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Digital Marketing Apprentice Cornerstone Business Solutions Limited

ITEC North East are delighted to be working with Cornerstone in their search for an articulate and ambitious apprentice to join their thriving team. The successful applicant will get involved in maximising sales and marketing campaigns, drafting press releases and organising promotional events and much more!

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Social Media Content & Updating of Social Media Accounts – Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn
  • Creative Content Writing - including social media, blogs, and website content
  • Undertake thorough research for social media, blog, and content projects
  • Newsletter content copy and distribution
  • Update website content
  • Regular communication with clients by phone
  • Assist with managing and maintaining client’s Search Engine Optimisation
  • Creative writing and content writing for client’s websites
  • Update and maintain Websites to improve online performance
  • Analysing performance trends
  • Assist with ongoing online digital Marketing projects
  • Analyse website content - both on and off page
  • Assist with client Marketing projects
  • Maintain and update monthly reports
  • Liaise with clients on a regular basis

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT skills
  • Videography skills are particularly welcome, but this isn't essential

Personal qualities

Cornerstone operate a friendly and cohesive atmosphere so the successful applicant will need to be able to:

  • Work well as part of a high performing team as well as work on their own initiative
  • Be highly organised and comfortable asking for support to achieve desired outcomes
  • Show a willingness to learn and achieve completion of the apprenticeship
  • Highly capable across all social media platforms 
  • Able to work to time constraints 

Desired qualifications

We're more interested in your mindset and attitude to work than your exam results but as a guideline, GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English will provide a solid basis on which to complete the apprenticeship.  

Future prospects

Cornerstone are a growing and ambitious company so fantastic opportunities are entirely realistic for the right applicant.  

About the employer

Cornerstone Business Solutions are a multi award winning IT services business based in the North east of England. We pride ourselves on our levels of customer service and have brought back true service values to the industry. Cornerstone Business Solutions follow a tried and tested process designed to dovetail our services with our clients unique business needs.


Cornerstone Business Solutions Limited


Map House

Westland Way


TS18 3TG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ITEC North East Ltd


Kirsty Haden-Collier 07881377824

Level 3 Digital Marketer apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)


  • Principles of Social Media within a business
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Management of Social Networking
  • Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Creation of websites using HTML / CSS
  • Principles of Keywords and Optimisation
  • Digital Marketing Metrics and Analytics
  • Marketing on mobile devices
  • Producing copy for Digital Media
  • Content Marketing
  • Microsoft MTA HTML 5
  • Google Analytics IQ

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)

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