Developer, Nottingham

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Nova Education TrustNottingham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £29,055 - £30,756
Contract term: Permanent


Salary: SO2 Pt. 32 to Pt. 34 (£29,055 to £30,756)

Contract:  Full Time, 52 weeks, permanent 

We are looking for a talented Developer to work with our in-house IT Team, Graphic Designer and System Developer on a range of exciting development projects that will support the work of the 15 schools within our education Trust.

Based at our central offices on the Nottingham University Triumph Road campus, you will be expected to use your creativity and skill to work on developing the interconnectivity of our various systems, providing user facing applications and interfaces.

Supported by our System Developer, you will be expected to work within our existing infrastructure framework as well as develop bespoke solutions as required.

This role provides an opportunity to work on a variety of different types of projects with the full range of stakeholders for an organisation that works every day to provide the very best life chances for 8000 students.

To be successful, you will have:

• Proven experience in web programming

• High level programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS

• Proficient in the following programming languages: PHP, Javascript, JQuery, SQL

• Knowledge of PowerBI

• A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management and best development practices

The Nova offices are located in the Sir Colin Campbell building on the University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus. This is a modern, purpose built campus with many state of the art, sustainable and environmentally friendly buildings. Facilities available to our staff include a Starbucks coffee shop, two cafes, a convenience store, a discounted gym and plenty of outdoor space including a series of lakes. As part of the Nova Education Trust, you will enjoy the benefits of being part of our group of schools and have access to outstanding CPD, career development opportunities and a Westfield Health healthcare package. We also offer free parking and there are weekly networking events held on campus providing free drinks and cakes.

About the Nova Education Trust

The Nova Education Trust is a dynamic and growing Multi Academy Trust based in the East Midlands.  Our Trust is committed to providing high quality education to all our students, regardless of their backgrounds.  Our track record demonstrates our ability to deliver our core goal; achievement for every child.  Our portfolio of schools covers both the secondary and primary phases, working in a range of different contexts.

Our high expectations are central to the positive ethos that we develop throughout our group of schools.  This approach is focused on securing success for all our learners and providing them with the very best life opportunities.  Our motto is ‘Work Hard, Be Kind’.

We believe nothing is more important than making a difference to children’s life chances.

To apply for this post please complete the online application on our website

Closing Date:  Monday 14th January 2019

Job location

More about Nova Education Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Room C09–C11, The Sir Colin Campbell Buildin, University of Nottingham Innov, Triumph Road, Nottingham, NG7 2TU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 115 807 7777
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