Social Media Apprentice Geekys

Our clients are looking for an enthusiastic individual to come on board and join their team. This role presents an exciting opportunity to achieve a career in Digital Marketing & Social Media.

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Closing date: 18 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001290326

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Help grow the company’s social media networks with relevant marketing media
  • To provide support as required to all web enquiries, orders and quotations
  • Providing excellent service to all customers in line with company standards
  • Answering general queries by telephone or email in a professional and efficient manner
  • Writing and dispatching emails
  • To work as part of a team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent eye for detail
  • A completer and finisher- the ability to stay on task until the job is done
  • Excellent written English
  • Good skills in Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Good knowledge of social media platforms

Personal qualities

  • Creative
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Able to work to specific times/targets
  • Ability to work well in a team and on your own
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop

Qualifications required

A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents)

 

Future prospects

92% of 3aaa’s Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally, there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programmes offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. It is highly important that you do not contact the Employers directly – any attempt of this may invalidate candidate’s application. Should you have any queries regarding your Application or the job itself, please contact your 3aaa Training Academy.

About the employer

Our client is a Computer shop who repair your gadgets PC’s, laptops, phones and games consoles.

Employer

Geekys

Address

21

Waterloo Place

Sunderland

SR1 3HT

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Training provider

Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Level 3 Digital Marketer will provide an understanding into the fundamentals of marketing, digital business principles and the principles of coding.  Training will be provided via outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to begin your career as a Digital Marketer.

The apprenticeship includes:

  • BCS Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
  • BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding
  • BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles
  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification

Training and Assessment

  • Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend your local 3aaa academy in Newcastle for around 20 days (plus exam days).
  • You will attend a four day synoptic assessment at the end of your course (approx. month 14)
  • Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 8 weeks
  • Online support for modules will be provided for you to complete outside of work
  • The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Digital Marketer

Training provider

ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Contact

applynewcastle@3aaa.co.uk


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Closing date: 18 Oct 2017