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Last updated on 16 November 2017
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Schools must appoint a data protection officer under the General Data Protection Regulation. We explain the duties of the role, what experience they should have, and what training they may need. You can also download and adapt our template job description and person specification.

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  1. Schools must have a DPO 
  2. Model role description and person specification
  3. Who to appoint
  4. Responsibilities of the DPO
  5. Necessary qualities and experience
  6. Your obligations regarding the DPO

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