FCAT IT Support Technician

Academy: Fylde Coast Academy Trust
Contract: Permanent
Salary: NJC Pay Scale, Grade D
Closing date for applications: 23 May 2022, 9.00am


IT Support Technician

Salary: Grade D - Points 12-17 on the NJC Pay Scale (actual salary £18,926-£20,561)


Contract: Permanent

Full Time (37 hours per week)

Term Time + 20 additional days


  1. Start Date: As soon as possible 


Join Team FCAT - We are looking to appoint an IT Support Technician to support the excellent delivery of our IT support service. This role will mainly be focused on providing support across the 5 primary schools of FCAT, however you may be required to provide support to other academies or the central services of the trust. 


FCAT is a large Multi Academy Trust with 10 academies (primary, secondary and all-through schools) and our central services team - we are committed to promoting excellence in teaching, learning and leadership. Our website will share more information with you www.fcat.org.uk  


You will be part of the central IT Team, working with the Network Manager and FCAT Data and IT Lead to provide an effective, efficient and successful IT support service, resolving IT issues to ensure that our staff are able to work and our pupils are able to learn.


This is an exciting opportunity for which we require a resilient, passionate and driven individual. You must have the desire to work with pride, ambition, respect, resilience, integrity and excellence so we can be the “best we can be!”. 


We offer you access to a number of staff benefits including cycle to work scheme, membership of the generous Local Government Pension Scheme, as well as health and wellbeing initiatives. We are committed to our Team FCAT Work and Wellbeing Charter. 


How to apply - To apply for this post please visit our website and complete the online application form and equal opportunities form at www.fcat.org.uk/job-vacancies


Closing time and date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 23rd May 2022


Assessment and Interviews w/c 23rd May 2022


For any questions regarding the vacancy please contact Pete Montgomery, FCAT Data and IT Lead at pete.montgomery@fcat.org.uk


The Fylde Coast Academy Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all. Fylde Coast Academy Trust is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners, staff and visitors.  All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise our commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.



FCAT support staff employee contracts must not exceed 37 hours per week.

Employees are able to have multiple posts within the trust, however, the total number of combined contracted hours cannot exceed 37 hours per week. 

This is in line with the Green Book support staff terms and conditions of employment and also supports our Team FCAT Work and Wellbeing Charter.


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