The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a data protection regulation which came into effect on 25 May 2018. Organisations including schools have to comply with GDPR to safeguard people’s personal information. We will only collect information which is needed to perform our duties. Personal information is stored in a safe and secure manner and we only hold data for a long as is necessary.
Data Protection Officer
The school has an independent data protection officer service supplied by Global Policing Limited. Global Policing is an organisation run by ex-senior police officers who specialise in working with schools and have vast experience of data protection matters. If you have any questions or comments, or wish to make any requests under the Regulations, you should contact them directly:
- Telephone (answerphone) 0161 212 1681
- Email email@example.com
- Website www.globalpolicing.co.uk/data
Please note that should you instigate any of your rights under this act, your basic information will be shared with the data protection office who will make contact with you to support your through the processes and procedures.
If you have a concern about the way we are collecting or using personal data, we ask that you raise your concern with us in the first instance. Alternatively, you can contact the Information Commissioner’s Office at https://ico.org.uk/concerns