Isle of Wight Council

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Information Governance Officer

County Hall, Newport, Isle of Wight and Agile

Grade 8, £24,745 - £27,515 per annum FTE, £12,372 - £13,757 actual salary

Contact: Kelly Quinn via Kelly.quinn@iow.gov.uk or on 01983 821000

Vacancy Reference: 50068594

Closing Date: 30/09/2022

Contract Type: Fixed term (12 months)

Hours: 18.5 per week

We are looking to recruit an Information Governance Officer to Support all aspects of the Information Governance activities relating to the Supporting Families Programme within the Children Services resources team. This involves the application of legal expertise to the delivery of the data maturity transformation project, the Family Information Services Hub website project and any other Children Services compliance activities.

 

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Kelly Quinn via Kelly.quinn@iow.gov.uk or by calling on 01983 821000.

 

Find out more about working for the Isle of Wight Council and living on the Island here.

A relocation scheme of up to £8,000 is available to new employees subject to qualifying criteria. Further details are available upon request.

The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination and this is supported by the Unacceptable Behaviour Policy, Employee Code of Conduct and Behaviours Framework. We actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees.


The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer, who is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community. In addition to this, we are also a
Disability Confident Employer. Along with a number of other areas of commitments, this means that providing you meet the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared yourself as disabled, you will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council.

This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Recruitment, Policy and Procedure and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

This role falls within the strategic partnership between the Isle of Wight Council and Hampshire County Council. The employer will be the Isle of Wight Council and employment is on Isle of Wight terms and conditions. Hampshire County Council has delivered, on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council, all of its children’s services functions and will continue to do so until 2023. The original five-year partnership arrangement under direction of the Secretary of State finished in 2018 but has been extended voluntarily by both local authorities for a further five years.

Please view information pack and complete your job application online at www.iow.gov.uk/jobvacancies. Telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

We often receive a high volume of applicants for our vacancies. If you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion. If unsuccessful, we actively encourage you to revisit our job pages and apply to alternate posts that may be suitable.

Closing Date: 30 September 2022

Interview Date: 11 October 2022