Head of SEND IT

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN
Reference: PE11236094
Salary: £105 - £160 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago
This key Business Support post will be responsible for leading and developing a College's I.T. Services function, ensuring that it develops, supports and keeps pace with QAC's ambitious Strategic Plan. You will oversee the IT and Resources Team and be responsible for leading on IT Security and Data Protection.

Over the last two years they have transformed the I.T. estate in the College; with new internal network infrastructure, internet breakout, Wifi, servers, back-up systems, Windows 10 upgrades, safeguarding systems, security, HR & payroll systems, server virtualisation, offices & accommodation, helpdesk systems, support processes & polices and the development and recruitment of skilled IT staff.

You must be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a relevant field, with evidence of relevant CPD. You will have excellent technical knowledge and experience across I.T. applications e.g. server and network infrastructure, data management systems and services, security, website design and applications, and customer support. A proactive and collaborative leader, you must have recent working experience of developing and delivering on I.T. Strategies and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

As a leading National College for students with disabilities, it is essential the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate an awareness and understanding of a range of disabilities and to promote the Values and ethos of the College.

This is a 52 week post, contracted to work 37 hours per week. Part time working applications will be considered.

Please contact Louis on 01902 313 822 or apply with an up to date CV and I will be in touch.

We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children and Young Adults Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools or colleges. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00