We are looking to appoint an outstanding S.I.M.S. integration Manager to support our growing network of schools in the UK. This is a unique client-facing opportunity to specialise in the migration of data from our propietary Edval timetabling software to schools' M.I.S.s, which is predominantly Capita SIMS. Joining our Admin team in Bristol, you will play a key role working alongside our timetabling consultants and client schools to ensure smooth and seamless integration to positively impact stakeholder outcomes for Principals, SLT, teachers, parents and pupils.
The role involves supporting integration between Edval timetabling software to client school's M.I.S. The post holder will have the opportunity for full training on our timetabling software and have technical backup and support from our development team in Sydney.
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 according to experience.
Location: Based in our Bristol office, the role will also involve travelling to schools throughout the UK, and therefore a willingness to travel and having your own transport is essential.
Company background: Edval is the market-leading timetable software in Australia, with over 1200 schools worldwide. This role is due to the significant growth in our client base in the UK, as well as the evolving nature of this sector.
Job description: We’re looking for an all-rounder who is a confident C# developer who is also good at talking to people. Our need is to integrate our timetabling software with the various MIS systems in use in UK schools, chief among them being “SIMS Capita”. This integration work involves a lot of meetings with MIS software companies, both management and developers; and a lot of meetings with school users, either remotely or on site visits; in addition to the software development.
As the C# Developer - M.I.S. / S.I.M.S. integration Manager , you will receive a generous compensation package, including a highly competitive salary, pension scheme, holiday entitlement, and additional benefits, including expenses, working from home and travel opportunities on a permanent, salaried, and part-time or full-time basis. This is a dreamlike opportunity for the right candidate in a fast-growing Edtech company with enormous career development potential.
What we are looking for:
Genuine, kind and caring. Honesty and integrity.
Someone who enjoys helping people and can empathise with clients responsible for M.IS. management in schools, ideally because they have done it themselves.
Strong soft skills including communication, teamwork, adaptability, problem-solving, critical observation, conflict resolution and leadership.
Minimum undergraduate degree in I.T. related field.
Ideally, Master's degree and/or professional C#competence certification.
Minimum two years' C# developer experience and/or training.
Ideally, two years' Capita S.I.M.S. management experience.
Why work for Edval?
At Edval we have a culture of being at the forefront of developments in the fast-paced and dynamic edtech environment. Our timetabling software has helped hundreds of schools around the world continuously improve and achieve greater organisational efficiencies and benefits to staff and pupils. Edval has made representations to the Department of Education and our ebooks demonstrate our thought leadership in timetabling. Edval is a famously friendly company which cares for client schools like family and has grown like wildfire based on its reputation and referrals alone. At Edval we genuinely care about our team so our team genuinely care for schools.
How to apply
Complete the online TES application form and submit this with a covering letter addressing how your skills, knowledge and experience and personal qualities meet what we're looking for, using the Quick Apply button below. Due to the anticipated high volume of applications if you haven't heard from us within 28 days of your application you may assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We reserve the right to appoint candidates before the closing date and therefore early applications are encouraged.