We are seeking to appoint an experienced and highly motivated Network Manager who will be actively involved in the management and strategic development of the school’s ICT infrastructure. The role is full time and permanent, 36 hours per week Monday to Friday, covering 52 weeks per year.
We are well resourced and ICT facilities are excellent throughout the school. Currently in ICT we have four specialist ICT suites and a number of subject ICT clusters which support studies in the thirteen Curriculum Areas. A total of 450 Windows desktop computers, 55 macOS computers and 25 exam laptop computers are linked to our network. Every student and member of staff has access to an iPad as part of our iPads for Learning scheme.
Reporting to the Finance & Operations Director you will be responsible for ensuring all users have access to a reliable, fast and secure network to promote effective teaching, learning and administration, as well as for the provision, maintenance and administration of the wired and wireless wide area network throughout the school, together with the associated hardware, software, peripherals and cabling. Ideally we are seeking an individual who is a strategic thinker with excellent communication and management skills, with a proven track record in a similar role, although school experience is not essential. You will have extensive iPad and iOS, OS X, and Windows Server OS experience and have a flexible attitude to working hours.Please refer to the candidate brief for a fuller list of duties, skills, abilities and experience we are looking for.
Blenheim is a wonderful place to work. We have a large and vibrant student body and dynamic staff who are willing to work hard to ensure positive learning experiences for young people. We have achieved numerous accreditation's including Investors in People, Investors in Careers, Healthy Schools’ Award, Partnership with Parents award, the Arts Mark and we are a designated Science College. The closing date for applications is 24th May at 12 noon.
Our school is committed to equal opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.