Mobile ICT Technician

LiFE Multi Academy Trust
Leicester, Leicestershire
Contract Type
Full Time
£23,898 - £24,300
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
8th April 2024 09:00 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1410375

Mobile ICT Technician

LCC Grade 6 (£23,898-£24,300)

Full-time (37 hours per week) and permanent

Base: A Trust school in the Leicester area (TBC), with regular work at other Trust schools

Start date: As soon as possible

Reporting to: MAT Network Manager

This role will be school-based, working with staff and students at the busy LiFE Multi-Academy Trust schools to deliver an outstanding IT Support experience. Joining the LiFE-Multi-Academy Trust IT Team, the postholder will work as part of a wider IT Team supporting the LiFE MAT schools. The Trust values its support staff and provides continual development opportunities – essential, particularly in the ever-developing world of IT. Teachers and support staff across the Trust are all part of one team, working together for the benefit of the students and their learning.

As part of a typical day, the postholder will be resolving technical queries from staff and students, fixing hardware issues, working closely with colleagues and working with a large variety of technology. The IT Teams support everything IT from Desktop PCs, laptops, Chromebooks, iPads, network switches, Wi-Fi networks, server hardware & software and firewalls.

We are very proud of the way that computers and technology are used widely and innovatively across the Trust, and we are looking for someone to further contribute to the work of our excellent Trust IT Team. It’s an exciting time to join the IT Team as we develop our established 1:1 device strategy, align technologies across the Trust and continue the move to the cloud.

The postholder would be expected to:

• Work with the Senior IT Team in ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the computer networks and related IT equipment in the Trust and schools, so that our technology is used to its full potential

• Assist in the delivery of an excellent technical support service whilst delivery first-class customer service to staff and students, escalating problems where necessary to the Senior IT Team

• Provide input into the Trust and schools’ IT strategies and continual improvement of IT Services

If you were to join our staff we would expect you to be someone who:

• Is a lifelong learner, constantly reflecting on your own skills and effectiveness

• Works collaboratively

• Has a commitment to the success and development of the Trust and school

• Wishes to work in an environment with young people

In return we would offer you:

• A lively, stimulating environment in which to work

• A working environment based upon mutual respect and friendliness

• Membership of the wider LiFE Multi-Academy Trust IT Team

• Support for your professional development

There is further information about the Trust and schools on our website:

Please contact Mr Pete Johnson (MAT Network Manager) if you require any further information. You are very welcome to visit before applying if you would like to.

After reading the enclosed information I hope that you will consider applying for the post. Please send your completed application form with letter of application to Trust by 9am, Monday 8th April. If we receive a high volume of applications we may bring the closing date forwards – please do not delay if you would like to apply for this role. Interviews will take place from week commencing 8th April at The Winstanley School.

LiFE Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment will be subject to a DBS check and an online search.


Safeguarding Statement:

LiFE Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment will be subject to a DBS check and an online search.

We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

LiFE Multi Academy Trust

LiFE Multi Academy Trust