Open G I Limited

IT Technician Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Open G I Limited (Employer)

Tiro Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Annual wage £12,000.00
37.5 hours per week Workings hours are Monday - Friday 37.5 (9-5.30) hours per week - flexible start, finish, and lunch times Hybrid working – 2/3 – Office on Tuesday and Wednesday
18 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Information communications technician (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
15 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Open GI are a leading technology provider supporting the general insurance market. They are looking for 2 individuals to join the team in delivering dedicated technical support to internal & external customers whilst embodying their core values: Accountability, innovation, teamwork & trust.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Working a mix of remote & office based, you’ll work as part of a collaborative and team-focused environment, to maintain, update, and repair computer systems, networks, and other types of technology, whilst providing quality support to internal & external customers.

  • Offering assisance on usage and troubleshooting of Open GI products & services
  • Investigate & resolve issues in a controlled & timely manner
  • Support internal teams, providing cover where necesary


What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Over 18 months, you’ll devote 20% of your 37.5 hours of working time towards a Level 3 Information communication Technician apprenticeship. You’ll be trained by an expert tutor from Tiro as well as an experienced mentor at Open GI, who together, will make sure you develop the knowledge, skills, and work habits you’ll need to succeed in your career.

Our apprenticeships are open to everyone and offer paid work-based learning opportunities that will help you set the course for a future career in IT.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Open GI is committed to developing emerging talent. Individuals can use the apprenticeship plans to jumpstart a successful career in a skilled industry through on-the-job training and online study. Our goal is to transform you into a fully competent technician, ideally open to accepting a full-time, permanent position within the team, with opportunities for progression in the future.

Reality Check

The role will involve taking accurate records of conversations whilst dealing with customers on the phone so communication and typing skills are important.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
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