Apprentice Backend Developer GRASSMATS LIMITED

Perfect role for a Apprentice Backend Developer in PHP, wanting to take a lead role, managing company’s websites. You will be working with the team to provide functionality to existing open source installations of content management systems and lead the upgrade of an existing e-commerce system.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Thurs 9-5 Fri 9-4

    Total hours per week: 34.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    19 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a driven and motivated individual, who is seeking to build and progress their career, in Web Development!

The ideal candidate for this role would have some previous experience in backend web development using PHP with an understanding of WordPress.

The employer is seeking to develop the skills of the developer by providing training and development activates to achieve an industry recognised Level 4 standard qualification in Software Development, over 15 months.

The company currently has a few websites on WordPress installations that need updating and maintaining. The employer has a view to developing their current shopping site into a fully running e-commerce platform, using open source technology.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Required knowledge and experience of;

  • PHP
  • HTML 5 and CSS
  • MySQL

Desirable knowledge and experience;        

  • cPanel
  • Apache
  • Cron

Personal qualities

  • Logical thinker
  • Experince and interest in coding and web development

Qualifications required

A-level Maths and Computing (or equivalent) would be a bonus. The successful candidate will have 12-18 months experience in Web Development.

Future prospects

To remain with the company and become lead developer for the companies websites.

About the employer specialises in the sale of high quality grass mats and ground protection flooring - whether you are a small business, a large events organiser, or a homeowner, we will have the products to suit you. Our friendly team will always be available to provide advice and suggest grass mats that will match your exact needs and requirements.




Units 7 &

Greenfield Farm Industrial Estate, Back Lane


CW12 4TU

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Training provider

Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard for Software Developer. On-the-job training to be provided by Grassmats, off-the-job training to be provided by escalla. 

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Software Developer

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Synergy Limited


Thomas Southern 01270500102

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017