IT Technician

Mercia Learning Trust are looking for an enthusiastic IT Technician to provide an outstanding and highly effective IT service for staff and students across Mercia Learning Trust. The post will primarily be based at Mercia School with support required across the Trust. Duties will include prioritising, diagnosing and resolving day to day problems relating to hardware and software, carrying out maintenance, modification and installation of IT equipment, administering user accounts, maintaining records and assisting end users. To be technically suitable for this role you must have a good general knowledge of IT systems and should specifically have knowledge of:

  • Windows desktop operating systems
  • Active Directory
  • Microsoft Office 365 and Outlook
  • Experience of installing and updating both hardware and software
  • VMware
  • Networking (TCP/IP, DNS, routers and switches, firewalls)
  • Desktop imaging solutions (SCCM, WDS, MDT)
  • Software Installation and Management
  • Experience of MIS systems

The successful candidate will:

  • Be diligent and conscientious when providing support across the curriculum and key stages
  • Be a good communicator who likes children and is willing and able to work alongside school colleagues, demonstrating initiative, creativity and problem-solving skills
  • Be able to work as part of a team and to effectively work independently
  • Be flexible, approachable and with a friendly disposition
  • Have a can-do attitude and have the ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and tackle ad-hoc projects with enthusiasm

Closing date for applications Monday 18th April 2022!

For further information on the role, and how to apply, click here to visit the Mercia Learning Trust website.