IT Technician

Job title: IT Technician
Salary: £20,000 – £25,000 depending on experience
Location: Birmingham, Solihull and North Warwickshire
Start date: TBC
Closing date: 12 noon Friday 5th March 2021

Unique opportunity for an IT Technician in a new-build Secondary School

The IT technician will provide 1st and 2nd line support for IT and telecommunications across the multi-academy trust. This is a central position based at the new Christ Church C of E Secondary Academy; however, travel to any of the schools in the trust will be required.

Reporting to the Head of IT, the IT technician will be based at the new-build Christ Church C of E Secondary Academy which is due to open in September 2021. This is a wonderful opportunity to join a growing central IT team and be part of the installation process for new IT equipment into a new secondary school. The IT technician will also be involved in wider projects at other schools across the trust. The position is full time, 52 weeks per year with 28 days holiday and access to the local government pension scheme.

Birmingham Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust (BDMAT) was established in 2017 by Birmingham Diocesan Board of Education, which has a strong track record of providing excellent educational provision and achieving rapid school improvement across all phases. The trust currently has 17 schools, all primary, spread across three local authority areas: Birmingham City (9 schools), Warwickshire (6 schools) and Solihull (2 schools). In addition, we are building our first secondary school, Christ Church C of E Secondary Academy which is due to open in Yardley Wood in September 2021.

The vision of the Trust is to ensure pupils have ‘life in all its fullness’; providing an education that will offer a wide range of opportunities and experiences within a Christian framework.

Interviews are scheduled for W/C 8th March 2021, venue to be confirmed.

For informal enquiries, please contact Debbie Sharman, HR Officer who can be contacted at to arrange to speak to the Head of IT.

Further details of the trust and post can be found at Application forms for the post can also be found on the website; alternatively, prospective applicants can request a form from Debbie Sharman. Application forms should be returned electronically to Debbie Sharman. All completed applications must be received by 12 noon on Friday 5rd March 2021.

Birmingham Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust (BDMAT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. BDMAT is a Disability Confident employer.

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