IT Manager needed for Expanding Special School, Isleworth

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Oaklands SchoolIsleworth

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £35286 to £38229 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

IT Manager, Full Time, 36 Hours per week

Oaklands is a thriving special school based in Isleworth and serving the London Borough of Hounslow. Oaklands pupils aged 11 – 19, have severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism.   

Oaklands is at an exciting point in its development; we are currently working towards expansion and full school relocation to a purpose built new school in Hounslow for September 2018. The schools will be based on two sites and will consist of a new primary school (New Oaks) opening in Sep 2019; the current secondary school (High Oaks) and a new Post 19 Great Oaks college (opening September 2018).  

We are looking to appoint an IT Manager to provide a comprehensive, innovative and responsive technical support service for all school services, maintaining an IT infrastructure that is secure, reliable, robust and resilient and supports all aspects of teaching and learning, along with operational and administrative support, across each school and department.   

The successful candidate will be an experienced manager of both people and systems. Due to the nature of the position, we are looking for someone who has outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal).  

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.  

Details of this post and an application pack are available on the school’s website:    

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.  

To apply, please complete and email the application form to Please ensure that you explain clearly in your application how you meet the person specification.  

 CV’s will not be accepted.  

Closing Date: 9am 4th December 2017  

Interview Date: 12th December 2017    

Hours of work:        36 hours per week; times to be confirmed 

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More about Oaklands School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodlands Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, TW7 6JZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8560 3569
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