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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    16 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    30 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • IT support

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored



Working pattern

Full time: 36 hours a week - all year round contract

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

Highgate Wood School is seeking to appoint a resourceful IT Technician to provide a sound technical support to all students and staff in a professional manner in our busy school environment. You will be under the direction of the Network Manager and be responsible for resolving IT calls raised as well as managing and maintaining the schools network infrastructure, workstations and peripherals, printers, AV equipment and online resources.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A good level of ICT competency, excellent communications skills, organised, and the ability to work flexibly
  • Compassion, energy, dedication, and enthusiasm to make a difference to the school
  • Knowledge of providing a dedicated technical service
  • Have a good understanding of compliance and IT security
  • Be able to manage access and group policies for systems such as Active Directory, Share Point, Office 365, Adobe CC, Citrix, Cashless catering Systems, VMWare, Google Workspace, Paxton Access Control and Papercut.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A friendly work environment and a supportive team
  • Local Government Pension, Cycle Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, Tech Scheme, EAP and wellbeing programs
  • Continuous PLD opportunities
  • Happy and confident students who enjoy being at school
  • A committed Governing Body and an experienced and committed leadership team and supportive staff.

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school by prior arrangement. Please contact Mr Oyem, Network Manager, at uoy@hws.haringey.sch.uk for further information or a visit.

Commitment to safeguarding

Highgate Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations. The successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.
In line with safer recruitment practices, we will conduct an online search for all shortlisted candidates. This is part of our safeguarding checks and seeks publicly available information on candidates’ suitability to work with children.

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About Highgate Wood Secondary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1578 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Highgate Wood School is a mixed comprehensive school providing secondary education. We want everyone to feel welcome, safe and secure in the school and believe that each of us has a valuable contribution to make to our community and its continued success. We firmly believe that Everyone Matters. Our core values are embodied in the 4Cs - Courtesy, Consideration, Cooperation, and Contribution, the principles of Respect and Honesty and the commitment to encouraging Perseverance and Hard Work within a Growth Mind-set.

It is through these values that we bring to life our mission statement: "Making a positive difference to students' achievements and experiences, maintaining the highest expectations and inspiring self-belief”.

Ethos and values

Our established values of Courtesy, Consideration, Contribution and Cooperation (the 4Cs), together with our Growth Mind-set focus on perseverance and hard work and our emphasis on honesty and respect underpin the school’s behaviour ethos.

Our school motto is Everyone Matters and this ensures that we take an approach that values every student as an individual, with a wide range of curricular and extra-curricular opportunities enabling talent and creativity to be identified and nurtured.

Arranging a visit to Highgate Wood Secondary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@hws.haringey.sch.uk.

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