Grade E Point 18 £18,870 per annum pro rata, £9.78 per hour (actual salary at starting point £17,246 per annum)


Full Time

Job Term




Job Description

The Trust is looking to appoint an enthusiastic IT Technician to work within our existing IT Team, pro-actively supporting, maintaining and monitoring all aspects of the Trust’s network infrastructure and cloud technologies across our Academies.

Are you:
– Enthusiastic, and passionate about IT?
– A fast learner?
– Eager to succeed?
– Good with people and an excellent communicator?

Do you:
– Have good working knowledge of networking, hardware and software?
– Have at least 12 months experience in an IT role?
– Want to work in a busy, but friendly and supportive environment?

The successful candidate will be responsible for logging and responding to support tickets in a friendly and professional manner, setting up new hardware, performing maintenance and repairs, assisting with network development work, monitoring backup systems, maintaining stocks of IT consumables and assisting in the administration of the Academy’s asset management software.

We currently have a mixture of managed and vanilla Windows networks, with a wide variety of devices in use across our Academies; including Windows-based laptops and PCs, iPads, Chromebooks, Android Tablets and interactive panels. We use G Suite for Education across the Trust, and so the successful candidate will be involved in the promotion of Google Apps within each Academy, and also to assist with its administration and development.

Are you interested in joining our dedicated, professional and friendly staff team?

You may be required to work across Bay Education Trust so a willingness to have a flexible approach would be an advantage.

Bay Education Trust is a small Academy Trust comprising of three schools on five sites, all situated within Paignton. The three schools are: Curledge Street Academy (primary school), Kings Ash Academy (primary school) and Paignton Academy (secondary school).

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
A DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required for this post.

For further details and an application form, please visit or, alternatively, contact the Personnel Officer at Bay Education Trust on 01803 393809.
Your completed application form should be returned to the Personnel Department (relevant address can be found on the website).
Please apply by 9am on the closing date.
Interview Date: w/c 13 December 2021

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  • Occupational Group
  • Salary Details
    Grade E Point 18 £18,870 per annum pro rata, £9.78 per hour (actual salary at starting point £17,246 per annum)
  • Job Term
  • Appointment Type
    Full Time
  • Hours
    35 hours per week, 44 weeks per annum
  • Closing Date
  • DBS Check Required