Hub IT Manager – Staffordshire and Merseyside

  • Contract type - Permanent
  • Salary range - SCP 31 - 35 (£35,336 - 39,571)
  • Location - Co-op Academy Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
  • Closing date - June 6, 2022
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The job allows for home based working but there will be a requirement to travel to a range of locations across the region.

You’ll lead the management of the Trust’s IT infrastructure and support service for allocated academies within a geographical Hub area.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • the operational IT activity taking place;
  • establishing best practice, procedures and processes within the Trust Hubs;
  • acting as the point of escalation for Academy IT issues;
  • providing second line support for Technical Issues:
  • managing contracts and service level agreements for outsourced IT support and services
  • providing clear and consistent guidance, professional support and advice to the Head of IT and Education Directors.

You’ll work collaboratively with the wider Hub Team to help drive improvement, and as part of the wider IT team to support IT activity across the Trust.

You’ll be:

  • a strong team-player with great organisation skills;
  • someone who can build strong working relationships with others;
  • flexible and self-motivated.

This is a new role due to the growth of the Trust. The Trust operates a Google based productivity suite and learning platform so a strong background in cloud technologies and the ability to work with Google Workspace is needed.

Benefits

  • 30 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Local government pension scheme
  • Co-op staff discount

Other benefits include discounted gym membership & leisure activities, healthcare cashback & cycle to work schemes, Co-op Credit Union, season ticket & rental deposit loans

Co-op Academies Trust as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Contact

To find out more contact jim.fessey@coopacademies.co.uk.

To apply, send both parts of the application form to centralrecruitment@coopacademies.co.uk

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