IT Infrastructure Engineer

The Howard Academy Trust

Due to further growth at The Howard Academy Trust, we are seeking to appoint an IT infrastructure engineer to join our central team. The IT infrastructure engineer will work with the Head of IT with a focus on managing and maintaining the Trusts IT infrastructure. You will need to ensure that secure, efficient and reliable operations within our schools are maintained to the agreed standard. As part of our continued investment into providing the best possible IT provision to our schools, we are seeking to appoint an Infrastructure engineer to strengthen the team.

This is a permanent role (22.2 hours per week/0.6 FTE) paid on NJC scale B1 points 20-25 (FTE £30,296 – £33,945 = £18,177- £20,367 actual salary per annum).

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Infrastructure engineer in a comparable setting to utilise their experience and expertise to ensure that all aspects of the Trust IT infrastructure are meeting the needs of our schools.  As we continue to evolve, we are seeking a talented Infrastructure Engineer to join our team and contribute to our mission of safeguarding digital assets and protecting our Trust’s data.  You will need a full clean driving licence as travel between sites is essential.

The Howard Academy Trust is a successful Trust with all school’s being rated Good by Ofsted.  We are seeking to recruit positive, enthusiastic and inspirational staff with a commitment to our pupils’ welfare and achievement. The right candidate needs to be passionate for achieving the best for all – if this sounds like you, we would love to invite you to meet our THAT community.

We welcome you to have a conversation with our Head of IT if you are interested. Please contact us at – or calling 01634 265770.

Why Join Us:

As well as working for a Trust that improves peoples lives every day you will enjoy

Competitive Salary package
LGPS pension (with employer contributions of 22.5%)
Heavily subsidised private healthcare
Employee Assistance Programme
Access to CPD and a commitment to your learning and growth
Discounted gym membership
Free flu jabs
A welcoming work environment and teamwork
We reserve the right to alter our interview dates and close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.

The Howard Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

The Howard Academy Trust is committed to equality, inclusion and diversity and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates. We are committed to providing a mutually supportive working environment where every individual is respected, valued and included.

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