Position Title: IT Technician
Location: Greenheys Adult Learning Centre, Upper Lloyd Street
Salary Range: Grade 5 £23,023 to £25,927 (Bar at £24,920) per annum
Working Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4pm
Contract Type: Full Time Permanent
Application Deadline: 25th September 2022
Job Reference: MCC460878/GD
About the service:
Manchester Adult Education Service (MAES) is part of the Growth and Neighbourhoods Directorate of Manchester City Council and works with stakeholders and partners across the education, skills and business sectors, in order to further improve educational outcomes, reduce dependency and better connect individuals and neighbourhoods to the employment opportunities being created.
Our objectives are:
? Connecting to potential - Enable individuals to build on their strengths, developing the skills and mindset they need to succeed.
? Connecting to community - Equip learners with the skills and confidence they need to engage with and contribute to their community.
? Connecting to futures - Empower learners to progress with determination and clarity about their next steps.
? Connecting to employers - Provide employers with access to a skilled and resilient workforce along with opportunities to shape MAES provision.
MAES expertise and niche is in delivering first step Adult Education which includes formal qualification courses (Adult skills) and non-qualification courses (Community learning) for adults aged 19+ (with the largest cohort aged 25-50).
About the role:
The enthusiastic postholder will play an important role in MAES IT team and use their initiative to respond to IT support requirements of staff across the MAES sites made through the IT Helpdesk, they will also set up and maintain, manage and distribute PCs, Chromebooks and other equipment on the MAES network.
The postholder will operate with a degree of autonomy, managing their workload and taking responsibility but also liaising with colleagues as