This role for an Access To Records Officer has been released on a temporary basis for 3 months initially.
To provide an Access to Records Service on behalf of all the Council directorates for service users (past and present) who wish to have access to some or all of their personal data held by the Council.
To facilitate and support service users (past and present) in accessing their records.
To work within the timescales and requirements laid down within the Data Protection Act 1988 and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018, and ensure that the Council meets its statutory duties and responsibilities.
You should be able to carry out the following roles :
Prepare the requested information in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the County Council’s Access to Records Policy
Have responsibility for approving the final contents of the requested records. Make complex decisions based on legal rights to release records, understanding the high risks involved if incorrect information is disclosed.
Informing social care managers of potential risks.
Discuss with applicants prior to preparing their records, in terms of what information they require.
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