Service Care Solutions
Summary We require a Subject Access Request Officer to take on a 16 week placement with Hammersmith & Fulham. The position pays £15+ per hour. For the role, candidates will act as the first point of contact for the processing of all subject access requests, ensuring responses are accurate, compliant and timely. Duties * Providing advice on whether information should be disclosed or refused in compliance with the relevant legislation. With the knowledge and understanding of when to defer to legal for clarification, further understanding, internal and external consultation and guidance in relation to other legislation which may apply to the disclosure. * Understanding, interpreting and applying any relevant tribunal and Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) cases and guidance to subject access request. * Assessing requests and correspondence to identify the relevant Service internal and external stakeholders that may be affected by disclosure. * Responding to requests ensuring that all correspondence and associated disclosures are timely, accurate and compliant with legislation, regulations and policies. * Support the IMT internal review officers in responding to DPA complaints. * Support the Senior FOI/DPA Advisor and others in undertaking internal reviews of responses to subject access requests. * Liaising with the Senior FOI/DPA Advisor or the FOI/DPA Manager where a disclosure relates to sensitive matters. * Liaising with external stakeholders from where the material originates so as to ensure that their concerns about disclosure are taken into account. * Ensuring accurate records are kept of requests, responses, disclosures and exemptions and associated correspondence in accordance with FOIA and DPA. * Support the provision information rights training across the organisation. * Updating and improving processes within the CRT to deliver a better information rights service. If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Theo at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 964 or email [email protected] Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed!