The Governing Body of Lionel Walden Primary School are committed to retaining personal data (which may be held on paper, electronically, or otherwise) about our employees for no longer than necessary for the purpose or purposes for which they were collected. All steps will be reasonably taken to securely destroy or erase from systems, all data which is no longer required. The Governing Body recognise the need to process data in an appropriate and lawful manner, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The purpose of this policy is to set out the principles by which we will retain your personal data.