IT Technical Support (Level 1)

  • SchoolFront Lawn Primary Academy
  • Salary£20,000-28,000 FTE
  • Start DateAs soon as available
  • Closing DateThursday 26th November 2020
  • InterviewsTBC

Job Summary

Job Title: TKAT IT Technical Support (Level 1)

Location: Front Lawn Primary Academy based

Salary / salary range:  £20,000-28,000 FTE

Status: Fixed Term contract until 31st August 2021, with review at end of contract

Closing date: Open ended until appointment is made

Interview date: As required

Start date: As soon as available


TKAT (The Kemnal Academies Trust) is one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South of England with over 45 Primary, Secondary and SEN Academies in the TKAT Family.

Our ultimate aim is to ensure we drive educational standards through the provision of outstanding teaching, leadership and learning for all.

We are looking to recruit for an exciting new position as IT Technical Support at TKAT.

The successful candidate will have a key role in supporting strategic change across school’s in the Coast region.  For 3 days per week you will be based at Front Lawn Primary Academy. You may be required to travel to other schools in the coastal region between Selsey, Chichester and Havant region so a clean driving licence and own car will be essential to this role.

Working in line with our core values and vision, We are looking for a Level 1 IT Technical support who will be jointly responsible for maintaining and administering the schools computer networks. Your primary duties will include maintenance of computer networks, hardware, software, and other related systems, performing disaster recovery operations, protecting data, software, and hardware from attacks, and replacing faulty network hardware components when necessary. You will also be working closely with the users of our network in order to identify potential issues and fix existing problems.

To be a successful candidate, will gain a strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware. You will also develop the skills to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network devices including WAPs, firewalls, routers, switches, and controllers. A knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols is highly desired.

If you would like to apply, please complete in full the TKAT application form and return it to  The application process is open ended until we find the right candidate.  Therefore each application will be reviewed as it is received and a member of our team will be in contact with you. Interviews will be on a date to be confirmed

Equal Opportunities:
TKAT is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic for example race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.

TKAT is committed to the protection and safety of its students and the successful candidate will be subject to DBS, Bared List and two reference checks as part of the Schools Safeguarding Procedures. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post in accordance with the Immigration Act 2016.

How To Apply

To apply for this role please download and complete the attached Application Form then send to:

Broadmere Avenue, Leigh Park, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 5HXT: 02392 475 904F: 02392 499 256
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