An exciting opportunity has arisen at ASSET Education for the position of an IT Technician working for the central Trust IT team based in our Waveney Hub. We are looking for people with a real passion for IT to join our collaborative team. In the role of IT Technician you will be supporting the infrastructure within schools and the learning of our children throughout the computing curriculum. There will be the opportunity to network with other technicians across the trust and to be trained on a variety of systems we use across the trust including network infrastructure, web design, audio visual and a range of other services.
The person that we are looking for needs to:
Assist with delivering an efficient IT Service to our Trust schools with high levels of satisfaction
Deploy software and hardware solutions
Maintain and advise on availability of IT equipment, preparing and setting up as required
Liaise with and providing advice and support to teaching staff in the preparation and delivery of lessons
Provide advice and practical support to pupils and ensure compliance with safe working practices
Assist with audio-visual setups for assemblies and calendared after-school events
Identify useful Apps/software to support learning or improve working processes
Be able to take responsibility for an area of IT specialism, providing training and guidance to the team with the support of the IT Service Lead
Have a working knowledge of Google Workspace or be willing to learn this.
These are essential requirements:
3+ years of experience in IT support
Experience in a variety of systems and technologies
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Excellent customer service skills
Driving Licence essential
This post will be reporting directly to the IT Manager and will involve working in Halesworth area and
different locations across Suffolk.
ASSET Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.
The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the job description and will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and children's barred list check, health check, online search and satisfactory references.
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