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Information Governance Officer

Job Introduction

Information Governance Officer


We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and committed Information Governance Officer who will play an active role in supporting a small and friendly team within Adult Social Care Services.  This is an opportunity to move into or develop within information governance and you will help promote an excellent information governance culture within the organisation.


This post will give the successful candidate a great and important opportunity to support the overall development, management and delivery of the Information Governance Strategy and work programme and to assist the Team Manager and Strategic Group Board.  


You will be a first line point of contact for individual information rights request (such as subject access requests), freedom of information requests and other information governance and data protection related matters, and as an Information Governance Officer, you will understand the importance of best practice to ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory obligations.


If you have an interest and motivation to develop your skills and experience, possess good communication, organisational, IT and information governance skills, and a positive attitude we would be pleased to hear from you.  

This role will be based at the BCP Civic Centre in Bournemouth and will combine remote and office working.

For an informal discussion please email Mali Gudgion, Team Manager Strategic Planning and Information Governance at

About BCP Council

BCP Council provides services to a diverse community of 400,000 residents and employs more than 5,000 people.  Our area includes over 15 miles of beautiful world-renowned coastline.  We can offer career defining roles to transform and improve services. 

By working with us, you can help deliver a vision of a thriving, word-class, prosperous and inclusive place for generations to come.

Our Benefits

We offer an excellent benefits package for further details see here: Jobs and apprenticeships | BCP (

As a result of the creation of BCP Council in 2019, we are working on simplifying our terms and conditions of service and will be creating a single pay structure which is to be applicable for all employees. It is important to us that we offer benefits that our colleagues value as part of their total employment package and we are reviewing these to make sure we have it right. We are in the process of establishing a timescale for implementation and colleagues joining us will be included in these changes. Expected to be in place 2024 or early 2025..


BCP Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the community and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.  Applicants to this post will be required to complete the appropriate level of Disclosure & Barring Service Check. Please refer to the Job Description or Role Profile for more details.


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