IT Technician

Closing Date: 24 November 2023
Telephone: 01932 869982
Salary: £23,000-£26,000 per annum
Employment Term: Full Time

Parkside School are seeking to appoint a skilled and enthusiastic IT Technician to work across both our school and our neighbouring school, the renowned Yehudi Menuhin School. This is an exciting newly created opportunity, and will initially be offered on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract basis. Whilst we are ideally looking for year-round support, term time hours may be considered for the right candidate.

The hours for the role are as follows:

  • Monday to Friday 8.30am until 12.00pm at YMS
  • Monday to Friday 12.30pm until 5.00pm at Parkside

(The times are likely to vary dependent upon the needs of both schools)

Parkside School is a leading boys’ independent Preparatory School and co-ed Nursery, with a strong, nurturing and family ethos, and benefits from state-of-the art facilities; set in beautiful grounds of 45 acres and only 40 minutes to London, it is an inspirational day school for boys aged 2-13 year and girls aged 2-4 years. The Yehudi Menuhin School, provides a place for musically gifted children from around the world to develop their talents to the highest level within a stimulating academic environment.

Our ideal candidate will have enthusiasm for working in a school environment, although prior experience in a school is not essential. Of key importance is strong IT literacy and knowledge of IT systems (including Microsoft and Apple), and an eagerness to learn more. You will be committed to solving problems, and have high levels of patience and empathy to support and guide staff and students with a wide range of IT literacy levels.

The successful candidate will be offered a generous salary dependent on experience, and will enjoy a competitive benefits package including pension contributions, free lunches, use of the school’s swimming pool when available, free lunchtime concerts, and discounted tickets to other school events.

Further details including the Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form are on our website and please visit for more information, or contact the HR Manager Alexandra Boyce by email Early applications are encouraged, and the school reserves the right to close the application process early should a suitable candidate be found.

SAFER RECRUITMENT STATEMENT: Parkside School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.