Argoed High School – IT Support Apprenticeship

JOB DESCRIPTION

Location: Bryn Rd, Mold CH7 6RY

Subject: Apprenticeship

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Fixed Term

Salary Type: Monthly

Salary: £144.30 per week

Closing date for applications: 6/6/2022

Interview dates: 16/6/2022

Start date: 05/09/2022

Vacancy Description:

The post holder is required to carry out duties of an apprentice ICT Technician; to support with the maintenance of the school’s ICT resource for safe, effective use by pupils and staff.

  • To work under the direction of the school IT Manager.
  • Resolve basic problems associated with operating systems, networks, software, hardware, printers etc around the school
  • Record support requests, outcomes and time taken in the support log
  • Maintain the school mobile devices, installing apps, organise laptop trolleys etc
  • Undergo any training linked to the development of ICT across the school

Support the Pupils by:

  • Ensuring that, as far as possible, pupils are not exposed to inappropriate materials on the internet
  • Working with staff, parents and pupils to promote safe use of ICT equipment and sites at school and at home
  • Support in the identification of software and hardware that can aid children with specific educational needs
  • Maintaining Alternative Augmentative Communication devices e.g. adding vocabulary, updating system etc in collaboration with Speech and Language Therapist

Support the Teachers by:

  • Preparing hall and classrooms for ICT activities as appropriate
  • Delivering mobile devices to classrooms in accordance with the timetable
  • Supporting teachers in planning and preparation and production of ICT based resources

Support the School by:

  • Being aware of and following all school policies and procedures, in particular policies relating to the use of ICT equipment and sites
  • Contribute to maintenance of the school web site and ensuring that information is accessible and up to date
  • Working with ICT staff to support delivery of the ICT action plan linked to required investment to ensure that ICT equipment meets the needs of the curriculum

Maintenance of resources:

  • Ensure mobile devices are put on charge and securely stored overnight
  • Ensure that ICT equipment is put away appropriately and in working order
  • Ensure the photocopiers are well stocked and in good working order
  • Ensure computers are in good working order

Desirable personal qualities:

  • An eagerness to learn
  • Reliable and good time keeping
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • A background / interest in ICT devices and uses
  • Basic knowledge of ICT systems
  • Understand the safeguarding and behaviour policy and their role within these policies
  • Smart appearance
  • Professional attitude
  • A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required
  • Ambitious and hard working
  • Desire to be a positive role model to young people

Training:

The Apprenticeship includes both on-the- job learning and off-the-job training which leads to nationally recognised qualifications

Qualifications:

Preferably A*-C in English and Math’s

Welsh written & speaking skills:

Not required

Apprenticeship to be undertaken:

Level 2 ICT

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