IT Part-Time (20~35 hours) London, United Kingdom
Location: London, UK
Date Posted: 30/07/2020
Compensation: £30,000 – £33,000 pro rata (depending on experience)
Who is right for the job?
You have an analytical mind and enjoy solving complex problems by creating or adopting permanent solutions. You are passionate about technology and have a strong appetite for learning new things. You thrive in a startup working environment; being involved in multiple projects at once is highly motivating.
What we offer
In the role you will be uniquely placed to help build a growing Islamic educational institute. You will join a team of like-minded individuals and have the opportunity to utilise your skills and expertise in a variety of technology environments – all contributing to the promotion of Islamic education.
You will also benefit from a very flexible working environment.
What you’ll do at ASI
– Maintain and manage a number of websites and software platforms, optimising their usage, and undertaking regular updates and backups (50%)
– Work across all areas of IT at the institute – from security and cloud computing to implementing the latest EdTech solutions (30%)
– Liaise with account managers and industry experts to stay up-to-date with best practices and provide ongoing training and support to staff members and new hires (10%)
– Take part in ‘big-picture’ discussions, looking for technology integration opportunities and contributing towards the institute’s continued successes (10%)
What we’re looking for: Essential
Minimum 2:1 degree in any discipline (maths or computer science degree preferred)
A proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced working environment and remain calm under pressure
Possess the ability to take direction and work with minimal supervision
A sincere passion for helping to build Al-Salam Institute
What we’re looking for: Desirable
A great team player
Previous experience in a similar role (or within the education sector)
An interest in marketing and data analytics
Familiarity with Shaykh Akram Nadwi and his approach to Islamic education
Please note that only applicants who progress to the next stage will be contacted via email. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to every application to provide individual feedback or appraisal at this stage.