Absence, Leave and Holiday Entitlement: Resources

Friday, May 29, 2020

It is very important to keep accurate records of staff absences both for sickness and other reasons. Staff are required to follow procedures for requesting leave and for notifying sickness absence. In the case of long-term sickness or regular short term sickness absence employers will request a medical report to get medical advice on the employee’s condition.

Data Protection — Compliance with GDPR Policy

Friday, May 29, 2020

The organisation is fully committed to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). GDPR applies to all organisations that process data relating to their employees, as well as to others including customers, contractors and clients. It sets out principles which should be followed by those who process data; it gives new and extended rights to those whose data is being processed.

Data Protection: Resources

Thursday, May 21, 2020

GDPR, unlike the previous Data Protection Regulations, requires you to demonstrate your compliance from the outset. This therefore requires all organisations to have documentation and processes in place demonstrating that they are compliant with the law.

Data Protection: In-depth

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

EU Regulation 2016/679, generally known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), can be found at eur-lex.europa.eu. The Data Protection Act 2018 is the UK’s implementation of GDPR.

Computer Security Policy

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The organisation regards the integrity of its computer system as central to the success of the organisation. It contains information about patients, staff and the operations of the business and therefore must be kept secure. Its policy is to take any measures it considers necessary to ensure that all aspects of the system are fully protected. This policy aims to comply with the requirements of both the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act (DPA) 2018.

Data Protection: Quick Facts

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The Data Protection Act 2018 is the UK’s implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Data Protection for Education and Early Years Providers Policy

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

[Name of schoolprovision] aims to fulfil its obligations under the Data Protection Act (DPA) 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to the fullest extent. This policy sets out our commitment to protecting personal data and how that commitment is implemented in respect of the collection and use of personal data.

Data Protection (Scotland) Policy

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

The policies and procedures of this care service on the use and keeping of its records are produced to meet the requirements of the national health and care standards set out in My Support, My Life, which emphasise the importance to service users of their care providers keeping full, accurate, up-to-date records on them, with their use buttressed by data protection, confidentiality, secure storage and authorised access policies and procedures.