Information Communications Technology Technician Apprentice

Edit Concepts Ltd
£140.00 per week
22 Mar 2017
18 Jul 2017
Role Type
Start Date
An excellent opportunity to embark on an Apprenticeship working as an ICT Technician within an established Secondary School in the Westbury (Wiltshire) area. You will ideally have previous experience within the IT world, (transport will be a distinct advantage) working as a member of the technical team to support staff.

Servicing of teaching/ work area

  • Checking and cleaning equipment, undertaking minor repairs and replacement of parts and necessary
  • Liaise with the ICT Service Manager on the repair of equipment
  • Assist in the management of stock control, ICT equipment, consumables and software to ensure new stock is security etched and associated administrative tasks are kept up to date (ie ordering, delivering, maintaining records, providing reports)
  • Undertake such other technical duties within the school as may be required
  • Liaise with other technical staff and with teaching staff as appropriate
  • Support staff and students in the use of our sound and lightening box in the theatre

Requirements and prospects Desired skills
  • Liaise and communicate effectively by telephone and in person with staff and pupils with varying experiences of IT
  • Maintain appropriate working relationships with staff including confidentiality and flexibility
  • To utilise various software programmes (e.g. word processing, databases, spreadsheets, desk top publishing) and hardware equipment
  • To organise and prioritise workloads
  • To pass on knowledge and skills to others in a way that will help them become increasingly independent of the use of it
  • To keep abreast of new IT applications
  • To be willing to be to be involved in professional development
  • Follow set procedures and work to guidelines as requested
  • Undertake problem solving of hardware and software applications
  • Undertake inspection and minor repairs and (where applicable) servicing equipment
  • To work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Maintain a flexible and calm disposition in a demanding environment
  • To carry out tasks with accuracy and speed
  • To lift and carry equipment
  • To be able to keep clear, accurate inventory records
  • Practical technology experience in a commercial/ industrial educational environment
  • Experience of configuring systems and both hardware and software

Personal qualities
  • Driving licence would be an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Calm under pressure

Qualifications required

Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE's C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Future prospects Permanent opportunity for the right candidate

Things to consider Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.40 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. It is highly important that you do not contact the Employers directly - any attempt of this may invalidate candidate's application. Should you have any queries regarding your Application or the job itself, please contact your 3aaa Training Academy.