What service is being provided?
Library Volunteer roles which do not require a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
What personal data do we need from you?
Date of Birth
School/College (If under 18 years old)
Disclosure of criminal convictions
We will also need personal data about your referees:
Relationship to you
And about your emergency contact:
Relationship to you
What 'special types' of personal data do we need from you?
We may need to hold information about your health if it impacts your volunteering role.
Who will be using your personal data?
The Data Controller is Essex County Council
The Data Protection Officer for Essex County Council can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What will it be used for and what gives us the right to ask for it and use it?
To manage and support you as a volunteer
To enable us to contact someone for you in case of an emergency
Delivering library services to customers
Planning and improving the library service
Preventing or detecting of fraud or crime
Research using anonymised personal data. If we wish to use your identifiable personal data we will seek your permission.
If we cannot use your data we would not be able to support you as a volunteer, providing valuable support for library services.
Our legal basis for using your personal data is consent.
Our legal basis for using your special personal data is explicit consent.
As you are consenting to our use of your personal data you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
Who else might we share your data with?
Police (Only for the purposes of preventing or detecting crime or fraud)
Family Operations Hub and Essex Social Care Direct (For safeguarding purposes)
How long will your data be kept?
We will keep data on volunteers for 6 months after you leave your role.
Our use of your data will be subject to the following legal rights:
- Your Right to be Informed
- Your Right to Access your personal data
- Your Right for us to Rectify your personal data
- Your Right to have your personal data Erased
- Your Right to Restrict our processing of your personal data
- Your Right to Object to how we use your personal data
We may also receive personal information about you from others:
Visit the following links for more information about Privacy Law, our obligations and your Rights:
The ICO Guide to the General Data Protection Regulation 2016
The General Data Protection Regulation 2016
If you have concerns over the way we are asking for or using your personal data, please raise the matter with our Data Protection Officer by the following means:
|Postal Address||Data Protection Officer, Information Governance Team, Essex County Council, County Hall, Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM11QH|
|Phone Number||0333 013 9824|
If you still have concerns following our response you have the right to raise the matter with the Information Commissioner's Office:
For our full privacy notice: