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​​​​COMPUTER SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR - Ferny Grove State High School

Education and Training

Ferny Grove State High School, Metropolitan Region, State Schools Division.

This position will be locally known as Network Manager and will report directly to the Head of Department, Business and eLearning. The successful

applicant must posses strong leadership and organisational skills as they will be managing a small ICT Team and the ICT operations of the school.

Job details

Job type Temporary Full-time

Occupational group IT & Telecommunications

Classification TO4

Workplace Location Brisbane - North

Job ad reference QLD/MER256416/17

Closing date 07-Nov-2017

Yearly salary $78748 - $83827

Fortnightly salary $3018.40 - $3213.10

Job duration For 13 months unless otherwise determined.

Contact person KAREN WRIGHT

Contact details (07) 3550 5710

Your Role

You will have responsibility for leading the following activities and undertaking the following key 


• Providing high level strategic advice, analysis and support to the senior management team in 

relation to ICT.

• Apply innovative techniques, ICT solutions, incorporating leading edge technology, to meet school 


• Ability to interpret legislation, regulations and other guideline material relating to the 

operations and functions of the Department and school/college

• Supervision and management of ICT team, including training, coordination of work flow processes, 

performance assessment and review as well as implementing occupational health and safety 


• Provide leadership ensuring that the team provides a high level of service and issue resolution 

in line with agreed performance standards.

• Develop and maintain standardised procedures and practices that will provide clients with 

appropriate guidance and advice on the use of ICTs for teaching, learning and professional 


• Provide and initiate quality procurement support for goods and services and administrative ICT 

hardware and software, including the raising of purchase orders, ensuring compliance with the State 

Purchasing Policy.

• Contribute to the monitoring and management of the delivery and performance of ICT in the school 

ensuring that agreed levels of service are maintained in the provision of technical support, 

maintenance and repairs.

• Install and maintain systemic management and educational delivery systems in accordance with 

departmental information standards and policies.

• Provide expert technical advice and support on the selection, procurement and installation of new 

hardware and software, and as well as the enhancement of existing systems.

• Participate in service level and work practice reviews.

• Lead and manage the school’s asset management including the registration and disposal of ICT 

hardware and software assets and participate in the yearly stock take.

•  Lead and manage the day to day human, physical and financial resources to ensure the best use of 

available resources.

• Maintain a register of office equipment, hardware and software within the school and coordinate 

maintenance and repairs.

• Maintain administrative and procurement spreadsheets and databases and disseminate reports and 

listings as required.