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Education and IT Trainer

Computeam Ltd
4.4 out of 5
£30,000 - £35,000 a year - Full-time



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  • Additional leave
  • Car scheme
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Health & wellbeing programme

Full job description

Open to candidates based in the West of England with the ability to drive to client sites across West and South West of England (Gloucester/ Swindon / Cornwall ).

Our ideal start date is September; As we are looking for someone with education and IT experience we appreciate that this may limit candidates who are bound by the Burgundy Book notice period dates.

Computeam is a fast growing education technology provider, delivering managed IT services to over 500 school and Multi-academy Trust clients across the UK. With 35% YoY growth over the past two years we are recognised as a World Class Employer by Best Companies Index.

We are now looking for an Education and IT Trainer to join our world class company. Candidates must have a good understanding of Technology and the education sector and be someone who is competent working with clients, customers and colleagues of all levels of seniority.

This role is primarily client facing but will also support our internal teams and systems. Working closely with all teams within the business, and our clients to enhance their educational outcomes using technology. You will work to understand client needs and shape the educational and training elements of the managed services and technologies which Computeam provides to its clients. The job encompasses several functions of the business, based around the Company’s solutions department which focuses on the research, specification, promotion, and use of technology both by our clients and within the business itself.

Role fundamentals - What you'll do:

Training Delivery:

  • Design and Deliver training programmes – remotely and/or in person.
  • Identifying, creating, and curating training content, relevant to both our clients, and for staff within the business with a particular perspective and focus on, the use of technologies and solutions we provide and support within schools.

Learning Locker Training Platform:

  • Work as part of a team to maintain our e-learning platform – including updating content to reflect Government Education, and Technology advancement changes.
  • Source opportunities to develop more expansive future content and courses.
  • Create and edit training scripts and demonstration recordings.

Internal Support; using your knowledge and experience of the Education section:

  • Provide training for internal staff on education policy, trends, and procedures.
  • Offer support and advice to the Commercial and Procurement team to ensure the products and solutions we offer are fit for purpose, appropriate for use in an educational establishment and deliver on our company’s vision to helps schools to improve their outcomes.

Stay Updated:

  • Keep abreast of the latest trends, methodologies, and developments in the Education field, and incorporate relevant innovations into training programs.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • A passion for education.
  • Experience of planning and leading training sessions within the Education sector.
  • Certificate in Education, or PGCE or Diploma in Education (QTS desirable).
  • Good knowledge of fundamental IT concepts and applications.
  • Knowledge of current changes and developments in Education Technology.
  • Experience of working with Microsoft, Google and Apple software, or a commitment to the pursuance of personal CPD requirements in these areas.
  • Strong organisation and time management skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues.
  • Flexibility, willingness, and ability to travel independently and train educational staff across the geographical area covered by Computeam.
  • Desirable but not essential:
  • Demonstrable knowledge or practical experience of digital transformation in the Education sector.
  • Experience of using observation to improve the quality of teaching, learning and assessment.
  • Experience in offering information, advice and guidance within the Education Technology sector.

Why work with Computeam?

We have been recognised as a World Class Employee by Best Companies in 2023 and we have excellent engagement and wellbeing practices, which in turn drives an excellent service for our clients. We believe in rewarding our staff and sharing in Computeam’s success.

Computeam is passionate about our mission to improve education outcomes using technology and we’ve been voted one of the Top 25 Small to Medium Companies to work for in the UK in the Best Companies Index for 2023 as well as Top 10 in the Technology Sector. We’re therefore looking for a driven individual who is keen to make a difference to hundreds of schools across the UK.

Our values:

Passion – truly engage with our aim and use that to provide the best service you can in your role

Purpose – make your actions purposeful and positive

People – collaborate with the team to support and develop on a peer to peer basis

Proud – demonstrate pride in the role you are doing and how this will impact better outcomes in education

Just some of our Company Benefits include:

Annual Profit Share scheme (after 12 months)

Employer Pension Contributions

Employee Assistance Plan

Laptop and Mobile Phone
Holiday entitlement starting at 22 days increasing with length of service

Additional Birthday leave

Holiday buy and Sell

Volunteer leave

Company Carbon footprint offset with Ecologi

Cycle to work scheme

Salary sacrifice EV car scheme

Company events & charity fundraising opportunities

Funded professional training and access to our inhouse training platform

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Company events
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday


  • IT: 2 years (preferred)


  • drivers licence (required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (required)

Work Location: Remote

Application deadline: 31/05/2024
Reference ID: EduTechTrainer -March24