IT Manager, Abingdon-on-Thames

Closing date:

Our Lady's AbingdonAbingdon-on-Thames

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable dependent upon experience
Contract term: Permanent

Reporting to the Director of Finance and Operations, the focus of this role is to provide a high level of technical support and assume overall responsibility for all ICT systems, software, processes, hardware and equipment, including their management and maintenance. In addition, the postholder will be required to ensure that the IT systems are readily available for use by pupils and staff and to develop existing systems to provide new, faster and better services for the whole school. 

Please see the detailed job description and person specification attached.

The ideal candidate:

  • Experienced in running and developing IT systems
  • Enthusiastic and creative
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Flexible in outlook and attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Patient, friendly and approachable

What we can offer:

  • Support from senior colleagues
  • Motivated and enthusiastic pupils
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Free school lunches during term time
  • Free on-site parking
  • Use of school facilities, e.g. swimming pool
  • A peaceful location on the edge of the city of Oxford


The school is located in Abingdon-on-Thames, an historic market town situated eight miles to the south of Oxford with its world renowned reputation as a centre of academic excellence. The town has a lively community and has undergone recent development to upgrade the central shopping area. There are a good selection of restaurants, cafes and bars situated a just few minutes walk away from the river and gardens of Abbey Meadows. The town supports a mixed and international community and has excellent bus links to Oxford which is just a 15 minute ride away and provides a wealth of social and cultural opportunities.

How to apply: 

Applications should be made via the on-line application form which is available below. Please ensure that you complete the form in full leaving no gaps in your employment history.  In the interests of fairer and safer recruiting we are unable to accept CV applications. Should you require any further information please contact the Director of Finance and Operations, Mr Prav Karian,  at or by calling 01235 524658.

Application deadline:  Sunday 16 December 2018

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More about Our Lady's Abingdon
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Senior School, Radley Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3PS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1235 524658
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