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Apprentice ICT Engineer Capacity2learn Ltd

Capacity2learn Ltd are looking for an individual with a passion with technology to join their IT team to deliver front line IT Support within Leicester based Primary Schools. This position offers the opportunity to progress within the company.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £225.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001826462

  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a confident and personable team-player with a passion for technology who will take ownership & responsibility for IT hardware and system configurations and fault fixing.


The ideal candidate will have experience working with Microsoft & Apple Operating Systems and have strong skills in diagnosing and resolving software and hardware incidents.


In return, we offer an attractive benefits package including career development opportunities, a holiday package, private healthcare and more.
 

Responsibilities

  • Provide 1st and 2nd Line Support face to face at client sites as well as using remote access software
  • Integrate into small IT team and build relationships with client teams
  • Responsible for solving hardware and software problems & prioritising faults
  • Setting up and configuring IT systems and software for users, in accordance with company standards
  • Maintain IT related documentation & helpdesk

 

This role will involve daily travel in Leicester between client sites across the City, so please consider your transport options before applying.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication and relationship building skills
  • Methodical approach to fault finding and diagnosis
  • Experience using Windows and Apple operating systems & MS365
  • A basic understanding of networking
  • Ability to collaborate with suppliers and partners to deliver solutions

Personal qualities

  • Flexible, independent & self-motivated team player
  • Committed to customer satisfaction and ownership of issues
  • Dedicated and motivated and will go above and beyond the obvious request of the customer and the business
  • Good at listening, building rapport, establishing empathy
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities with keen attention to detail

Desired qualifications

GCSE C/4 or above in English, Maths and an IT related qualification is essential

 

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This role will involve daily travel in Leicester between client sites across the City, so please consider your transport options before applying.

Additional training to take place at Loughborough College to develop knowledge, skills, and behaviours to accordance to this Apprenticeship. Please ensure you are able to travel before applying.

Loughborough College has the right to close this vacancy before the end date.


About the employer

IT Support Provider in the Education Sector

Small team focused on exceptional customer service and working as a team on the client sites. Our Leicestershire team are friendly down to earth IT professionals dedicated to improving the provision of IT into our schools in the region and driving up the standards.

Employer

Capacity2learn Ltd

Address

Advanced Technology Innovation C

Oakwood Drive

Loughborough

LE11 3QF

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Training

Training provider

LOUGHBOROUGH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College

Contact

Richenda Gordon-Pullar apprenticeships@loucoll.ac.uk

Information Communications Technician level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/information-communications-technician-v1-0

 

End-Point Assessment (EPA)

End-point assessment (EPA) is the final stage that an apprentice goes through to complete their Apprenticeship.

The Apprentice must show their learning to an independent end-point assessor and the grades available are distinction, pass or fail.

The EPA will include: Project with Questionnaire & Portfolio Interview.

 

Delivery Method

Our delivery model includes a 1 day per week college attendance for training and development of skills, knowledge and behaviours and 1:1 support from your trainer assessor in the workplace and will include assignments, work-based company projects and self-study.

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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