Senior ICT Support Technician, Kirklees

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Batley Grammar SchoolKirklees

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 25- £23,671 - £28,020 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Batley Grammar School is a “good school” (Ofsted Oct 2018) and we continue our school improvement journey to become an outstanding school. We aim to combine our traditional ethos and culture together with a modern approach to teaching and learning. Visitors regularly comment about the friendly atmosphere and calm, purposeful learning environment being quite palpable. “Staff are proud of their school ….”; “It is a place where pupils can indeed ‘believe, grow and succeed”; “Pupils are committed to learning, they are respectful in classrooms and they try their best”; “Your school is a calm place to be, and a happy place to learn”. (Ofsted October 2018) At Batley Grammar School we value staff who take a pride in their work and in the school and who are willing to contribute fully to the life of the school including its extra-curricular programme. 

We are part of the Batley Multi Academy Trust, whose sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Batley Grammar School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School.

We are looking for a highly motivated and capable Senior ICT Support Technician, proud to be part of our school community, committed to delivering first class ICT support to ensure the smooth running of the ICT systems over our single site. You will be able to contribute to the ICT strategy and ensure that it is delivered on a technical level. You should have had previous experience in a similar role, a relevant IT qualification and a good standard of education in English and maths (GCSE grade C/Level 4).

The school offers:

● Competitive salary and conditions of service;

● Opportunity to contribute to the strategic development of the school’s ICT provision; 

● Strong leadership team committed to staff development and support;

● A particularly hard working and positive team of staff;

● A comprehensive induction programme.

If you meet the criteria above then we would be thrilled to hear from you.

Further information regarding the role is available from the Person Specification located on the school and MAT website or to arrange a visit please contact Rebecca Drake on 01924 474980.

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form, available at or by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/, for consideration by our selection panel.  

Closing date for applications is 17 January 2020  at 12.00 noon

Interviews will be held on Friday 24 January 2020

Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an Enhanced Discloure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Batley Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

More about Batley Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Carlinghow Hill, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 0AD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1924 474980
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