Disclosure Officer

  • Location
    Bournemouth, Dorset
  • Salary
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector Administration
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference

Adecco Poole and Bournemouth are delighted to be assisting one of our local clients in their search for a Disclosure Officer.

This role is a 6-month contract based on 15 hours per week.

The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible to provide support to the Disclosure Manager in ensuring that the organisation comply with their obligations under relevant legislation and guidance in relation to non-operational disclosures.


  • Access relevant systems and other sources of information; obtaining information, either electronic or hard copy.

  • Personally determine, on a case by case basis, whether the organisation will supply the requested information. Judgement is based upon an evaluation of the information gathered; any legal constraints or relevant permissions.

  • Draft detailed correspondence conveying the decision made and the justification for that decision.

  • Meet agreed time-scales as laid down by legislation or within a specific Service Level Agreement.

  • Record and justify decisions made on disclosure/non-disclosure whilst considering legislation and safeguarding concerns.

  • Ensure any relevant intelligence is disclosed with due regard to the handling of intelligence guidance to protect the source of that information.

The Ideal Candidate

  • An understanding of the principles around disclosure

  • Awareness of the Data Protection Act

  • Proven ability to undertake effective research

  • An understanding of risk management

  • Demonstrable ability to draft well-structured letters and reports outlining a particular rationale or justification for a decision

  • Proven skills in MS Office, especially 'Word'


£10.69 p/h

What Next

If you are the candidate we are looking for or are interested to discuss this role or other live vacancies, please do not hesitate to call Tom on 01202 202810 or email

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Thomas Jacques