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Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.


About You

We are seeking a positive and friendly professional to join our high performing working team. You will be a team player, who has excellent planning and organisation skills, with the ability to problem solve and communicate professionally in a variety formats and to varying customers. The ideal candidate will be solution focussed, flexible to change, can work actively to meet multiple deadlines, adhere to quality and enjoy working in collaboration with others. 

You will have technical knowledge of Apple Mac and PC hardware, software (Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Cloud Suite) and peripherals. Experience with audio-visual technologies and IT and providing frontline IT and AV support in a teaching and learning environment will be advantageous.

About the Role

You will work within the Catalyst building as an IT and AV Support Technician, providing a proactive hardware and software support service across the University, maintaining excellent availability and functionality of its first class teaching and learning spaces. You will work with new and intuitive technologies, providing excellent customer care for all users of these facilities. 

Catalyst Building 

Library & Learning Services is central to the academic life of the University: it helps our students to succeed; and it provides strong support for our research and knowledge exchange work. The University is extremely proud of its new, iconic and state of the art building, Catalyst, home to Library and Learning Services, Careers and Student Services.

Catalyst has brought together several of Edge Hill’s student facing teams, giving them a prominent and highly visible presence at the heart of the campus providing a 24-hour service for all user communities. Catalyst currently houses 230,000 books, the University Archive, over 800 study spaces, of which 500 are IT enabled. It also offers a broad range of student facing specialist services, group and individual study spaces, training facilities and a dedicated study space for researchers.



You will benefit from 22 days annual leave plus 13 bank holiday and University closure days per annum (pro rata). We aim to provide our staff with a positive work life balance and have a range of schemes in place to support this. Your continued professional development is as important to us as it is to you and we demonstrate this through our investment in your CPD activity. 


You will be automatically enrolled into the Local Government Pension Scheme and have access to our staff benefits platform, which provides you with discounts across the high street to help you save money on your everyday spending such as supermarket shopping, cinema tickets, dining out and more. We also offer discounted membership to our state-of-the-art sport and leisure facilities.


About Us

Edge Hill University is “A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 


The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.


The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.


Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Michael Robinson, Digital Learning Manager:  

At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society.

Closing Date: 04 Oct 2020
Category: Support

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