Trust Data Protection Officer, Somerset

Closing date:

Bridgwater College AcademySomerset
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Bridgwater College Trust is a Multi Academy Trust supporting Bridgwater College Academy, Brymore Academy, Hamp Junior School and West Somerset College

Ref: DPO 

The post-holder will be responsible for working across the whole Trust 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a Trust whose culture and activity are driven by the core belief that every child should achieve their potential. 

Bridgwater College Trust is seeking to appoint a Data Protection Officer to take responsibility for all data protection related matters, including ensuring GDPR compliance. 

Working across all academies in the Trust, the successful candidate will play a key role in the preparation for GDPR and implementation of new compliance mechanisms. 

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in data protection or data compliance, with detailed knowledge of the GDPR regulation, privacy impact assessments, data analytics and breach notification. An understanding of how schools operate would be an advantage. 

All application forms should be fully completed. Incomplete application forms will not be considered. We do not accept CVs. 

Closing date for applications: Noon, Friday 26th January 2018 

Once completed, please e-mail your application back to: 

Or post to: 

Human Resources 

Bridgwater College Trust 

c/o Bridgwater College Academy 

Polden Campus 



TA6 4QY 

Bridgwater College Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

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