East Midlands Education Trust

Senior ICT Technician

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Highfields School


Scale 5: £23,023 - £24,920

Hours per Week

37 hours, all year round



Closing Date



Highfields School is looking to appoint a Senior ICT Technician to start as soon as possible. The Senior ICT technician will work in cooperation with the ICT Systems & Network Manager, to help maintain and support the school’s network, peripherals and software.

With IT technology becoming increasingly important in the role of Teaching and Learning, Highfields school is always looking to upgrade and improve its network, so that we can support the needs of the staff and students. In our department, we are always welcoming new ideas and promoting innovation in all areas of the network infrastructure.  So…  could this be the right job for you?

Some of your duties will include assisting in ICT Projects and providing excellent ICT support to staff and pupils at the school. You will be logging & resolving tickets, speaking to different suppliers, maintaining and updating equipment registers and helping to update network documentation.

A job description with further information about the role can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The School looks to employ well-qualified staff who are willing to contribute to the full life of the school and who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date: Midday on Wednesday 18th May 2022

Highfields is a vibrant, popular school spread across two sites 1.8 miles apart with approximately 1300 students, including 200 in our sixth form.  We are situated in Matlock, on the south eastern edge of the beautiful Peak District and within easy reach of Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham. Our students are friendly and highly motivated. We were judged as a good school by Ofsted in May 2017 and are committed to continuous improvement in all aspects of our work.