IT technician - Secondary school

Posted 5 February by Veritas Education Recruitment Ltd

Network/ ICT technician
RICHMOND
Immediate start
£75 - £105 a day

** Previous experience as an IT technician at a school or college is ESSENTIAL **
** Previous experience as an IT technician at a school or college is ESSENTIAL **

Veritas are working with a secondary school in Richmond that are looking for a Network/ ICT Technician to start Asap.

The technician will assist in the implementation and maintenance of the ICT systems, and their use in school and to be responsible for network software, working closely with the Network Manager. The role will also include working with lighting and sound equipment. The role will involve moving and carrying equipment so the ideal candidate will need to be in good physical health.

This role is on a supply basis for the time being but very likely be long term in the near future. The candidate will need to have a DBS and experience working within a school desirable

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY

To assist in the implementation and maintenance of the ICT systems, and their use in school and to be responsible for network software.

TASKS

  • To carry out daily checks of computer rooms monitoring PCs, printers, and projectors.
  • To install, maintain and support PCs and laptops in terms of hardware.
  • To install, update and support software of PCs and laptops both standalone and across the network.
  • Printer maintenance, troubleshooting and repair including replacing consumables (paper, ink, toner etc.) This will include a degree of lifting and moving technical equipment.
  • General user support to both staff and pupils, including the use of ICT equipment and software packages.
  • To loan ICT equipment such as digital cameras, digital video cameras, and projectors. Uploading the data as required and monitoring its whereabouts
  • To copy media such as DVDs, CDs and videos. Appropriately editing and reproducing digital video camera footage when required.
  • To maintain and support the network connectivity of PCs, laptops and printers for both wired and wireless connections.
  • Server and Network administration of print queues, print quotas, user accounts, passwords, network home directories, plus restore of user data from server backup.
  • To assist the reprographics technician as required.
  • To liaise with and support key Heads of Department in the set-up of lighting and AV equipment necessary for school performances
  • To liaise with and support teaching and non-teaching staff in relation to use of AV equipment in the hall
  • Knowledge of internet phone systems, Citirx and Cisco

If you are interested in this role please contact Gemma at Veritas Education

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION

  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

Disclaimer

'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

Required skills

  • "ICT technician" "IT support" "ICT support" "secondary" "richmond" "wandsworth" "network technician"

Reference: 34400130

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