IT Support Technician
Are you looking to utilise your IT skills within the education sector?
Do you have a passion for IT and the ambition to drive forward your IT career, but don't have the necessary experience?
This is an ideal role for someone looking for their first step into IT Support - if you have strong customer service skills and a drive to learn new systems and build your IT career - then this is the perfect opportunity to do so!
Our client is looking to recruit an IT Support Technician to cover the Central London area - on site at schools and also the company Head Office.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a very successful, organisation that can offer an exciting working environment and fantastic career progression due to their size and projects currently available. They have one of the best benefits packages in the market which includes; continuous professional development using industry recognised qualifications such as Microsoft Certified Professional, ITIL, COMPTIA etc., 25 rising to 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), a local government pension scheme and the opportunity to work with continually new and emerging technologies.
Salary: £24,279 plus outstanding benefits
Location: Areas to include SE1, E16 & SW15
Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Interested? Here's more ...
The IT Support / IT Cluster Technician Role:
You will be part of a growing IT Team supporting a number of schools / academies in the London area. This is a great chance to be part of the IT team in one of the largest, dynamic, multi-academy trusts in the UK. Having grown from 1 to 54 academies in the last 12 years, our client is excited at the new developments they have ahead; this is a great chance for you to come in and lead, inspire and create new chances for the people in the communities that our client works in.
Are you the right candidate for the role?
Working as part of an internal IT Support team, you will have strong communication skills to be able to confidently solve day to day IT issues with staff and students.
You will need to have a keen approach to customer service and the ability to identify incidents whilst setting key priorities. You will ensure the smooth running of ICT systems over several sites to facilitate Teaching, Learning, Administration and Leadership through effective network and hardware configuration and maintenance.
Ideally you will have knowledge of Windows 10 and basic Windows Server 2008 /12 administration, although full training will be offered.
* Will ideally have IT qualifications or working towards Microsoft Certifications such as - MCP, MCDST, MCSA etc.
* Knowledge of Windows Server 2008 / 2012 administration, Windows 7 and 10, Active Directory, Exchange etc.
* Team player prepared to work to achieve results.
* Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
* Willingness to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced CRB checks
Sound good? Submit your CV today!
Skills: IT Support, 1st Line, IT Cluster Engineer. Education. Support Engineer. Project. Migrations. Apple Mac. Microsoft. MCP. MCDST. MCSA. CCNA. Windows 7, 10. Server 2008 / 2012. ITIL Foundation. Mobile. Field. Travel.
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