- Understanding of and commitment to the ethos and
values of the school
respect for young people, as well as adults, that is demonstrable through
positive attitudes and behaviour
skills e.g. diplomacy, confidentiality, sensitivity to the needs of others,
levels of organisation and efficiency
skills e.g. willingness to work with others, provide support and learn from
to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
commitment to undertake relevant training and CPD
- A record of excellent attendance and
ability to seek out opportunities that are of benefit to the school and
compatible with the school’s ethos
ability to be an effective team leader who has the confidence of colleagues on
a professional and a personal level
ability to retain the highest levels of confidentiality when dealing with
willingness and ability to manage change
- To work
flexibly, undertaking tasks as directed, commensurate with the grade of the
of managing/supporting a complex ICT network – preferably within a school
level technical ability in all aspects of networking and ICT
- Experience of the following are necessary:
Server 2012 R2
HP Switches and Wireless Controller
Veeam Backup and Recovery
working knowledge of policies, procedures and best practice
industry recognised qualification in networking or systems management
Davenant is a Christian Ecumenical
school that was founded in 1680. It achieves outstanding examination results,
has a strong focus on extra-curricular provision and seeks to nurture “mind,
body and spirit”. We are a supportive
school with a staff welfare programme that reflects our care.
Davenant is recognised as a “good
school, with an outstanding Sixth Form” by Ofsted. Academic standards are high (88% Grades 9-4 –
one of the highest achieving schools in Essex). Many of our students move on to
take degrees at university (including Cambridge and Oxford).
We are situated close to the M25 and
can easily be reached either from London or from the Essex/Herts countryside.
for January 2023
10 (41,429 - £44,467)
37 hours per
week (Flexible or P/T)
52 weeks per
year (with 25 days annual leave)
This is an excellent opportunity to
work in a very successful school and be part of the Senior Support Staff team. As
Network Manager, you will need to maintain a complex school network as well as
demonstrate the knowledge and vision to help the school develop within this area. This job is suitable for someone who has
worked in IT in industry, in schools or other public sector IT departments.
Flexible and or part time hours are available. Whether you are earlier in your career
or looking for a late career change, feel free to contact us for more
information or visit the school.
Further details of the post and the
school along with application forms are available from the school website: www.davenantschool.co.uk or Headteacher’s
P.A. Marylyn Greengrass. Letters of
application, along with an application form, should be submitted to
Marylyn.email@example.com by the closing date Friday, 2 December.
We are committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children and young people. Those appointed will have DBS checks and be
expected to share this commitment.
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