Full-time (36 hours per week) Data Protection Officer contract to start on 14-10-19 until 17-01-20 with a possible extension.
Support the development of policies and procedures to enable compliance with the legislative framework governing access to information, including the Data Protection Act, the Freedom of Information Act, the Re-Use of Public Sector Information Regulations and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations. Support the implementation of the Data-Sharing framework and policy. This includes maintaining the Data-Sharing Register, reviewing and assessing applications to share data, making recommendations on approval, developing data-sharing agreements and advising Business Groups on appropriate controls. Log Subject Access Requests made under the Data Protection Act in the Register and coordinate responses to requests within the required deadlines. Produce substantive responses to requests as required. Provide advice and guidance on Information Access legislation and Data-sharing issues to Workplace staff Members and the public. Improve compliance with Information Access legislation by identifying gaps in understanding, analysing training needs, designing and implementing appropriate training courses. Maintain the Workplace’s Data Protection Notification and the Member’s Data Protection Notifications. Maintain a network of departmental Information Access contacts across the workplace. Log Freedom of Information requests and co-ordinate responses to requests within the required deadlines. Produce substantive responses as required.
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