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Employer The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science College
Location Manchester
Salary £28,485 - £31,601
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
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IT Network Manager  

CONTRACT: Permanent 

WORKING PATTERN: 35 Hours per week (8:00am – 3:30 pm). Some flexibility in hours/ out of hours work may be required 

SALARY: Grade 7 Points 32-36 £28,485 - £31,601 


Are you an experienced and capable IT Network Manager looking to develop your career further? Could you lead, manage and support all aspects of ICT within the school and contribute to our school’s improvement by ensuring that current/future technology is used to its full potential in supporting students learning?  We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual, who would love to be part of our journey at The Barlow and could be instrumental in making a difference to our student’s education.  

The Barlow RC High School is an excellent place to work! As a leading Catholic High School, we are determined to create an environment where children and adults alike can achieve their full potential. Our school motto is ‘If you believe, you can achieve’ and if this describes you read on.  

You will be located in Didsbury, (often voted as one of the most popular places to live in Manchester) only a short walk from the vibrant shops, bars and restaurants of Didsbury village. You will also have access to excellent transport links to Manchester city centre and surrounding areas.  

As the school’s Network Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining and developing efficient and effective ICT facilities within the school, ensuring that hardware and software systems fully support teaching and learning as well as administrative functions. You will also be responsible for creating a programme for developing both the school’s ICT network and our use of technology to ensure that the school’s ICT needs will be met in the future. In addition, you will also be responsible for managing our Onsite Engineer.    

You should: 

• Have significant experience of managing large mixed networks, preferably within an educational environment 

• Hold both Server and Network qualifications 

• Have an excellent knowledge of relevant ICT software and hardware 

• Have experience of leading and managing staff effectively 

• Possess excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels

 • Have excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and work under pressure

• Be pro-active with the ability to act on your own initiative 

• Have knowledge of the latest technology to ensure the school plans for the future.  

In return, we will offer you the opportunity to further your professional development in a supportive and friendly environment.

If this sounds like the job for you then come and join us. Please visit our website for an application pack Completed applications should returned to quoting the post title, reference and your name in the subject line of the email. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

Closing date: 8am Thursday 22nd June 2017 

Interview date: w/c 3rd July 2017  

Our School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.

About the employer

The Barlow RC High School is a high performing Catholic secondary school, with over 850 pupils on roll. Our staff and student relationships are excellent and the school has made significant improvements over recent years. This was recognised in our l...

Information about The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Voluntary Aided
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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Locations and contacts

Parrs Wood Road
East Didsbury
M20 6BX
United Kingdom
+44 161 4456350