Web and Software Developer Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Employer:

Toolkit Websites Limited

Training Provider:

Intequal LTD

Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 8.45am - 5.30pm.
duration: 16 months
start: 10 August 2020
Havant
Advanced (Level 3)
Software Development Technician (apprenticeship standard)
31 July 2020 (application closing date)
Do you have a passion for IT and software? Do you enjoy building apps or constructing websites? Using code? This might just be the perfect position for you to kick start your career!

Responsibilities

As a Level 3 Software Developer Apprentice, you will be undertaking a recognised apprenticeship qualification, including Microsoft certifications, at the same time as working as part of the company’s software development team.

You’ll work as part of our team to learn about the latest technologies the company uses to deliver what they need, including C#, Java Script and HTML to name a few.

You will be assisting with projects and gaining on the job knowledge whilst gaining a qualification.

As a Software Developer Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:

  • Learn how to collate feature requests
  • Become a valued part of the Software Development team
  • Help existing staff with front-end development
  • Be responsible for extracting data and processing the extracted data
  • Gain on the job experience and be able to utilize the skills you have gained over the duration of your apprenticeship
  • Update software and systems development
  • Assisting with website design
  • Provide 1st Line customer support
  • Coding using languages such as; HTML, CSS & JavaScript

Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable. Giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the IT sector.

Future Prospects

The Company have hired over 80% of their apprentices onto full time roles.

Reality Check

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • You will be highly organised, have excellent communication skills and a brilliant telephone manner
  • You will be willing to work hard and eager to learn
  • Have an interest in software development
  • Have some knowledge in coding
  • Have some knowledge in software
  • Have a Passion for Web and Technology
  • Have a Desire to learn HTML & CSS

Qualities Required

The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hard-working individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career. The company are looking for someone with a positive, highly self-motivating, can-do attitude from someone who isn’t afraid to ask questions.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role, you ideally would hold a C/4 grade in both GCSE (or equivalent) Math’s & English, and in three or four other subjects. You would look to have gained a GCSE/BTEC/A Level in IT or have some hands-on experience with the workings of computers and IT/Software.

Training Provided

You will be enrolled onto the award-winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. The Software Developer (Level 3) apprenticeship contains the following knowledge modules and Microsoft Technological Associate (MTA) certifications:

  • Software Development Context & Methodologies
  • Programming
  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals (C#)
  • MTA Database Fundamentals

You will attend 3 training courses to help you pass the exams for the 2 knowledge modules and the MTA:

  • Software Development Context & Methodologies
  • Programming Using C#
  • Database Fundamentals

These qualifications are globally recognised industry certifications and form the significant building block of software development knowledge for anybody looking to start a career in software development.

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