IT Technician Apprentice Leger Education Trust

Leger Education Trust is seeking to recruit an Apprentice IT Technician who will have an integral role in assisting with the development and implementation of the Trust’s IT strategy, and for driving forward best practice and compliance.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,313.60

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday, 8.00am - 4.00pm. Friday, 8.00am - 3.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    24 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000253266

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To provide hardware and software support for PCs and laptops and other IT devices.
  • To maintain all peripherals within Leger Education Trust.
  • To assist in the ordering and maintenance of stocks of consumables and spares.
  • To install, configure and maintain new and existing software on to computers.
  • To perform complete installations on new PCs and Laptops.
  • To assist in ensuring that adequate backs of IT systems are maintained.
  • To assist in maintaining the security of the Trust’s IT systems.
  • Carry out record keeping and other routine clerical duties
  • To administer individual email and active directory accounts within the Trust.
  • To provide support for the users of the Schools Management Information System (SIMs).
  • To install, maintain and facilitate the use of projectors, audio systems and interactive whiteboards.
  • To support both staff and students in their use of computer systems in a timely manner.
  • To monitor the IT helpdesk and support the delivery of solutions in line with agreed Leger Education Trust IT service level agreement.
  • Answer users’ enquiries and, if necessary, refer them to an appropriate authority.
  • Any other duties as commensurate within the grade in order to ensure the smooth running of the Trust.
  • Observe safe practices at all times and comply with all school ICT policies.

The training you will be getting

On completion, the Apprentice will be awarded the Level 3 IT Solutions
Technician Apprenticeship. The Apprentice will be awarded with the
accredited modules covering:

  • Methodologies and Principles
  • Core Technical IT Software OR Hardware (Option)
  • Security and Legislation

The training will be completed "on the job" at Campsmount Academy, DN6 9AS. You will be working with the Trust Team.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • The Apprentice would have an IT Solutions (Hardware) qualification and could progress to an IT Technician.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Customer care skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent GCSE English & Maths (Grade 4 Minimum) Essential

About the employer

Leger Education Trust was formed in November 2018 from the development of Campsmount Academy Trust into a sponsor Multi Academy Trust. The founding schools include Vega College, Campsmount Academy, four primary schools; Spa Academy Askern, Castle Hills Primary Academy, Littlemoor Infant Academy and Askern Moss Road Infant Academy. All are based in Doncaster, South Yorkshire. The vision of the Trust is “Truly great students in truly great schools” and everything we do relates to this. Our aims relate to providing a high quality education for all where the quality of teaching and learning supports the achievements and wider development of all our students. Our values are centred on four key themes: Pride Ambition Integrity Responsibility The development and growth of our Trust is based on collaborative working and setting high expectations of ourselves and others. This relates to creating a positive school culture, where students achieve excellent outcomes whilst becoming well-rounded individuals, through a distinct character development programme.

Employer

Leger Education Trust

Address

Ryecroft Road

Norton

Doncaster

DN6 9AS

Contact

Rachael Wilcock

rwilcock@legereducationtrust.com

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Training

Training provider

JBC SKILLS TRAINING LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

IT solutions technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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