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Website Designer Apprentice Harrogate Web Solutions Ltd

VQ Solutions are looking for a creative aspiring web designer to work for a dynamic and fast-growing web design company based in central Harrogate. If you have a passion for web design and digital marketing, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.38

    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 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001831212

  • Positions

    1 available

During this apprenticeship you will have full support from experienced web developers who will be able to assist you in the following duties:

  • Designing and creating website content
  • Testing websites
  • Working on front-end development
  • Supporting and resolving client issues
  • Updating Social Media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
  • Communicating with clients when required via email and phone

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Passion for IT and Web Design
  • Basic Photoshop skills
  • Understanding of social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to use own initiative 
  • Willingness to learn new skills and take on challenges
  • Good time management and organisation skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • Enthusiastic
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Confident
  • Organised
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs Grades (4/C and above) or equivalent, including maths and English 
  • IT qualification (Preferable) 

Future prospects

  • The majority of our apprentices secure full time employment upon the completion of their apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • The employer has asked that providers do not contact them with CVs or other unsolicited correspondence
  • Any unwanted contact may be reported to the ESFA

About the employer

Since October 2010, we have a proven track record in designing and developing WordPress portfolio and eCommerce websites. We not only build our own WordPress themes, but also build our own plugins which means quicker websites without the bloat of third party software, and more enquiries.

Harrogate Web Solutions have sensibly grown in experience and numbers to ensure the optimum balance between personalised service and a great product.

We were officially recognised as one of the best businesses in Harrogate and since then have gone from strength to strength. As one of the leading website development and hosting companies in Harrogate, we have a proven track record of happy clients and have ranked first on Google for over 5 years.

Whether you’re a start-up business or want to revamp your website with a fresh new look, you can rest assured that any questions you have can be answered, without the pressure of being sold something you don’t need.

We are passionate about our work and our team of designers and developers will go out of their way to make sure you get what you need.

Website security is one of our top priorities and we will offer advice on how to run your business safely online.

Employer

Harrogate Web Solutions Ltd

Address

Windsor House

Cornwall Road

Harrogate

HG1 2PW

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Training

Training provider

VQ SOLUTIONS LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by VQ Solutions Ltd

Contact

Christy Slater 01423 740006 christy.slater@vqsolutions.co.uk

  • Training will be provided by VQ Solutions and you will work towards an Advanced Level 3 Digital Marketer Standard
  • This includes vendor CIW qualifications
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)


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