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Apprentice IT Support Technician Total IT Services

Are you an IT and technology enthusiast who is passionate about IT? If you have drive, ambition and are keen to start your IT career this could be the role for you. Working for a small, friendly IT business the role will involve all aspects of IT Technician duties. For more info please apply to South Staffs College today!

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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, 8.30am - 5.00pm with half an hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001767963

  • Positions

    1 available

Working for a small, friendly and professional IT company near Lichfield, the role includes:

  • Handling incoming calls from customers who have an IT related query
  • Helping fix computer problems over the telephone
  • Logging all calls on the computer system
  • Going out with an experienced IT Technician to customer’s sites to repair computer problems
  • 1st Line helpdesk support to customers with an IT related issue
  • Providing an excellent standard of customer service
  • Using the computer to send emails to customers
  • General associated office administration duties
  • Working in a busy, friendly office as part of a team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to provide a first class IT Customer Support Service

Personal qualities

  • Strong proven interest in IT is essential
  • Confident
  • Excellent communicator as well as listener
  • Ability to problem solve

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSE's at Grade A-C or 4-9 or equivalents including maths, English and ICT

Future prospects

  • To become a permanent member of the IT team and continue to gain further qualifications

Things to consider

  • Do you have your own transport? This is essential due to the location of the employer and the nature of the role

About the employer

Total IT offer Business IT Services for Lichfield and Staffordshire. Total IT can visit your business or home, normally the same day. We can fix any issues you may be experiencing with your Microsoft Servers, PC Computers, Laptops, Email or Network, or help if need computer repair or virus removal.

We are a reliable and very friendly Lichfield based company that takes great pride in looking after all of our clients, we offer businesses in Staffordshire corporate grade IT services with great local service and at a competitive price.

Employer

Total IT Services

Address

Elmhurst Business Park

Park Lane

Lichfield

WS13 8EX

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Staffordshire College

Contact

Donna Cartwright 03004 562424 apprenticeship@southstaffs.ac.uk

Information Communications Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend South Staffs College in Tamworth on a day release basis for training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your employer. You will work towards an Infrastructure Technician Standard.

The qualification will consist of:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills English and maths
  • Knowledge, skills and behaviours as detailed in the standard

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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