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St Malachy’s College is the oldest Catholic Boys’ Grammar School in the Diocese of Down and Connor. It works to develop strong and positive links with the local community and with its contributory primary schools. The College enjoys an excellent reputation based on an outstanding pastoral care system and is a community with a passionate commitment to learning.

Creative Digital Technologist


The College is currently in the process of designing and building a sector leading Creative Digital Learning Hub.  The Hub aims to develop the digital and creative skills of students and staff across the College and Area Learning Community by creating a culture of innovation and creativity in a central space that can leverage the very best in technology. The post holder will be a technology-focused professional and a key member of the Digital Technology Team, directing the team on how digital hardware, software, and resources can be used, maximised and enhanced in order to enhance the teaching and learning of digital skills within the College and ALC. 


Essential Criteria:

1.   A Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent in computing, 3D animation, games design, VR or a relevant area OR 3 years’ experience working in a similar digital role, which should involve managing, supporting, troubleshooting digital networks and devices.

2.   A good working knowledge of Windows devices, MACs, Chromebooks and Mobile devices including iPads and App Deployment.

3.  A good working knowledge of Windows admin and deployment, Game Engines, VR, Google Workspace, Microsoft 365 and macOS.

4.   Good communication skills and the ability to work with staff, students and other stakeholders.

5.  Enthusiastic, a willingness to learn and good initiative. 

Desirable Criteria:

1.  Experience with at least two of Coding, Coding IDEs, Games Development, Robotics, Digital Media or VR 

2.  A demonstrable working knowledge of C2K Systems and iOS devices.

3.   Experience in using an MDM platform for device and app deployment

4.   An understanding of the current Digital curriculum and knowledge of where the Curriculum is heading.


Salary band NJC 19 to 25 (£25,927 to £30,095). Salary placement dependent on skills and experience.

2010 - present

2010 - present

The Board of Governers of St. Malachy's College, 36 Antrim Road, Belfast BT15 2AE invites applications for the above named post. Application forms for this post, along with any relevant information may be downloaded from the website now. Alternatively, this can be obtained from the Monitoring Officer in the College.


Deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 6th June 2022 at 3.00pm
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