Connexion Software Ltd

Level 3 Web Developer Apprentice


Connexion Software Ltd

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £117.00
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, times TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 9 September 2019
Ottery St. Mary
Advanced(level 3)
Software Development Technician (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2019 (application closing date)
This is an exciting opportunity for a Web Developer to be first-line support for our existing growing team. You will keep in close contact with the management staff within the office working on exciting projects as you work towards an advanced apprenticeship.


As a web developer apprentice, you will receive full training and support from experienced staff to develop your skills and knowledge using programming languages such as Python, JavaScript and HTML, alongside an advanced apprenticeship with Exeter College. This role is suited to someone looking to gain practical experience and develop their skills in this sector.

You will be trained and mentored to carry out the following duties:

  • Using coding languages such as Python, HTML and JavaScript
  • Working within Website and CRM Development
  • Designing the layouts of Website Applications
  • Working on multi-platform development tools with a preference towards Linux OS
  • Unit Testing and Version Control
  • Relational Databases (PostgreSQL)
  • Working on best web practices.
  • You will also engage with customers from time to time whilst accompanying a senior member of the team to meetings during the development stages of projects.

Future Prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you may be supported to progress onto a higher programme. You may also be offered permanent employment should there be a vacancy.

Skills Required

  • Logical and creative thinking skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good Communication skills and ability to communicate effectively in a variety of situations

Qualities Required

  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn
  • Interest in the industry
  • Ability to work independently and to take responsibility
  • Can use own initiative
  • A thorough and organised approach
  • Ability to work with a range of internal and external people
  • Maintains productive, professional and secure working environment

Qualifications Required

  • 5 GCSE’s grade 4-9 (A-C), or equivalent including English, maths, Science and IT


Training Provided

As an apprentice, you will develop your skills in the workplace with the support of qualified and experienced team members. In addition to this, you will attend Exeter College each week to work towards achievement of the following:

Level 3 Software Development Technician Standard, modules:

  • Software Development Context and Methodologies
  • Programming

After successfully completing the apprenticeship, students will be eligible to join the Register of IT Technicians.

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