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Assistant ICT ManagerMalvern College Hong Kong Limited
Assistant ICT ManagerMalvern College Hong Kong Limited

Job Highlights

  • Degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • International School ICT Support
  • Excellent English

Job Description

The role

To take responsibility for the day to day management of the school’s ICT infrastructure in order to ensure the efficiency and integrity of ICT systems across the school and ensure alignment with the school’s priorities and quality educational provision. That would include:

  • Management of computer hardware, software and network systems;
  • Installation and support of network servers including operating systems and applications software;
  • Installation and support of personal computers and tablets;
  • Oversight of network operations;
  • Planning and evaluation of hardware and software;
  • Provision of problem-solving and training for teachers and pupils.

Responsibilities
Support for Staff:

  • Support and lead the management of all aspects of the school’s administrative and curriculum networks, servers, email and security systems providing a safe and efficient ICT environment for staff;
  • Available to staff to troubleshoot ICT related issues;
  • Work in close liaison with the Educational Technology Leaders to provide staff and pupils with appropriate IT resources, functionality and training;
  • Line manage and coordinate on-site ICT support technicians and ensure uninterrupted ICT support during school hours;
  • Be available to provide ICT support during school events taking place within and outside the school day and, when necessary, in the evenings or weekends, in coordination with other members of the team;
  • Support the administrative team in the operation of administrative systems.

Support for Pupils:

  • Support the management of all aspects of the school’s administrative and curriculum networks, servers, email and security systems providing a safe and efficient ICT environment for pupils;
  • Support pupils with their personal devices in line with the school’s Bring Your Own Device Policy and ICT Acceptable Use Policy.

Support for Senior Management:

  • Work closely with the Senior Management Team in strategic planning and development of ICT systems and operation;
  • Ensure the school’s ICT strategy is implemented in a safe and efficient ICT environment for staff and pupils;
  • Support, implement and monitor the school’s practices for data protection, internet use, e-mail, security and ICT resource management.

Support for Parents:

  • Support for parents in accessing the school’s online platforms.

Other Related Duties:

  • Support the implementation, monitoring and review of school procedures for managing and recording installations and configuration changes;
  • Support the management of the school’s network infrastructure, servers and workstations;
  • Ensure that the network is operational during access hours and appropriate back-up protocols are implemented;
  • Deliver a regular maintenance programme of the school’s servers and core systems and resolution of failures in hardware and software;
  • Monitor the use of hardware and software and ensure all software is licensed;
  • Help set up security parameters and ensure virus checks are implemented;
  • Support the installation of all new computer software as required, enabling the delivery of ICT to all operational areas;
  • Support internet access filtering, e-mail filtering and related monitoring systems;
  • Maintain the school’s ICT inventory;
  • Support the development and use of the school’s Management Information System (iSams);
  • Comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety, welfare, security, confidentiality and data protection, reporting any concerns to the Headmaster and Deputy Head;
  • Contribute to discussions regarding ICT budgeting to ensure value for money and efficient management of the ICT budget.

Requirements

  • University degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent discipline;
  • Certified professional in one or more of the following industries: Microsoft/CISCO/Apple/Google an added advantage but not essential
  • Proficiency in programming an advantage;
  • Experience working in an international school;
  • Working experience supporting Windows-based laptops and desktops and Apple Computers and iPads;
  • Experience in mobile device support and management;
  • Hands-on experience in troubleshooting of networking devices;
  • Skilful in photography and video-shooting;
  • Familiar with the editing process and media sharing an added advantage but not essential;
  • Excellent English (spoken and written);
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Flexibility;
  • Willingness to demonstrate initiative.

 

How To Apply
Please send a letter of application with a cover letter and full resume including your current and expected salaries addressed to the Human Resources Director, Malvern College Hong Kong by clicking 'Apply Now'.
 
Personal data provided by job applicants will be treated in strict confidence and for recruitment purposes only.  Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.  The final employment will be subject to pre-employment and child protection checks.

Additional Information

Career Level
Middle
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

 

Malvern College Hong Kong (MCHK) opened its doors to its first pupils in August 2018. This co-educational day school will cater largely for international pupils, reflecting the truly multi-cultural nature of this vibrant city.    In 2019-20, MCHK has around 650 pupils in Prep 1 – Remove (Years 1-10) and will grow year on year to reach a capacity of 960 pupils in Years 1-13.  

MCHK is located near the Science Park in the New Territories, with easy access by both road and rail from all areas around Hong Kong.  With the added attraction of proximity to the Chinese University of Hong Kong as well as the Hong Kong Institute of Education, the area provides an excellent cultural and academic environment for teaching and learning.

Malvern College Hong Kong is an International Baccalaureate (IB) candidate school and seeking authorisation to deliver a full IB curriculum, covering the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes.  The curricular programmes in MCHK draw on the educational heritage and practices of Malvern College, UK, whilst being adapted to fit the context of MCHK.

For further information about Malvern College Hong Kong, please visit our website at http://www.malverncollege.org.hk/. To find out more about the Malvern College International family, please visit www.malverncollegeinternational.org

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