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IT & Network Services Assistant Manager

Unity Schools TrustSurrey

Unity Schools Trust are looking to appoint an IT & Network Services Assistant Manager to provide day to day support for the core IT infrastructure in the Trust’s schools and to ensure the availability of services and data to end users.

Overall responsibility:

i. To provide day to day support for the core IT infrastructure in the Trust’s schools and to ensure the availability of services and data to end users.

ii. To provide focused support in resolving complex requests and issues in collaboration with colleagues.

iii. To perform diagnostic procedures on hardware, peripherals and applications, liaising with others as required.

iv. To support the IT & Network Services Manager in carrying out infrastructure improvement and maintenance projects as required and to take a lead in resolving day to day infrastructure issues as they arise.

Unity Schools Trust

Unity Schools Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust formed in September 2015 by the partnership of The Magna Carta School and Bishop David Brown School. The Trust is currently responsible for the education of over 1800 children supported by more than 250 staff. Our schools are located in Staines-upon-Thames and Woking. Both academies were rated as ‘Good’ in their most recent Ofsted inspections (2017 and 2019). 

The stated objective of Unity Schools Trust is to achieve Excellence through collaboration. The Trust aims to instil a love of learning by the full engagement of all of its community- students and staff- in the process of acquiring and applying knowledge and engendering the positive habits which support future development.

We place learning at the heart of our communities and aim to improve the life chances of all children. We are committed to raising the aspirations and achievement of our children by providing continuous improvement through outstanding leadership, challenge, collaboration and support.

Our vision is to be an outstanding learning community where together we learn to know, to do, to be and to live together.


To arrange a visit or request a conversation about this post, please email recruitment@unityschoolstrust.co.uk or telephone 017804 454 320.

To apply please visit the vacancies section of our website www.unityschoolstrust.co.uk/vacancies or contact:

The CEO, Unity Schools Trust, The Magna Carta School, Thorpe Road, Staines, TW18 3HJ.

Email: recruitment@unityschoolstrust.co.uk

Website: www.unityschoolstrust.co.uk

Telephone: 01784 454 320

Closing date for applications is: Friday 31 December 2021 at 12.00 noon

Interviews will be held week beginning: Monday 3 January 2022

The Trust reserves the right to interview suitably qualified candidates ahead of the application deadline where appropriate.

Applications from agencies will not be considered and all applications must be made on the Trust’s application form.

Please note this Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant’s appointment will be subject to satisfactory enhanced clearance by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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