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IT Support Apprentice Hamwic Education Trust

Are you an enthusiastic about IT, or an aspiring ICT support technician? Do you have a desire to help and support others with computer related issues? If so, then this could be the opportunity for you! Baltic apprenticeships are delighted to be working in partnership with The Hamwic Education Trust.

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

Apply now

Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,392.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    26 May 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001820654

  • Positions

    1 available

Are you an enthusiastic about IT, or an aspiring ICT support technician? Do you have a desire to help and support others with computer related issues? If so, then this could be the opportunity for you! Baltic apprenticeships are delighted to be working in partnership with The Hamwic Education Trust.

The Hamwic Education Trust are a Trust which celebrates the uniqueness of their pupils, their staff and their schools. They aim for everyone to achieve their full potential through the pathways of opportunities available. The Trust identifies that within it there are many colleagues who are highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated to furthering their practice. From this, they have created an opportunity open to all staff across their academies to construct, collaborate and create. They are now looking to support an aspiring IT technician through an IT Support apprenticeship.

You will be based in Weston Park Primary School - SO19 9HX.

Roles & Responsibilities (Will include but not limited to):

  • Liaise with staff to support the efficient use of ICT in the school
  • Set up new users on networks when required
  • Maintain system integrity and security by changing passwords on the system and informing staff of any changes
  • Install standalone software, configure software and provide simple software guides
  • Operate and tailor software to meet the needs of the school
  • Check, set up and install new equipment
  • Ensure new equipment including PCs, data projectors, electronic white boards, digital cameras etc. is suitable to meet the needs of users, offering support and training as required


Desired Qualities, Skills & Knowledge

  • Willingness and eager to learn
  • Clear passion and interest in IT/technology
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Logical mind-set
  • Ability to manage time
  • Good understanding of hardware and software
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Level 4/C or above in Maths or equivalent

Salary, Hours & Benefits

  • £15,392 per annum
  • Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm
  • 37 hours per week
  • 23 days holiday entitlement + bank holidays
  • Onsite parking
  • Excellent CPD opportunities and Training and Development Programmes
  • In-house Teaching School
  • An individual induction programme supported by a mentor
  • Networking groups for Teachers, Business Managers, Site Teams and IT staff
  • Eligibility to join the Teachers’ Pension Scheme or Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A tax efficient childcare scheme through salary sacrifice
  • Free eye tests up to the value of £25 for users of VDU equipment and contribution up to the value of £60 towards the purchase of glasses specifically for the use of display screen equipment
  • Opportunity to become a school workplace Health and Wellbeing representative, meeting with other schools on a termly basis and feeding into the Health and Wellbeing strategy
  • Access to the Trust Health and Wellbeing pages - All staff are encouraged to visit the intranet pages and will be given an individual logon to access the site
  • Access to a staff benefits portal through Sodexo and Portsmouth payroll offering a range of discount on: Travel bookings, High street vouchers, Gift cards, Cinema tickets, Days out, Leisure activities, Day to day spending
  • The Trust offer a free staff counselling service/Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) through Health Assured.  This is a service where staff can access confidential counselling, intended to deal with personal problems that might adversely impact work performance, life, health and wellbeing.  

There are career progression opportunities available upon completion of the programme.

About Baltic:
Baltic Apprenticeships were the first training provider to offer a completely tech-focused, tech-driven training solution. We help people to transform their knowledge and passion into skills employers need.

If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch! Once we’ve received your application, one of our teams will be in touch to help you with the next stage.

Eligibility Criteria:
Individuals must have a valid and eligible residency status to apply for this role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal

Personal qualities

  • Willingness and eager to learn
  • Clear passion and interest in IT/technology
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Logical mind-set
  • Ability to manage time
  • Good understanding of hardware and software

Desired qualifications

  • Level 4/C or above in Maths or equivalent

Future prospects

There are career progression opportunities available upon completion of the programme.


About the employer

The Hamwic Education Trust are a Trust which celebrates the uniqueness of their pupils, their staff and their schools. They aim for everyone to achieve their full potential through the pathways of opportunities available. The Trust identifies that within it there are many colleagues who are highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated to furthering their practice. From this, they have created an opportunity open to all staff across their academies to construct, collaborate and create.

Employer

Hamwic Education Trust

Address

Newtown Road

SOUTHAMPTON

SO19 9HX

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Additional location information

Weston Park Primary School

Training

Training provider

BALTIC TRAINING SERVICES LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Baltic Training Services Limited

Contact

Millie Stokle 01325 731 053 millie.stokle@balticapprenticeships.com

Level 3 Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship Standard

https://www.balticapprenticeships.com/apprentices/it-support-technician-apprenticeship?hsLang=en

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: today