IT Specialist

Job Level
Entry-level position
Job Category
Specialist / Associate
  • Instructional Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Training

PRIMARY PURPOSE: To assist in educational instruction and administration through implementation and maintenance of computer and related technologies.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This position may perform to a greater or lesser extent some or all of the following duties:

  • Provides leadership and assists in implementing technology initiatives.

  • Provides leadership and assists in the implementation of the overall Technology Plan of the school.

  • Seeks technology grants.

  • Provides assistance in the application of technology in all areas.

  • Assists the administration and teachers in the selection of software that enhances learning and the overall school.

  • Assists in purchasing and installing of hardware and software.

  • Collaborates with other technology professionals to develop plans and provide leadership in implementing the plan.

  • Maintains school’s network system comprised of servers, desktops/laptops, filtering, network printers, backup systems, wireless access points and routers.

  • Supervise and perform the maintenance of all technology equipment.

  • Establish, supervise and assist with technical support, network design and management, and help-desk support.

  • Assists in the development of system policies and procedures governing technology issues.

  • Provides the administration with periodic reports regarding recommendations for improvement, status of technology, needs and concerns.

  • Attends conference, seminars, and classes to stay current with the latest in technology, both hardware and software.

  • Demonstrates a high degree of professionalism and ethics, working cooperatively with teachers, administrators, parents, and students.

  • Maintains proper certification by attending workshops, and/or professional development courses.

  • Performs other assigned duties as directed.

EXPERIENCE: Computer Science/Information Systems, related work experience and/or industry certification, teaching experience preferred.




  • Familiar with Data Communications/Networking, Computer Science/Information Systems, related work experience and/or industry certification

  • Must pass criminal background check and demonstrate Christian principles in relating to students, parents and others.

  • 2-3 Years of Experience in IT work

  • Sound Christian character and a follower of Jesus Christ

  • Work alongside teachers and faculty for technology training