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Harrogate High School is a rapidly improving vibrant secondary academy. We offer an integrated support programme for all new staff and provide on-going professional development of the highest standard.

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Senior IT TechnicianJob Type: 37 hours per week, Full Time (all year round)
Salary: NJC Band H / I SCP points 18 - 29 (£24,313 to £32,029 FTE)



We are seeking to recruit a Senior IT Technician. NSAT is an innovative and growing multi-academy trust. Its operational model is based around a centralised executive management function and three geographical ‘hubs’ – Harrogate, Skipton and Keighley – enabling the sharing and managing of resources in support of the local hub schools. The IT Technician role is critical to the effective and efficient running of the schools in the Harrogate Hub. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, positive, well organised and possess the ability to work in close partnership with staff from across the schools and colleagues in the MAT Centre.

You will:

  • Be responsible for the day to day management of all ICT services at Harrogate High School, being the first point of contact for IT support escalation and problem management within the school;
  • Line manager to an ICT apprentice, overseeing their day to day duties and assisting in their development
  • Work within the Trust ICT team to help support all primary schools across the Harrogate Hub;
  • Take a proactive approach in dealing with IT support requests and software / equipment faults to ensure a high standard of support is always maintained;
  • Monitor all critical systems, such as anti-virus, networking equipment, server hardware systems and respond to alerts generated by these systems appropriately;
  • Work closely with the Exams and Cover Manager to implement and support all online examination client / server software for individual examination boards;
  • Be efficient, organised and capable in order to prioritise tasks

Applicants will ideally have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working as an IT Technician preferably in a similar environment.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am 24th August 2020

To be confirmed


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