Data Protection & Legal Counsel

The Prince's Trust
12 Oct 2019
28 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time - 35 hours a week

Location: National - Any UK Trust office can be considered

We are looking for a data protection specialist to join our Legal Team to help us ensure that we remain complaint with data protection legislation and we continue to manage data that we hold, process or control (whether beneficiaries, staff, volunteers or partners) in accordance with best practice.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a great team at the heart of The Prince's Trust with a broad role and the chance to contribute to, and be part of, the amazing work of The Prince's Trust. Whilst data protection will be your priority there will be the opportunity to expand into the wider work of the Legal Team enabling you to work on a diverse range of matters.

You will have lots of opportunities to visit our work and volunteer on our programmes if you wish.

About The Prince's Trust

We are a youth charity whose mission is to help young people transform their lives by developing the confidence and skills, to live, learn and earn. This year we will support more than 70,000 young people through a range of proven programmes, with three in four achieving a positive outcome!

We have a bold ambition to extend the reach and impact of our work and help one million more young people transform their lives over the next ten years. Our job is to inspire them, support them and release their potential, so that they can thrive and society can prosper. We will focus on innovation, to ensure we adapt and remain relevant in a rapidly changing world. We owe it to ourselves and the young people we serve, to do the best work of our lives and to help give them an increasing stake in our economy and society. They are the key to a positive and prosperous future for all of us.

The Prince's Trust is committed to safeguarding, protecting and promoting the welfare of the children and young people we work with. Successful applicants to roles at The Prince's Trust will be subject to criminal vetting checks, and where necessary for the role, a check at an enhanced level will be required.

To apply for this vacancy please go to our website complete the online application. To help you with the supporting statement section, you may want to download a copy of the Prince's Trust Behavioural Framework.


We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you.