Trust Data Protection Officer, Somerset

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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

Full-time and permanent

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.

For full details and an application pack for this position, please visit the ‘Vacancies’ in the ‘Key Information’ section on the Bridgwater College Academy website:

Closing date for applications: Noon, Wednesday 3rd January 2018

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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