Terms & Conditions

  • Acceptance

    The following comprises the terms and conditions for accessing and using this website operated by Helping Hands Ltd (“Helping Hands, “we” “us” or “our”). By accessing or using this website you agree to accept and be bound by the terms and conditions. We may amend these terms and conditions from time to time at our discretion and we recommend you check them on a regular basis. By accessing this internet site (“site) you are to be bound by all these terms and conditions, including any amendments made to them from time to time.

  • General Services

    The services provided by Helping Hands include a dynamic online directory of jobseekers.

  • Access

    You are responsible for making any arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and that they comply with them. You agree to keep your username and password ("Login") confidential at all times, take reasonable steps to prevent others from obtaining your Login and inform us if at any point you consider that your Login has been compromised and/or is being misused by someone else. You must take such action as is required and/or is requested by us to prevent such misuse. We have the right to disable any Login, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with the provisions of these Terms. You are responsible for all fees relating to activities conducted using your Login up until the time that you notify us of unauthorised use of your Login.

  • General Provisions

    Intellectual Property Helping Hands images and logos referenced in this Site and the contents of this Site are subject to intellectual property rights belonging to us. Other product and business names mentioned herein may be the intellectual property of the respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. You agree not to breach any trade mark, copyright, patent, design or other rights in relation to all trade marks, information, images, logos and other intellectual property included in this Site. No logo, graphic, sound or image from this Site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted in writing by us.

    You agree not to download, copy, transmit, "data-mine", "scrape" or otherwise replicate any of the information on this Site, including ratings and comments, for any business purpose, whether by electronic or any other means whatsoever.

  • Links to Third Party Sites

    Please note that this website may contains links to websites operated by third parties, and you will need to familiarise yourself with the privacy policies of these linked websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third parties linked to this website.

  • No Warranties/Disclaimer

    You expressly understand and agree that:
    1. Your use of the Site is at your sole risk. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Helping Hands disclaims and excludes all implied conditions or warranties, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement;
    2. Helping Hands does not warrant that the Services provided will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free, or that any information (including feedback) provided on the Site is accurate, error-free or reliable;
    3. Helping Hands does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy, quality, currency, validity, completeness or suitability of the Services or any other information available on this Site for any purpose. The Site and Services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis;
    4. Helping Hands does not warrant that this Site and the Services will be free of infection by viruses, worms, trojan horses or anything else containing destructive properties;
    5. No advice or information that is obtained by you from the Site or Helping Hands or anyone else shall create any warranty by Helping Hands that is not expressly stated in these terms and conditions;
    6. Helping Hands does not make any warranties in respect of the jobseekers featured or recommended on this Site or the services performed by those jobseekers,
    7. Helping Hands does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify or agree with the ratings and/or comments posted by users of the Site;responsibility for the content of advertisements appearing on this web site (including hyperlinks to advertisers' own websites) rests solely with the advertisers. The placement of such advertisements on the web site does not constitute Helping Hands' recommendation or endorsement of the advertised product or service. Each advertiser is solely responsible for any representation made in connection with its advertisement.
    8. In no event shall we be liable for any loss sustained by you arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this Site by you or others, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and incidental loss whether at law or in tort or otherwise.

  • Ratings and Comments on Jobseekers

    You acknowledge that Helping Hands forum in which the performance of jobseekers can be rated by their employer.In posting such ratings and/or comments, you acknowledge that:
    1. You are or have been anemployer of the jobseeker in question;
    2. The statements of fact reflected in the ratings and/or comments posted by you are true or not materially different from the truth;
    3. The opinions reflected in the ratings and/or comments posted by you are genuine and honestly held by you.
    4. You will not use obscene or offensive language or submit any material that is, or may potentially be, defamatory, abusive or hateful, an invasion of anyone's privacy, harmful to other users, harmful to the business interests of Helping Hands, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, national or international law or regulation;
    5. You will not submit or post any material which constitutes junk mail or unauthorised advertising, including solicitation of other users to buy or sell any products or services without the prior written consent of Helping Hands.

