Information Systems Manager

Waltham Cross
37410.00 - 40872.00 GBP Annual + GBP37410 - GBP40872/annum
14 Jun 2017
04 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Information Systems Manager

Location: Enfield, EN1 4RQ

Salary: GBP37,410 - GBP40,872 plus GBP1,791 London Weighting.

Capel Manor College is London's only Specialist College for land-based studies and an internationally renowned learning resource for all those interested in Horticulture, Animal Management, Saddlery, Arboriculture, Floristry, Garden Design, Countryside and the Environment.

The College are currently looking for an Information Systems Manager to manage and develop an efficient, robust, and resilient converged network and systems infrastructure to support all teaching, learning and business operations for the College.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To manage and develop a high level of security and integrity for all systems and associated data ensuring that appropriate strategies, policies and procedures are implemented to provide for effective and practical business continuity
To lead on research and development of new technologies in order to continually improve the College network, systems, security and associated services
To lead, manage and develop the IT Team in order deliver first class services to all stakeholders and customers

As the College increases its opening hours to support flexible learning, the post may involve some weekend and evening work, which will need to be rostered. There will also be a requirement to work at other centres as and when required.

Required Skills and Experience:

A degree, HND or equivalent in a computer related subject with significant technical content
Significant experience of managing, configuring and supporting a large enterprise wired and wireless network including switches and firewalls
Experience of implementing systems to meet a variety of customer requirements
Experience of implementing and managing Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery processes
Experience of providing an IT services in an educational setting.
In-depth knowledge of network and telecoms protocols, sub netting, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, Ethernet, wireless, and SIP

What's in it for you?

The college offers a unique working environment with a range of benefits including:

Access to the Teachers' Pension Scheme or LGPS (depending on job role)
Employee assistance programme
Superb staff development opportunities

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and barring list check as it is within regulated activity due to the college being defined as a 'specified place'. The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Capel Manor College aims to employ a workforce which reflects the community it serves. Therefore applications from minority groups are welcomed. Where applicants indicate they have a disability and meet the essential criteria in the person specification, they will be short-listed for interview.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please click on 'Apply' and complete an online application form.

Closing date is 3 rd July 2017