Apprentice- ICT /Computing

Secondary Schools
Full Time (to include attendance at college one day per week)
Batley Field Hill, Batley WF17 0BJ
Contact School for further details
Apprentice wage- £4.15 per hour


Upper Batley High School is a dynamic, innovative and forward thinking learning community.  We are proud that our focus is on educating ‘Tomorrow’s Successful Men’ and we are specialists in the education of boys. Respect lies at the heart of everything we do. We are looking for a forward thinking individual to join our team on our journey to outstanding.

Our GCSE results increased again in 2019, demonstrating great progress for boys and a record number of learners achieving the highest possible grade 9. Ofsted visited us in 2019 and said our school “provides all pupils with a high quality education”. Upper Batley High School were identified as a Beacon School in the Northern Challenge report due to the excellent progress our disadvantaged learners make. We also hold the PSHCE Charter Mark, the Careers Quality Standard and we are a lead school within the Kirklees Careers Hub. We are one of only a few schools in the UK to achieve 100% in all Gatsby benchmarks. Ofsted identified out careers programme as a “real strength of the school”.

Our 11-16 school is multi-cultural and located close to the town centre, within easy access of the motorway network. Our work is focused on developing the unique potential of every individual whilst working towards becoming an outstanding educational organisation. We are a vibrant, rich and exciting learning community with unique and inspiring opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

We are part of the Batley Multi Academy Trust, whose sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Batley Grammar School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School.

We are seeking to appoint a passionate Apprentice to support the Network Manager in School.

As part of the apprenticeship you will be enrolled on a college course to undertake a qualification relevant to the role and your previous skills and experience. The ideal candidate will have a passion to learn a keen interest in ICT and Computing and have good communication skills. In return the School can offer a supportive team of exceptional staff and school leaders to ensure success in the role.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a supportive forward thinking school who in return for your commitment and hard work will support you to achieve your own career goals and aspirations. 

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form, available at or by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/, for consideration by our selection panel.


Closing date for applications is Tuesday 20th October 2020 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held week commencing 2 November 2020

20 October 2020, 12:00 PM

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