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IT Technician Vacancy

Torbay based Permanent IT Technician Vacancy

Contract: Permanent position within a growing Trust.

Base: Primarily across our Trust schools within Torbay with opportunities to work across the wider Trust schools on occasion.

Hours: 37 hours per week, term time plus 4 weeks.

Salary: FTE £20,852 to £23,484 per year depending on skills, experience and performance

Are you looking for an opportunity to progress to the next rung of the ladder in your IT career? 

Connect Academy Trust, a multi-academy Trust currently consisting of 8 schools across the Torbay and Plymouth areas, has an exciting opportunity for an IT Technician to join our shared services team as soon as possible.

The successful candidate will be required to work across our schools based within Torbay (currently 3 large primary schools) but there may be occasions when working across the wider Trust could be required (for which travel expenses would be claimable).

This key post is to support the Trust’s IT Manager in ensuring that the IT Team provides a high quality support service to all staff and pupils within the Trust. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to work with some of the latest technology and working practices.

 Key responsibilities will include:-

  • Assisting with the resolution of IT helpdesk calls
  • Assisting in the use of IT within the school environment through the maintenance of IT software, hardware and related peripherals
  • Developing high quality relationships with all users of IT facilities
  • Involvement in IT Projects across the Trust

Our Schools are great places to work with amazing children, fantastic facilities, and friendly staff.  As the Trust continues to grow, there may be exciting opportunities for future career development for the right candidate.

If you would like to have an informal chat about the role with our IT Manager, please email in the first instance and this will be arranged for you.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for this post. 

How to apply:

Please visit the ‘careers’ section of our Trust website: for further information and a downloadable application form.

Completed application forms to be emailed to: by the closing date of 9.00 a.m. on Friday, 14th October 2022.

Preston Primary School Academy
Old Paignton Road

01803 607075