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IT Network Manager

All Saints Catholic CollegeHuddersfield

Vacancy: IT Network Manager

Hours per week: 37

Working weeks: 52

Grade: Grade 10

Salary: £30,507 - £32,878

Closing date: Monday 25th January 2021 at 9am

Interviews: W/c 25th January 2021

Are you a technically highly-skilled, customer-focused, motivated and experienced IT professional?

We are seeking to recruit an experienced, customer-focused IT Network Manager to lead, manage and develop our network infrastructure and IT team to provide an outstanding IT service to our College.

In this role you will take overall responsibility for the management and development of the IT network infrastructure ensuring the safe reliable running of all IT systems. You will ensure delivery of high-quality, solution-focused and customer-oriented IT service within the College.

The successful applicant will be innovative and pragmatic in developing the IT function to progress the College’s objectives and support teaching and learning in the most effective way. You will be at the forefront of decisions regarding the network infrastructure and IT developments in liaison with the Leadership Team.

In conjunction with the Business Manager, you will plan the IT budget to ensure most effective and efficient use of available funds, and also work closely with decision makers in other departments to identify, recommend, develop, implement and support cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the College.

You will bring a full complement of IT knowledge and be able to demonstrate experience in the successful delivery of an IT network, and it is, therefore, essential that you are fully conversant with a hyper converged infrastructure.

You will also support and implement IT policies, procedures and best practices.

You will be educated to college level in relevant Microsoft technologies. Having recognised professional IT qualifications, ideally to degree level or equivalent, are advantageous.

Some flexibility will be required on occasions, to suit the operational needs of the School.

All Saints is an 11-16 school, situated near the northern boundary of Kirklees.  We are a Catholic school with students attending from diverse cultural backgrounds, which contribute to the distinctive ethos.  In July 2017, Ofsted judged All Saints “Good” in every category and “Outstanding” in terms of our recent S48 inspection by the Diocese of Leeds in June 2018.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our College making substantial progress under current leadership. In turn, we are looking for a candidate committed to playing a part in transforming the lives of our young people.

At All Saints Catholic College, we aim to create a happy work place culture through promoting a healthy work/life balance. We do that by providing a package of flexible employee benefits, including:

  • An attractive pension scheme for both Teaching and Support staff.
  • A high quality well-being package including medical cover, counselling, physiotherapy, fast track medical cover, care service and a 24 hour GP- helpline.
  • Kirklees Employee Health Care, which also includes well-being support, physiotherapy.
  • Care First Advice - a 24/7 information and counselling service.
  • We are part of the Cycle to Work scheme.  Tax free bikes and safety equipment can be payable by payroll deduction through a partnership with Cyclescheme.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and highly motivated individuals who are able to work as part of the whole staff team.

An Application Form and further information can be downloaded via our website www.aschc.com

Completed Application and Disclosure Forms should be returned to Miss C Taylor at hr@aschc.com

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

Due to the number of application forms we regret we can only contact the shortlisted candidates.

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