IT Technical Apprentice PC Solve Ltd
Are you interested in working with computer hardware ? An opportunity has arisen to work for expert laptop repair specialists in Peterborough as an IT Technical Apprentice.
Closing date: 18 Sep 2017
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).
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
25 Sep 2017
03 Oct 2016
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
This position is a great way to start your technical IT career. You may be involved in hardware and software repairs for PC solve customers. The company is growing rapidly, so they are looking for an apprentice to work in a fast paced environment, who wants to learn their technical trade. The aim will be to develop you into a well-rounded IT technician.
You can expect to learn and be involved in tasks such as :
· Complete a variety of repairs in accordance with the employer’s policy on a range of devices from laptops, tablets and phones.
· Assess fault / repair hardware.
· Clean PC base units and TFT’s when necessary.
· Software installation and upgrades.
You will gain varied experience and the more competent you become, the more opportunities you will get to develop yourself and become involved in more complex tasks.
Please ensure you are able to travel to the location of this role on a daily basis.
(Full training and support will be provided as part of the 12 month apprenticeship)
Requirements and prospects
You should be computer literate and technical IT experience would be a distinct advantage.
A positive attitude and motivation are essential. You should be enthusiastic about working in an IT technical role and be able to demonstrate this to the employer.
Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)
Things to consider
About the employer
PC Solve Ltd
Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Peterborough for up to 12 weeks on a block release basis for structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. The qualifications consist of :
· Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms.
· L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence.
· L3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles.
· Level 2 Functional Skills, English, Maths, ICT (if applicable)
IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals
ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED
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Closing date: 18 Sep 2017