Data Protection Officer- Adam Lapidge- ALapidge@Discoverytrust.org
Braunstone: Emily Panizza
Captain’s Close: Joanne Coomb
Enderby Danemill: Annabelle Pullen
Farndon Fields: Suzie Aldwinkle
Fossebrook: Alison Wall
Greystoke: Karen Marriott
Keyham Lodge: Emma Collins
Kibworth: Catherine Goss
Leighfield: Stephanie Watt
Merrydale Junior: Nikita Grant
Millgate School: Sam Adams
Mowmacre Hill: Louise Curtis
Parkland: Rita Samji
Sileby Redlands: Sam Bell
Woolden Hill: Mel Knight
Discovery Trust is committed to ensuring that data protection is a key priority when processing the personal data of individuals, ensuring compliance as set out by UK GDPR. We will ensure that we take a “data protection by design” approach to data protection. This means we will consider privacy and data protection issues at the design phase of any system, service, product, or process. As expressed by the UK GDPR, we will:
Employees at Discovery will be given high quality and effective data protection training on a regular basis to ensure they are aware and actively considering data protection issues.
Under data protection law, all individuals have a right to be informed how the trust uses any personal information we hold about them. We comply with this right by providing ‘privacy notices’ to individuals which explains how we collect, store, and use personal data. Please see our privacy notices below.
1. Right to Information
2. Subject access rights
3. Right to rectification
4. Right to erasure
5. Right to restrict processing
6. Right to data portability
7. Right to object
8. Rights in relation to automated decision making and processing.
If you wish to exercise any of your data rights as a parent/carer with parental responsibility, then please get in touch with your local Data Protection Representative that can be found below.
We take any complaints about our collection and use of personal information very seriously.
If have any other concern about our data processing, we request that you raise your concern with us in the first instance. If this is a school activity, please raise concerns with the Local Data Protection Office in the school office. Should the outcome not be to your satisfaction you can contact Discovery:
E: firstname.lastname@example.org | T: 0116 418 3066
We are confident that we can work together to avoid/remove/reduce concerns, but should the school and /or Trust not be able to resolve the matter to your satisfaction, then your concern can be raised via the Information Commissioner’s Office:
Report a concern online here.
Or write to: Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.