of our website from those who visit.
How to contact us
If you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact our Privacy Compliance Officer
by email: email@example.com
Or by post: The BGI, National Videogame Museum, Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, S3 8LN