Contract type
Fixed term full time
Contract until date
35 per week (1.0 FTE)
Grade 5 £21,994 - £22,872
Summary description
WEA has an exciting opportunity for a Data Protection Officer to join our fast paced team in London.

Data Protection Officer


Location - London


Contract Type - 6 month FTC


Hours – 35 hours per week (1.0 FTE)


Salary: - £21,994 - £22,872 per annum, plus £4,250.69 per annum London Weighting Allowance

The Workers’ Educational Association is a charity and the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. We are a charity with a strong sense of social purpose, dedicated to bringing great teaching into the heart of local communities. All our educational provision is developed with this in mind and our courses can be set up almost anywhere – for example in clubs, community centres, village halls, schools, pubs or where people work.


1.     We are looking to recruit an experienced Data protection Officer To mitigate risks to the organisation by:

a.     Informing and advising on issues of compliance with data protection legislation.

b.     Developing compliance with data protection legislation

c.     Monitoring and maintaining compliance with data protection legislation and associated WEA Policies

d.     Facilitating and maintaining widespread understanding of optimal working practices to support compliance across WEA


The DPO role may be considered as a secondment opportunity for internal applicants


Further information and an application pack for the above post are available electronically from our website http://wea.org.uk/jobs


The WEA is committed to promoting Equality and Diversity in its employment

practices and service delivery.


Registered charity number 1112775. Company limited by guarantee in England and Wales no. 2806910.

Registered Office: 4 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4XW

Closing date and time