    Irrespective of any monitoring of ratings, comments or other content on the Site which Helping Hands may choose to undertake, Helping Hands shall not be responsible for screening, editorial, or other control over ratings, comments or other content and you acknowledge that the Site may include material that could be deemed distasteful, misleading, inaccurate, offensive, or otherwise objectionable.Helping Hands assumes no responsibility or liability for the preservation of content on the Site and may modify or remove it at its sole discretion.

  • Fees and Services

    Employers will be charged for jobseeker’s contact details. These charges are set out in the price list located within the site in packages under the link ‘Pricing’ on Helping Hands .co.nz. Helping Hands, subject to these terms and conditions, will provide you with the benefits described in the links that relate to the packages.
    Packages will be charged on a per venue basis.
    Helping Hands may change the package prices and benefits from time to time and that alteration of the charges in these terms and conditions shall be adequate notice to you. Helping Hands will notify any changes to our policy by posting such changes on the Site. Helping Hands may choose to temporarily change our packages for promotional events or new Services. Any such changes are subject to terms solely determined by Helping Hands. When such offers or promotions expire, fees revert to those listed in the price list. You are responsible for paying fees when due. If the fees are not paid when due then Helping Hands may issue reminders, restrict or refuse your usage of the Site and/or the Services. Helping Hands may also take steps to recover the fees not paid when due. Our fees are quoted in New Zealand Dollars.

  • Indemnity

    You agree to indemnify Helping Hands and its employees, agents and representatives and to hold them harmless from any and all claims and liabilities (including fees) which may arise from your breach of these terms and conditions.

  • Governing jurisdiction

    This agreement is governed by the laws in force in New Zealand. You irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of New Zealand. This Site is serviced by us from our offices in New Zealand. We make no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside New Zealand, and do not authorise access to them from territories where their contents might be illegal or prohibited under the laws of such territories.

  • Assignment

    We may legally assign any of our rights and obligations under this agreement at any time by giving you notice on the Site.

  • Acceptance

    The following comprises the terms and conditions for accessing and using this website operated by Helping Hands Ltd (“Helping Hands, “we” “us” or “our”). By accessing or using this website you agree to accept and be bound by the terms and conditions. We may amend these terms and conditions from time to time at our discretion and we recommend you check them on a regular basis. By accessing this internet site (“site) you are to be bound by all these terms and conditions, including any amendments made to them from time to time.

  • General Services

    The services provided by Helping Hands include a dynamic online directory of jobseekers.

  • Access

    You are responsible for making any arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and that they comply with them. You agree to keep your username and password ("Login") confidential at all times, take reasonable steps to prevent others from obtaining your Login and inform us if at any point you consider that your Login has been compromised and/or is being misused by someone else. You must take such action as is required and/or is requested by us to prevent such misuse. We have the right to disable any Login, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with the provisions of these Terms. You are responsible for all fees relating to activities conducted using your Login up until the time that you notify us of unauthorised use of your Login.

  • General Provisions

    Intellectual Property Helping Hands images and logos referenced in this Site and the contents of this Site are subject to intellectual property rights belonging to us. Other product and business names mentioned herein may be the intellectual property of the respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. You agree not to breach any trade mark, copyright, patent, design or other rights in relation to all trade marks, information, images, logos and other intellectual property included in this Site. No logo, graphic, sound or image from this Site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted in writing by us.

    You agree not to download, copy, transmit, "data-mine", "scrape" or otherwise replicate any of the information on this Site, including ratings and comments, for any business purpose, whether by electronic or any other means whatsoever.

  • Links to Third Party Sites

    Please note that this website may contains links to websites operated by third parties, and you will need to familiarise yourself with the privacy policies of these linked websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third parties linked to this website.

