Legal and Compliance Officer

Posted 4 April by Office Angels

Legal and Compliance Officer

Reporting to the Bursar, this is a permanent, full-time post which offers the opportunity for involvement at the heart of the School's business in a challenging, busy, and continuously changing environment.

Job Summary:

  • To ensure that all legal and compliance aspects of the School are appropriately structured and discharged including policies, procedures, and practices;
  • To advise the Senior Leadership Team on all aspects of regulatory compliance;
  • To ensure staff awareness of compliance;
  • To offer advice with regards to the legal arrangements for strategic site development and assist with implementation;
  • Act as Data Protection Officer, for ensuring both implementation and compliance with regards to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Candidate Profile:

  • Knowledge of school inspection requirements and relevant areas of legislation, e.g., Health & Safety;
  • The ability to interpret legislation and other laid-down procedures;
  • Excellent IT skills, including advanced word processing and database experience;
  • Expert knowledge of data protection law and understanding of how the law protects the privacy rights of individuals;
  • Project management experience;
  • Experience of communicating confidently and effectively at all levels, both verbally and in writing;
  • Committed to safeguarding children and Students.


Office Angels is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Required skills

  • Compliance
  • Legal

Application questions

Do you have Experience with School legislation?
Do you have excellent IT Skills, MS Word and databases?
Do you have experience within project management?
Do yo drive and are within computable dostance to Egham?

Reference: 34826576

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