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Application Support Analyst Apprentice Libresoft Ltd

As an Application Support Analyst Apprentice, you will be undertaking a recognised apprenticeship qualification including Microsoft certifications, at the same time as working as part of the company software development team.

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

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £198.75

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001718531

  • Positions

    1 available

The position involves working as part of a small office-based team supporting Primary and Secondary Schools with the Library Management System that we have developed.

As a Microsoft Software Developer Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the team to assist with technical problems
  • Logging technical bugs with the development team
  • Troubleshooting and implementing fixes to technical bugs
  • Bug testing new releases of the system

Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start to your professional career within the IT industry.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A desire to impress colleagues and customers
  • Using initiative to deliver impressive results
  • Eagerness to learn and develop tech skills
  • Flexibility, team spirit, adaptability and the ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendly, confident, smart and personable
  • Enthusiastic, tenacious and hard working
  • Impressive organisation skills
  • An organised approach to workload
  • A pro-active 'can do' attitude
  • A desire to grow the business
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Superb IT skills and a base knowledge of hardware & software

Personal qualities

  • The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hardworking individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career in technology. The company are looking for someone with a positive, highly self-motivating, can-do attitude and who isnt afraid to ask questions

Desired qualifications

  • To be considered for this role, you ideally will hold a C/4 grade in both GCSE maths & English, and in three or four other subjects at least
  • You will have gained a GCSE, BTEC or A Level in IT or have some hands-on experience with software, coding & programming

Future prospects

  • There is a good opportunity to progress into a full-time web developer / support analyst / software tester role for the right candidate

Things to consider

  • Please note that your commute may be taken into consideration when we review your application, in line with our safeguarding practices

About the employer

Our client is a family company, based in Winchester, Hampshire. The company was founded in 2009 and over the past 10 years the original team of two has grown to more than 30 in 2020. They create beautiful tools for schools, helping staff and students to achieve more. They have developed a very popular piece of library software called Librarian for use in schools.

Employer

Libresoft Ltd

Address

37

Courtenay Road

Winchester

SO23 7ER

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Training

Training provider

Intequal Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Intequal Limited

Contact

Jodie Dickens

You will be enrolled onto the award-winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. The Software Developer (Level 3) apprenticeship contains the following knowledge modules and Microsoft Technological Associate (MTA) certifications:

  • Software Development Context & Methodologies
  • Programming MTA Software Development Fundamentals

MTA Database Fundamentals You will attend 3 training courses to help you pass the exams for the 2 knowledge modules and the MTA:

  • Software Development Context & Methodologies
  • Programming Using Database Fundamentals These qualifications are globally recognised industry certifications and form the significant building block of software development knowledge for anybody looking to start a career in software development

Apprenticeship standard

Software development technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

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

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021