ICT Technician – Permanent - Paddock School
Grade SO1– Spinal Point 23 – 25
36 Hours per week
All Year Round
Start Date: October 2019 or as soon as possible
We are looking for a highly skilled and hardworking ICT professional to join our outstanding school that strives to Nurture, Inspire and Transform Lives.
Paddock School is a growing, outstanding and innovative split site school in Roehampton and Putney for pupils with moderate to severe learning difficulties with Autism or severe of complex learning difficulties. Our thriving community includes a Singing and Signing Choir, a touring theatre group, sports teams and school café open to the local community. We currently have over 200 pupils on roll with approximately 180 staff.
Under the direction of the School Business and Operations Manager, the ICT Technician will implement and continuously improve systems in consultation with the management team and staff in order to meet the business needs of the school and satisfy all IT and telecoms users.
The ICT Technician will also be responsible for the development and maintenance of high quality IT networks and will contribute to the school’s strategy for the development of ICT for Learning including emerging technology (Including Cloud services), virtualisation technology and hardware.
The ICT Technician will provide technical advice, training and assistance in ICT related matters to staff and students.
The ideal candidate will have relevant experience in supporting a range of applications and infrastructure projects, ideally gained in a school environment. An understanding of strategic issues and how to translate these into appropriate action and experience of working to ITIL standards is required as well as being highly organised and able to act with integrity, compassion and empathy. Candidates with the equivalent experience gained in the commercial sector will also be considered.
The successful candidate will need to build on our existing values led culture where staff feel appreciated and enjoy their work. We offer excellent training and support along with a pension scheme, Employee Assistance Programme and other well-being benefits.
Informal visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school to arrange.
An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.
Alternatively please contact the school for any further details by telephone on 020 8878 1521.
Completed applications should be returned to the school either by email (email@example.com) or posted to the Secondary School addressed for the attention of the School Business and Operations Manager.
Closing date: 23 September 2019
Interview date: 27 September 2019
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please note that we do not accept CVs.
Paddock Primary School
St Margaret’s Crescent
Tel: 020 8788 5648
Fax: 020 8789 6533
Head of Primary School: Deborah Dockery
Tel: 020 8878 1521
Fax 020 8392 9735
Head of Secondary School: Emily Hayward
Head Teacher: Sarah Santos
Richmond and Wandsworth Councils