Data Protection Risk Assessment & Audit for HomeStart

Job Title: Data Protection Risk Assessment & Audit for HomeStart
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Wandsworth
Salary: 0
Reference: HS
Contact Name: Beau Neilson
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Job Published: January 03, 2019 11:49

Job Description

HomeStart Wandsworth needs your help supporting young children and their families facing daily struggles. Home Start wants your professional advice to review and document their data collection, processing and storage procedures. They would also like to identify gaps and produce an action list to manage any identified risks. This assessment will better equip HomeStart to serve its families and volunteers, keep confidential information safe, and manage any potential risks around data protection that could harm the organisation or the individuals that it works with. It will also allow them to better comply with legal obligations and lay the foundation for future Data Protection reviews.

We are looking for someone with a background in Data Protection and/or Risk Assessment. This person should be able to draw out and document relevant information from verbal discussions with staff and trustees; be able to critically analyse and identify gaps/risks in the context of the GDRP policy and make recommendations for improvement; as well as succinctly compile and present information in an accessible and useful way.

About HomeStart

HomeStart Wandsworth supports families with young children under the age of five. Home visiting volunteers help families with day-to-day challenges, improving confidence and empowering parents to build better lives for their family. They do this by offering impartial, non-judgmental listening, practical support and sharing parenting support information. They also run a range of group activities where families can enjoy, learn, and grow together.


45 hours over 1-2 months