Job Title:         Data Protection Advisor (Subject Access Requests)

Hours:              37.5 hours per week

Location:          Home Based

Salary:              £20,000 (pro rata)

Contract:          6 months fixed term contract


If you really want to make your mark in a rapidly growing business that is committed to improving the lives of children and young people, we have the role for you!

We are looking for Data Protection Advisor to join Outcomes First Group and support our team with Subject Access Requests.


About the Role

As the Data Protection Advisor, you will support our Data Protection function to manage the Groups GDPR and regulatory compliance obligations with specific responsibility for responding to Subject Access Requests.

You will communicate with our service colleagues with respect to collation and context of requests and offer support and advice to staff on the safe transfer of data. Your day will consist of processing records with consideration of Right of Access exemptions, redactions, third party and Joint Controller consent.


Who we are looking for?

The ideal candidate will have significant experience of responding to Data Subject Access Requests under UK GDPR and able to work through cases consistently and at pace. You will have in depth knowledge of Subject Access Request response guidelines including third party data considerations, joint controller requirements and applicable exemptions.

You will be a strong communicator both written and verbal with the ability to link with the team colleagues and those working within services, as well as data subjects.

Fostering or care/education sector experience would be highly desirable, however this is not essential.


About the Group

Outcomes First Group is the largest independent provider of high-quality foster care and special needs education and care. We are a vital part of local communities in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland with a renowned reputation for quality and positive outcomes for the people we educate and care for.

Our divisional brands include Acorn Care and Education, National Fostering Group and Options.


Why work for us

  • Holidays starting at 25 days per annum (pro rata)
  • Extensive training suite
  • Career opportunities across the Group
  • Professional support network
  • Contributory Pension
  • The Hub – employee discounts, recognition cards, well-being centre


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

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