Network Administrator

The College is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. 

The Leicestershire College is seeking an enthusiastic, conscientious Network Administrator to join its busy IT Services team. The successful candidate will have experience in working with enterprise level firewall technology, Aruba network technologies, Wireless controllers, internal phone systems (SIP) and excellent understanding of VLANs and Layer 3 routing. The role is a critical role to ensuring the College remains operational to enable our students to progress and achieve their full potential. You will need to maintain, deliver and recommend key systems and solutions to ensure the college is fulfilling its technical potential. The role requires excellent understanding of being Cyber Secure and having knowledge on Cyber Security. The successful candidate will have experience with working on the large-scale networks and provide supporting activities to the wider team as well as understanding critical systems operations and troubleshooting. 

To be considered for this position you will already have Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent). 

We are proud to have achieved the Investor in Diversity award. We actively encourage applications who are current under-represented and where we are using positive action under the Equality Act. We welcome everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey. The College is striving to attract, develop and retain the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised.

Alongside our commitment to your professional and personal development, we also offer a generous benefits package including:

  • A competitive pension scheme
  • On-site parking
  • One campus facility
  • Subsidised nursery fees
  • Up to 25 days annual leave per year
  • Additional annual leave available
  • Fantastic CPD and inclusive resources for development
  • Well-being hours
  • Opportunities of volunteering within local community and charities

We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, agile working, staff forums, staff working groups for sustainability, staff steering groups for Investors in Diversity and support services to support with mental health and wellbeing for staff from different backgrounds.

We are and have consistently invested in providing our learners and employees with an outstanding and unrivalled range of modern facilities and resources.

The successful candidate will be employed by The Leicestershire College a subsidiary company of Loughborough College. The terms and conditions of employment offered by the Leicestershire College are different to those of Loughborough College. Please note that employees of the Leicestershire College are based at Loughborough College.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post by assessing their circumstances against criteria specified on the Gov website. Please note right to work checks will be completed when the job is offered.

If you require any support to apply for this job, please email recruitment@loucoll.ac.uk

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.