The Ripley Academy

ICT Technician (Second in Department)

The Ripley Academy is an 11-18 school located in Derbyshire close to Nottingham, Derby and Sheffield and within easy reach of the Peak District. We are a member of the East Midlands Education Trust and work in close partnership with the other academies within the Trust including The West Bridgford School and John Flamsteed Community School.

Full Time 37 hours - 52 Weeks

NJC Scale 4 Points 9-12 £20,344 - £21,589

Start date: October/November 2019

We are looking for a motivated individual with great communication skills to join our ICT Services department as the Second in Department. Our network currently spans two secondary Schools and two primary Schools; this post is across all of the sites, but based out of The Ripley Academy. As part of the team you will be providing first and second line support, helping to look after our websites, leading the way and managing our upcoming Virtual Learning Environment. As a second in department, you will step in when the Head of ICT Services is unavailable to assist with management tasks and support the running of the department and its systems.

Our school is a happy, thriving school where the Headteacher is completely committed to raising teaching standards and outcomes for the students of this Academy. We welcome applications from all who feel they have the ability, enthusiasm and commitment to enhance the lives of students at our Academy.

For details of our recent Ofsted visit please see:

Closing date for applications is Noon on Monday 7th October 2019 with interviews to be held shortly after this date.

Completed application forms and letters of application, (one side of A4), should be returned to

Please note that we are unable to accept CVs for this post.

We do not accept applications through Recruitment Agencies.

Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment

The Ripley Academy is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check.

We welcome applications from all who feel they have the qualities to contribute to this Academy regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.