Front End Web Developer Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Yellow Box Marketing Limited (Employer)

QA Apprenticeships (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,000.00
37.5 hours per week TBC upon interview.
15 months (duration)
10 May 2021(start date)
Software Development Technician (apprenticeship standard)
Digital (route)
30 April 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you an experienced, creative web developer looking to join a growing agency? You will be given the freedom to take a client brief and develop your own designs as well as working as part of our creative team planning and developing projects.

Responsibilities

Main responsibilities: 

  • You'll be working with our team to develop websites for a clients in a wide range of sectors, building brochure websites, integrating online booking systems to large scale eCommerce websites 
  • You will build the front end design on top of our current framework and integrate a range of plugins 
  • We are also transitioning our eCommerce websites to a new platform which will allow you to continue to develop your skills 

We’re looking for someone who has a creative eye and you will be expected to have the following skill set:

Having experience of working with WordPress is essential as we build all of our websites using the WordPress CMS, but we create a bespoke front end design for each client. 

Future Prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.

Reality Check

Benefits:

What we can offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Training and development
  • Latest CS Software
  • Free on-site car park
  • Help shape the development team within a growing agency

Important Information:

QA’s apprenticeships are funded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), an executive agency of the Department for Education.

To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.

Skills Required

Essentials, what you should know:

  • Experience using WordPress
  • HTML & CSS
  • JavaScript / jQuery
  • Existing portfolio of work / projects you have worked on

Qualities Required

Good to have, but not essential:

  • Experience of Laravel Framework
  • Experience of Google Analytics
  • Understanding of Search Engine Optimisation

Qualifications Required

6 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C including Maths plus GCSE English (or equivalent) at grade D or above.

Training Provided

  • Level 3 Software Development Technician Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Approximately 11% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 9% is done in the workplace, through online training, face-to-face meetings with your QA Technical Skills Coach, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

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