The Head of IT will plan, coordinate, and direct computer-related activities by determining the technology needs of the school and making hardware- and software-related decisions to meet those needs.
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Programming, or related field required.
Related experience preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient in Google Suite, Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
Thorough understanding of IT principles, programs, policies, activities, and procedures.
Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize work.
Ability to explain technical problems and offer solutions to those without technological training.
Hires and coordinates training of personnel on the IT team.
Prioritizes and assigns team members to IT projects.
Conducts performance evaluations that are timely and constructive.
Collaborates with users, vendors, technicians, and managers to understand and assess computing and system needs and requirements.
Communicates the goals, policies, and procedures of the company to the IT team; develops plans to implement these needs.
Evaluates current technology use and needs of the school and recommends software and hardware improvements.
Oversees backup, security, and user help systems.
Manages the access control system.
Remains current on advances in technology.
Provides technical support to users.
Prepares and delivers operational or project progress reports.
Implements and oversees operational budget and expenditures.
Performs other related duties as assigned.