Peripatetic IT Technician -IBS Schools

18000.00 GBP Annual
10 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Peripatetic IT Technician - IBS Schools Team

Location : Worcester / Hereford

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic individual with experience in IT support within the school environment, to provide technical support to our growing customer portfolio. The role is for a peripatetic technician, travelling to several schools each day within Worcestershire and Hereford areas.

About IBS Schools

IBS Schools is a division of Capita Children's Services that has been the trusted ICT support provider for over 200 schools in and around Worcestershire for over 20 years. The IBS Schools team has a welcoming and supportive environment that will provide you with opportunities to develop your own technical skills and your ability to deliver high quality technical support within an education environment. You will be part of the 'Peritech' team within the larger IBS Schools team, providing scheduled technical support to a specific set of schools. Peritechs form a close-knit team with a broad range of expertise, constantly sharing knowledge and helping each other. As part of your induction, you will receive essential technical training to complement your existing skills; you will also shadow your colleagues in schools to help you develop best-practice routines. The team is always developing new ways of improving schools' use of ICT; your ideas and contributions will enable the team to continue to deliver a top-quality service.

As an IBS Schools Peritech you will:

  • Provide scheduled technical support and maintenance to your own set of schools.

  • Lead and assist on larger installations in schools in line with documented project plans.

  • Provide reactive IT support as required, including telephone support, remote support, and site visits.

  • Work closely with other departments of the IBS Schools Team including Broadband, procurement, websites etc.

Your experience will include:

  • Providing support to IT users on current operating systems and applications including installation, upgrades, troubleshooting, and training on a variety of hardware.

  • Working with servers to provide resources to users, including file storage, email, security, backups etc.

  • Setting up and maintaining networks, both software and hardware.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

What to do next:

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