IT Services Technician Apprentice - 12266 Chipping Campden School

Job Description A fantastic opportunity to gain an IT Systems and Networking qualification (Infrastructure Technician Standard, Level 3), whilst working with a dedicated supportive school IT team. To provide first-line IT Services support to staff and students at Chipping Camden School and our Primary Service Schools.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,000.00

  • Working week

    Daily Working days/hours – Monday-Friday, 9am-4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    31 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001289598

  • Positions

    1 available

Main role/ responsibilities 

  • Assisting students and staff with first-line technical support issues
  • ICT support tasks as directed by the Senior IT Services Technician and/or IT Services Manager
  • User account administration 
  • Classroom technical support and assistance
  • Daily checking and maintenance of computer suites
  • Printer and photocopier toner/ink cartridge replacement as required
  • Periodically checking and filling Tech Block photocopier with paper
  • Installation and maintenance of computer hardware and peripherals
  • Periodic checks of laptop banks for any technical issues
  • Periodic hardware audits as directed by the IT Services Manager
  • Daily checks around school site to identify potential technical support issues
  • Assisting with audio-visual setups for assemblies and calendared after-school events

Other

  • The post holder will be expected to undertake any other reasonable associated duties as directed by the Principal

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Qualities/ essential requirements 
•    Passion, enthusiasm, ambition and drive
•    Excellent attention to detail
•    Good organisational skills 
•    Confidence 

Personal qualities

Someone with an enthusiastic and professional attitude and a commitment to learning new skills.

Qualifications required

3 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject plus GCSE English and Maths (or equivalents) at grade D or above

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.

Things to consider

Benefits • Ongoing Support and internal development opportunities • You will learn from a high skilled team and there will be a clear plan for training

About the employer

Employer Description Chipping Campden School is an outstanding non-selective secondary school and sixth form with academy status located in Chipping Campden, in the English county of Gloucestershire. The school celebrated its 575th birthday in 2015.

Employer

Chipping Campden School

Address

Cider Mill Lane

Chipping Campden

GL55 6HU

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Training provider

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.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Infrastructure Technician

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

0345 074 7825 apprenticeships@qa.com


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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017