Dioceses of Ferns, Kildare & Leighlin

and Ossory

invite applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of

Data Protection Officer – DPO

(Dioceses of Ferns, Kildare & Leighlin and Ossory)

This will be a 3 Year Part-Time Fixed Term Contract (16 hours)

The purpose of this role is to assist the three Dioceses of Ferns, Kildare & Leighlin and Ossory and their constituent parishes and agencies to ensure

continued compliance with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The Catholic Church recognises that good pastoral care and respect for the dignity of every person requires that personal data should be sourced, stored, processed and eventually disposed of in an appropriate manner and welcomes the essential principles underlying the GDPR.


Further information and application procedure available at ferns.ie and kandle.ie or ossory.ie

Closing date for applications by post on or before 10th December 2021 to: Ossory Diocesan Office

James’s Street, Kilkenny, R95 NH60 Email: admin@ossory.ie

Phone: 056-7762448


The Dioceses of Ferns, Kildare & Leighlin and Ossory are equal opportunity employers.

Canvassing will disqualify

DPO Description & Requirements