Web and Systems Developer

  • IT
  • Swindon

Web and Systems Developer

Job advert

Web and Systems Developer

£33,233 - £36,170 per annum

Full-Time Maternity Cover


This position plays an important role in creating, maintaining and managing the Colleges web based systems alongside working with colleagues in our Marketing team.

You will love using your initiative to identify and develop opportunities to use new, existing and emerging technologies for the distribution and collection of information and be confident to contribute to the development of the College’s VLE tools (currently Moodle), with the College Development Unit (CDU) team.


Having Kentico CMS Development experience is essential to support the ongoing redesign and development of our website.

About Swindon College


At Swindon College we are committed to providing each and every person with equal opportunities in education, career qualifications and training. Our dedicated and highly experienced staff strive to help our learners reach their full potential whilst preparing them for their ideal career path.  


There will be career opportunities with us as we grow. The College has just secured a £21 million bid for Government-backed Institute of Technology funding. In partnership with the University of Gloucestershire (and other local anchor partners), we are committed to delivering a step-change in the availability of high quality professional and technical education in advanced manufacturing and engineering, life sciences, digital technologies and creative media.


In this role you’ll:

  • Manage and maintain the College website, continually developing, monitoring and improving the CMS to provide the functionality required to fulfil marketing requirements
  • Contribute and develop web applications throughout the SDLC with Requirement Analysis, Design, Developments, Deployments, Testing, performing site Administrative tasks and configuring solutions in SharePoint / .Net Technologies
  • Assist with training and support college staff on the use of web based systems.


  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of all discretionary and bank holidays)
  • Training and development support in your role
  • Wellbeing and Lifestyle support including access to our market leading Employee Benefits Platform, free access to on-site gym facilities, eye care voucher schemes and dental plan. 
  • On-site parking and subsidised restaurants, Costa & Starbucks


How to apply:

If you are unable to apply on line or require further information please email recruitment@swindon.ac.uk or call 01793 491591.


Closing date: 10th July, 2019   


An Application Form must be submitted if you wish to be considered for this post. Please note this vacancy may close sooner if sufficient applications have been received so please apply as soon as possible.

Swindon College is committed to embedding a culture which values diversity and ensures equality of opportunity.  We take our safeguarding responsibilities seriously and promote the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff, applicants and customers to share this commitment.

This role is likely to involve working with under 18’s and/or vulnerable adults. Any appointment will be made subject to strict vetting and screening checks and our receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.










Qualification and experience required:

  • Strong Kentico CMS competence and experience
  • Level 2 English and Maths (or equivalent) or the commitment to gaining within 24 months
  • Relevant industry experience with the ability to demonstrate up to date knowledge of web/smart application development
  • Communication skills and the willingness and ability to relay information and training to a wide range of customers of all ages and abilities