Overview of the Gen-i Engineer for Schools Programme. A collaboration between Central Taranaki Schools, Gen-I Taranaki & WITT to provide sustainable, affordable 1st level technical support for schools.
Gen-i Engineer for Schools<br />A schools partnership<br />
School’s need:<br />Economical 1st level support<br />Reliable, regular support<br />Sustainable access to expertise<br />Reduction in workload for IT managers in schools – focus on teaching & learning<br />
What were the drivers?<br />It grew out of a need to ensure that our teachers were able to operate within a digital environment that was as reliable as we could make it and also a need to ensure that technical support was affordable. <br /> <br />It saw tertiary, business and schools working together in mutually beneficial ways.<br />
What were the drivers<br />Cost for low level intervention $40/hour<br />Digi Ops Technician for Schools Scheme<br />Sustainability<br />Economies of Scale<br />
GE4Skls provides :<br />school’s basic IT support needs in a sustainable and affordable way<br />a young person the opportunity to get their foot in the door of the IT industry<br />WITT with enhancements to their programme – a Graduate programme.<br />Gen-i with a profile & presence in schools.<br />