ICT Technician, Sandwell

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The Orchard SchoolSandwell

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Band C Scale point 5-8 £9.74 – £10.34 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

The Orchard School caters for pupils with Complex and Profound Learning Difficulties and was graded Outstanding by Ofsted in June 2017. We are seeking an ICT Technician to assist the ICT Network and Services Manager with the day-to-day running of the school’s ICT hardware, software and network/web-based services. We use both Windows based PCs and iPads, both of which include a variety of peripherals to support the functions of the school and the specific needs of the pupils. Our network includes both wired and wireless connections, and we have a telephone system, sound system and Multi-Sensory Rooms. A willingness to attend training and learn new systems is essential.

As well as setting up and resolve issues with the systems, you should also be able to support staff with using equipment and software, show initiative and be able to adapt to the school setting.

For further information please see the Job Description and Personnel Specification, which is available from the school website. 

Interested candidates are actively encouraged to visit the school – Thursday 5th December 2019 (pm) via appointment only.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Check is required for the post.

Application packs are available by

contacting Deanna Jackson on 0121 569 7040


or to download off the school website Vacancies page


Closing date: Monday  09th December 2019 (12 noon)     

Shortlisting:  Monday  09th December 2019 (pm)    

Interviews:   Thursday 19th December 2019  

More about The Orchard School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 11 years
Address: Causeway Green Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 8LD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 569 7040
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The Orchard School was established in September 2000 following the reorganisation of provision for children with special educational needs in Sandwell. In September 2006, we moved into our current building which is brand new and purpose built with st...