  • No Warranties/Disclaimer

    You expressly understand and agree that:
    1. Your use of the Site is at your sole risk. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Helping Hands disclaims and excludes all implied conditions or warranties, including, but not limited to, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement;
    2. Helping Hands does not warrant that the Services provided will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free, or that any information (including feedback) provided on the Site is accurate, error-free or reliable;
    3. Helping Hands does not warrant the accuracy, adequacy, quality, currency, validity, completeness or suitability of the Services or any other information available on this Site for any purpose. The Site and Services are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis;
    4. Helping Hands does not warrant that this Site and the Services will be free of infection by viruses, worms, trojan horses or anything else containing destructive properties;
    5. no advice or information that is obtained by you from the Site or Helping Hands or anyone else shall create any warranty by Helping Hands that is not expressly stated in these terms and conditions;
    6. Helping Hands does not make any warranties in respect of the employers or users on this Site who either directly or indirectly engage the services of the jobseeker or who provide feedback on services performed by those jobseekers,
    7. Helping Hands does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify or agree with the ratings and/or comments posted by users of the Site;responsibility for the content of advertisements appearing on this web site (including hyperlinks to advertisers' own websites) rests solely with the advertisers. The placement of such advertisements on the web site does not constitute Helping Hands' recommendation or endorsement of the advertised product or service. Each advertiser is solely responsible for any representation made in connection with its advertisement.
    8. In no event shall we be liable for any loss sustained by you arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this Site by you or others, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and incidental loss whether at law or in tort or otherwise.
    9. Helping Hands assumes no responsibility or liability for the preservation of content on the Site and may modify or remove it at its sole discretion.

  • Ratings and Comments on Jobseekers

    You acknowledge that Helping Hands forum in which the performance of jobseekers can be rated by their employer. In receiving such ratings and/or comments, you warrant that:
    1. You are or have been a provider of services to the employer in question;
    2. Helping Hands is not liable for any of The statements of fact reflected in the ratings and/or comments posted
    3. Helping Hands be not help liable for the opinions reflected in the ratings and/or comments
    4. Helping hands will not be held liable for use of obscene or offensive language or any material that is, or may potentially be, defamatory, abusive or hateful, an invasion of anyone's privacy, harmful to other users, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, national or international law or regulation;
    Irrespective of any monitoring of ratings, comments or other content on the Site which Helping Hands may choose to undertake, Helping Hands shall not be responsible for screening, editorial, or other control over ratings, comments or other content and you acknowledge that the Site may include material that could be deemed distasteful, misleading, inaccurate, offensive, or otherwise objectionable.Helping Hands assumes no responsibility or liability for the preservation of content on the Site and may modify or remove it at its sole discretion.

  • Fees and Services

    If you have upgraded your profile to standout package, Helping Hands, subject to these terms and conditions, will provide your profile with the Site improvement benefits described in "Info about Standout package" under My Helping Hands on Helping Hands.co.nz.
    1. In posting or submitting material about yourself on the Site, you warrant that:

        • All such material is not private and is intended for publication on the Site;
        • You grant Helping Hands the unrestricted right to use, reproduce, modify, translate and distribute any material you post or submit to the Site in any medium and for any purpose, including commercial uses;
        • All such material is truthful and accurate to the best of your knowledge;
        • You will not use obscene or offensive language or submit any material that is, or may potentially be, defamatory, abusive or hateful, an invasion of anyone's privacy, harmful to other users, harmful to the business interests of Helping hands, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, national or international law or regulation.

    2. You agree not to post, or to encourage or procure others to post, ratings and/or comments about yourself on the Site which are untrue, inaccurate or misleading.
    3. You acknowledge that Helping hands may increase or reduce its charges for upgrade packages and that alteration of the charges in these terms and conditions shall be adequate notice to you.
    4. You acknowledge that charges for upgrade packages will not be refundable except at the discretion of Helping Hands
    5. Agents posting on behalf of job seekers will not recieve remuneration from an employer or what Helping Hands receives from an employer.

  • Indemnity

    You agree to indemnify Helping Hands and its employees, agents and representatives and to hold them harmless from any and all claims and liabilities (including fees) which may arise from your breach of these terms and conditions.

  • Governing jurisdiction

    This agreement is governed by the laws in force in New Zealand. You irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of New Zealand. This Site is serviced by us from our offices in New Zealand. We make no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside New Zealand, and do not authorise access to them from territories where their contents might be illegal or prohibited under the laws of such territories.

  • Assignment

    We may legally assign any of our rights and obligations under this agreement at any time by giving you notice on the Site.