IT Lead

Permanent @Garniche Jobs UK in IT
  • Southport, Merseyside View on Map
  • Post Date : May 22, 2023
  • Apply Before : June 28, 2023
  • Salary: $3,500,039,000.00 - $39,000.00
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  • Job ID 366221

Job Description

Job Title: IT Lead

Location: Southport

Salary: £39,000 per annum

Benefits: 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays, Christmas shutdown

Our client, a prominent educational institution in Southport, is seeking a skilled and experienced IT Lead to join their dynamic team. As the IT Lead, you will play a crucial role in providing senior-level technical support and acting as an escalation point for IT-related issues.

If you have a passion for technology and education, along with a driving license, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide senior second and third-line technical support, troubleshooting complex IT issues efficiently and effectively.
Act as an escalation point for IT-related problems, ensuring timely resolution and maintaining a high level of user satisfaction.
Oversee the day-to-day management of the educational institution's IT systems, including hardware, software, and network infrastructure.
Collaborate with IT staff and academic faculty to identify technology needs and develop solutions that support educational goals.
Implement and maintain IT policies, procedures, and standards to ensure compliance and optimal system performance.
Conduct regular audits and assessments of the IT infrastructure to identify areas for improvement and implement necessary upgrades or enhancements.
Lead and support IT projects, coordinating with stakeholders and managing resources to deliver successful outcomes.Requirements:

Proven experience in a senior IT support role, preferably within the educational sector.
Strong technical knowledge across a wide range of IT systems, including hardware, software, and networking.
Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to handle complex issues efficiently.
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with individuals at all levels.
A valid driving license to facilitate travel
A proactive and customer-focused approach, with a commitment to delivering high-quality IT services.
Experience in project management and the ability to lead and motivate a team.
Familiarity with IT policies, procedures, and best practices, ensuring compliance and data security.If you are passionate about technology and education, and possess the skills and experience required to excel in this role, we invite you to apply. Join our client's dedicated team and contribute to the advancement of education through the power of IT.

To apply, please submit your CV. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Note: The chosen candidate will be subject to a background check in accordance with the educational institution's policies and procedures