IT Support Engineer 

Scale 5. Actual salary range: £23,208–£25,624 pa. Full time, 37 hours per week.
Preferred start time no later than 8am, Monday–Friday, all year round. Required ASAP.
Closing date: 9am, Monday 2nd December 2019

We are looking for a team player to join our IT team at Furze Platt Senior School and work with the IT Strategy Manager to support the delivery of the school’s strategic IT plan. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Provision of efficient and timely responses to incidents and requests for support, prioritising requests and managing workflow accordingly. 
  • Detection, diagnosis and resolution of computer network and peripheral device faults obtaining additional support where required. 
  • Setting up equipment such as computers, data projectors, sound systems and other specialist IT equipment ensuring they are ready for use. 
  • Working with staff, vendors and service providers to ensure a productive IT environment within the school. 
  • Actively contributing to the IT related security of the school to minimise and mitigate potential hazards and risks. 

We are looking for someone with strong technical ability as well as analytical and problem solving skills to solve IT hardware and software problems. You must have a competent knowledge and understanding of IT networks including in depth knowledge of Windows. The ability to communicate verbally and in writing is also important as well as strong organisational and time-management skills. 

For further information about this role and in order to complete an application form please refer to our school website Application forms should be returned to Only applications submitted on the school application form will be considered. 

Closing date: 9am, Monday 2nd December 2019.
Interviews: w/c 2nd December. 

Furze Platt Senior School
Furze Platt Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 7NQ
Tel: 01628 625308 

Furze Platt Senior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. Posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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