IT Administrator for a group of London Independent Schools
Thomas’s London Day Schools are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated IT professional to join our growing IT support team. This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with excellent interpersonal skills and IT helpdesk experience.
The IT Administrator will be a key member in the team responsible for maintaining the IT systems across eight sites, along with three IT Support Specialists, the Network Manager and the Senior IT Manager.
This is an interesting and varied position requiring a candidate who has very good time management and organisational skills. In addition to being able to work well under pressure, the successful candidate must also possess the necessary IT skills to provide excellent first line support to teaching and administrative staff.
Technical Skills and Knowledge:
• Windows 2000, XP and Windows 7
• MS Exchange, Active Directory and other mail protocols such as IMAP
• Microsoft Office 2003 onwards and other common desktop applications
• Remote control tools (e.g. Dameware, RDP)
• Basic networking skills including TCP/IP and the ability to configure network printers
• Awareness of all mainstream mobile technologies (RIM, Android, Apple etc.) specifically when related to the school’s email systems
• 1st and 2nd Line support experience
• Experience supporting and maintaining an asset database
Thomas's London Day Schools is a group of leading preparatory schools in London. The schools are self-supporting, independent day schools for girls and boys, offering education to 1,950 pupils between the ages of two and a half and thirteen within central London.
We are looking to develop and extend our reliance on IT in order to exceed the expectations of pupils, staff and parents and ultimately excel in the embedding of ICT throughout the schools. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wishes to play a key role in the future of IT at Thomas's London Day Schools.
For further details and to receive an application pack, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For an informal conversation please contact:
Taryn Hauritz, Director of Learning Technologies on 07875 648157 or email@example.com.
Applications close on Monday 10th December and interviews will take place on Thursday 13 December 2012 in London.
Competitive salary and conditions offered.
Thomas’s London Day Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.