Data Protection

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The DPO’s responsibility is to support schools in becoming compliant with current and future data protection regulations.

The role of the DPO is:

  • To lead the development, implementation and maintenance of effective data retention and retrieval policies and procedures in schools.
  • To support all work required to ensure and maintain GDPR compliance, including advice on all aspects of data privacy across schools.

To ensure that schools are compliant with GDPR and support all aspects of data management and data protection governance with a focus on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and related Data Protection legislation.

DES Support

NABMSE wishes to acknowledge the funding it has received from the Department of Education and Skills to provide this vital support to schools.