Trainee Information Governance Officer

Selby, North Yorkshire
Competitive Salary
25 Jun 2021
25 Jul 2021
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

The Veritau group provides assurance services to local authorities, schools and other public sector clients. We make sure that organisations are operating effectively, mitigating risks and complying with laws and regulations. Our main services include internal audit, counter fraud, information governance and risk management. We’re owned by our member councils, meaning our work sits at the heart of the public sector. Our head office is in York but we also have offices in Northallerton, Redcar, Middlesbrough, Malton and Scarborough.

We’re looking for a Trainee Information Governance Officer to join our expanding team. This role represents an excellent opportunity to train for a professional career in the public sector. Reporting to the Information Governance Manager, you will assist in the delivery of high quality services to our clients and undertake training to become a public sector information governance specialist. The role includes providing advice on data protection matters, responding to information requests and completing ad-hoc project work.

The package includes membership of a generous pension scheme and 22 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising to 25 days after two years of service.

We also offer flexible working arrangements which allow you to work at home and at times to suit you as far as possible. You can take up to 15 flexi leave days each year as well as purchase up to 30 days additional leave.

To find out more about our current vacancies, and apply using the Veritau online application, please visit

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