IT Infrastructure Technician Apprentice Nicholas Breakspear RC School

An exciting opportunity to work with a wide discipline IT Environment and gain tremendous all round knowledge of ICT Infrastructure.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 13 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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

    37.5 hours Mon to Fri 8:30 to 16:30 Term timely with additional 2 weeks work in Holidays.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Oct 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

1st/2nd Line support of the schools Network infrastructure.  3rd Line support as directed by the Network Manager.

In this role you will provide a wide range of support in the following:

  • 1st and 2nd line support for a variety of end users with different IT knowledge and experience.
  • Software installation and upgrade.
  • Setting up a wide range of ICT equipment from laptops to projectors.
  • Hardware installation and upgrades.
  • Trouble shooting software and hardware faults.
  • User profile administration.
  • Network maintenance.
  • Printer setup and maintenance.
  • Maintain and clean all ICT Equipment.
  • Carry out necessary Health and Safety checks where appropriate.
  • Monitor and manage stocks of materials/keep in order and register/update stock control.
  • General administrative duties will be required as well.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Team Worker.
  • Work systematically and Logically through a problem.
  • Common sense.
  • Professional and mature attitude to work in a school.
  • Hard working and eagerness to learn IT.
  • Good time management and punctuality.
  • Knowledge of stage lighting and sound equipment would be advantageous.

Personal qualities

  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Be customer focused.
  • Be flexible.
  • Enjoy working in a school environment.
  • Will be DBS (Previously CRB) checked.

Qualifications required

  • The ideal candidate will have A – C (4 - 9) grades in GCSE Maths, English & ICT (or equivalent).
  • Please add any others you wish to be considered.

Future prospects

The school may offer the chance to progress as an apprentice to the right candidate.

Things to consider

This Apprenticeship is based in a secondary school.

About the employer

We are a school with a fresh mindset. We are unashamedly aspirational and ambitious for all. We pledge to work tirelessly to achieve our aim of quality and excellence in all that we do. We have high aspirations for every student and we are very aware that each child has one opportunity to achieve their potential.

We take our role in providing the best environment for them to discover who they are and their mission in life very seriously.


Nicholas Breakspear RC School


Colney Heath Lane

St. Albans


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Training provider

  • MTA Network Fundamentals.
  • MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals*.
  • MTA Cloud Fundamentals.
  • MTA Software Development Fundamentals.
  • CIW – Internet Business Associate.
  • A portfolio – produced towards the end of the apprenticeship, containing evidence from real work projects which have been completed during the apprenticeship, usually towards the end, and which, taken together, cover the totality of the standard, and which is assessed as part of the end point assessment.
  • A project - giving the apprentice the opportunity to undertake a business-related project over a one-week period away from the day to day workplace.
  • An employer reference.
  • A structured interview with an assessor - exploring what has been produced in the portfolio and the project as well as looking at how it has been produced.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Infrastructure Technician

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Solveway Limited


Sam Speller 01438 567081

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Nov 2017