Victoria, Greater London
Westminster, Greater London
London, Greater London
£35,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Do you have experience working with GDPR, monitoring compliance and data practices? Would you like to make a real difference, using your skills to support the Data Protection Officer?

About the Diocese of Westminster:

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster is a faith-based charity. We are home to the Archbishop of Westminster (Cardinal Vincent Nichols) & the beautiful Westminster Cathedral. We are also one of the leading Catholic dioceses in the country, delivering our charitable mission through our network of 208 schools, 212 parishes and several hundred social justice initiatives. We seek to positively impact the lives of all members of our community.

We believe that to succeed we must be person-centred and place human dignity at our centre. We strive to take a holistic approach to the development of our people so that we may better serve the functions of our Church and the mission of our charity.

Our core values are Competence, Reliability, Honesty, Perseverance and Love

About the role:

Based at Vaughan House in the heart of Victoria, this Assistant Data Protection Officer post is a pivotal one.  In this role, you will monitor compliance and data practices internally to ensure the organisation and its functions comply with the applicable requirements under the UK GDPR and relevant national legislation.

In addition, you will serve as a point of contact; supporting and advising on issues of compliance for queries from Central Services, parishes and other agencies of the Diocese. You will develop and deliver privacy training within DOW as well as coordinate data privacy audits

About you:

With substantial experience in office organisation, you will be a great communicator who will thrive on juggling the various competing demands of this varied and interesting role. It is therefore important that you are self-motivated and that you can multitask effectively to meet deadlines.


In return for your hard work and commitment to us, you will receive a competitive reward package which will include, but is not limited to:

  • 5% pension contribution – Standard Life
  • £8K Death in Service benefit (all staff)
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Access to low cost loans with Churches Mutual
  • Employee Assistance Program

We are currently operating a hybrid working model of working, this will be discussed upon appointment.


More about Diocese of Westminster

The Diocese of Westminster, led by Cardinal Vincent Nichols, oversees over 200 parishes, 212 schools, and manages around 900 social justice pro... Read more

Refreshed on: 27 November 2021
Closed date: 07 December 2021
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