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Data Protection Officer


£29,146.30 to £31,845.48 per annum, pro rata





Closing Date

Reference Number


Job Grade

029 - 032

Responsible To

Deputy Principal and Deputy Chief Executive, Curriculum & Quality


Bede Campus, Washington Campus, City Campus, Hartlepool Sixth Form College


Attractive benefits for this post include 35 days’ holiday per year plus bank holidays (pro-rata) and the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Do you have a background in data protection and a commitment to continuous improvement? Want to support the success of an award winning College? If so, read on.

The role requires someone who can provide expert advice, guidance, and information to the organisation regarding their legal obligations.

We are looking for an engaging communicator who can influence senior stakeholders and see their role make a difference at every level of the College.

The selected candidate will provide independent expert guidance in support of the Colleges statutory information law obligations, specifically the Freedom of Information and Data Protection Acts. Report to the Deputy Chief Executive on matters of information law governance.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate, in their personal statement, practical examples of how they fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about this great opportunity visit www.sunderlandcollege.ac.uk/vacancies alternatively email vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack.

All applications must be received by 5:00pm on Friday 06 July 2018

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


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