SharePoint Analyst / Developer

At Oasis Community Learning , London or regionally based
Salary: £34,106 - £41,601 dependent on location (SCP 38-42)
Role: Full-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: February 2019
Closed Date: 11:00 AM on Friday 1st February 2019
Interviews: On a rolling basis as strong applications are received

We have an exciting opportunity for talented, dynamic, enthusiastic and well organised individual to join us and develop the OasisZone. The OasisZone is an internal communications platform that has recently been re-developed using SharePoint Online within Microsoft Office 365. It has an engaging news engine and provides a gateway to secure collaboration, effective communication and information management for every member of the Oasis family, whether employee, volunteer, board member, teacher or student, in every part of the Oasis global community.

This is a great opportunity for an SharePoint Analyst to be part of the team responsible for the development and maintenance of communication and collaboration systems and services which support our training and professional services.

About Oasis Community Learning
Born of the global Oasis charity, we are one of the largest multi-academy trusts in the UK. By joining our family of staff you will be one of approximately 100 IT professionals within the group all working alongside people dedicated to helping our students realise their potential. We wish to transform the lives of our communities and support our young people and staff through their journeys with Oasis.

Oasis Systems
With nearly 100 dedicated IT professionals with a range of specialisms, Oasis IT Services operate a sector leading IT provision across over 50 locations utilising enterprise technology deployed via a private national wide area network. Our solution is built on the latest Microsoft and Cisco Technology providing a dynamic and robust IT environment for our internal clients. With a recent investment of £3.5 million in IT systems, this is an exciting time to be joining the family of professionals.

You will get a chance to learn new skills and be exposed to newest Microsoft technologies.

About you
The successful candidate will need to have a keen approach to customer service and the ability to identify incidents whilst setting key priorities. A confident communicator you will support colleagues and students, in person and remotely, in the appropriate use of SharePoint.

Skills

  • Substantial practical experience of working with SharePoint on Office 365

  • Proven skills in SP Designer 2013, Workflow and Forms (InfoPath)

  • Knowledge of Visual Studio, CSS and HTML5

  • Experience of developing within a SharePoint environment

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills across a range of audiences

  • Ability to  design and deliver both standard and bespoke training materials tailored to different audiences (staff and students)

  • Methodical approach to incident management and problem resolution

  • Ability to motivate and enthuse staff and students in exploiting features of the OasisZone and associated applications and to help them deliver innovative resources that encourage independent and collaborative learning and enhance the quality of teaching.

  • Capable of managing small to medium projects to time using formal methods.  

Please refer to the full job description for further details and expectations.

As part of the package, Oasis offers:

  • A good Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Programme using industry certified accreditation.

  • A pension scheme with a Local Government pension provider.

  • A generous holiday allowance for support staff, starting at 25 days per year, rising to 30 days after two years (plus 8 Bank Holidays).

To apply for the position, please send your completed application form and equal opportunities to oclrecruitment@oasisuk.org by Friday 1 February 2019. Applications will be considered as they are received so interested parties are recommended to apply sooner rather than later.

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT CV APPLICATIONS ALONE.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

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Equal Opportunities Form: Download EO Monitoring Form
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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of SharePoint Analyst / Developer, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.

Apply by Email

Please send your completed application forms to by no later than the 11:00 AM on Friday 1st February 2019.


If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact a member of the Oasis Community Learning recruitment team on .