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GDPR: governors and trustees acting as the DPO
Schools must appoint a data protection officer (DPO) under the GDPR, but for many it's not proving easy to find a suitable candidate in the staff team. Some schools are therefore considering governors or clerks for this role. We look at why you may not be best-placed to take this on.
- Requirement to appoint a DPO
- Issues for governors and trustees
- Issues for clerks
- How should schools appoint their DPO?
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