We are looking to appoint a highly technical, efficient, enthusiastic and well organised person with a passion for problem solving to join us as a Senior IT Technician. This is a varied role working across the College with no two days being the same and provides many exciting opportunities for the successful candidate.

The postholder will organise the work load with the IT Technician team to ensure an efficient and effective service to end users, while meeting agreed College service standards including delivery and support to student and staff to meet service level agreements.

The successful candidate will need to hold a graduate qualification in IT/Computer Science and/or professional qualifications such as MCSE, CCNA and CompTIA+.

You will also have experience of Management of Microsoft Networks and Active Directory as well as experience of management of switches, VLANs, wireless APs, web/email filtering and firewalls.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references. The College is committed to equality of opportunity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from members of ethnic minority groups.

The candidates existing excellent skills will be maintained by the college’s continuous professional development programme.

Competitive salary and excellent benefits including:
  • Recently Ofsted graded Good, now on our journey to Outstanding
  • 30 days holiday (FTE), bank holidays and Christmas shutdown
  • Excellent onsite facilities including Coffee Shop, gym, hair and beauty salon, and an onsite nursery
  • Free secure campus parking and excellent transport links


Organisation: Macclesfield College

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire

Salary: £27,891 per annum

Posted date: 16/04/2021

Closing Date: TBC