IT Network Technician, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands

Closing date:

Bishop Vesey's Grammar SchoolSutton Coldfield, West Midlands

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,070 to £20,138 pro-rata
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

IT Network Technician – term time 

Scale 4 spinal points 18 £18,070 to 21 £20,138 pro rata 

Actual salary £15,798 to £17,606 per year 

Following retirement of the current postholder, we are looking to appoint an experienced Technician on a term time basis to support our IT Team in providing an efficient and effective IT technical support service across the school.  

Duties involve: 

• Supporting the maintenance and development of the school IT resources 

• Providing training and support sessions for staff and students 

• Assisting in the classroom and providing curriculum support as appropriate

 • Ensuring that IT facilities across the school are fully functional at all times. 

Do you have 12 months experience in:  

• Providing technician support in a school, education or commercial environment?

 • Supporting and troubleshooting wired and wireless networks? 

• Implementing system upgrades, carrying out server maintenance and installing applications on client server networks?  

Are you:  

• Confident to respond to emergency calls within the classroom? 

• Customer focussed, self-motivated and flexible with accomplished time management and organisational skills? 

• Able to converse at ease with parents/students and members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English?

 If so, we would like to hear from you.  Please visit our website at to view the Job Description, Person Specification and to download an application form. 

Closing date for receipt of applications: 16th November 2017

Interviews will take place week commencing: 20th November 2017 

To arrange a pre-application visit please contact Michele Wallis, HR Manager via or by telephone on (0121) 250 5400. 

 If you wish to have an informal chat about this role please contact Graham Swindells, Finance Director & Schools Business Manager on (0121) 250 5400.  

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.   

Candidates will need to meet the requirements of the person specification. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check together with Identity, Right to Work, medical and reference checks.

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More about Bishop Vesey's Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 2NH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 2505400
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