General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
From the 25th May 2018, new regulations have been introduced which affect how all organisations, including schools, handle people’s data. This is called the General Data Protection Regulation. Compliance with the regulations will be an ongoing process and EWPS has appointed a data protection officer to advise and manage compliance with the regulation. Their details are:
We are in the process of publicising policies and procedures and notices that are compliant with the new regulations and will keep you informed of developments. The updated privacy notice can be accessed below as can recent correspondence about permissions.
In the meantime we thank you for your patience whilst we take the necessary steps set by the new legislation and guidance with handling data