IT Support Apprenticeship - 0719

YOUR IT DEPARTMENT LTD

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration

14 months

Possible start date

17 Jun 2017

Date posted

14 Mar 2017

Apprenticeship level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC001186219

Responsibilities of the IT Support Apprentice:

  • Providing 1st Line technical support to customers – taking enquiries via Telephone, Email and Live Chat
  • Support windows pc’s, servers, network devices and printers
  • Accurate categorisation and recording of service tickets on ConnectWise (Our IT Business Management System)
  • Initial troubleshooting of incidents using basic troubleshooting methods.
  • Accurate recording of all troubleshooting steps and resolutions
  • Accurately update customer documentation
  • Work towards agreed service level agreements
  • Escalation of tickets to appropriate teams

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Requirements of the IT Support Apprentice:

  • Confident communicating with others
  • Able to prioritise tasks whilst maintaining a clear customer focused approach
  • Reliable and willing to solve client demands
  • Keen for new experience, responsibility and accountability
  • Able to get on with others and be a team-player

Personal qualities

An enthusiastic, professional attitude and commitment to learning new skills.

Qualifications required

Someone with ideally 5 GCSE grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Mathematics and English.

Future prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programmes offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

A fast growing IT Support and services company based in Nottingham have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice service desk analyst to work in a fast- paced and technically challenging environment.

Employer

YOUR IT DEPARTMENT LTD

Training provider

Apprenticeships and Vendor qualifications gained:

  • Advanced Apprenticeship Infrastructure Technician Level 3 (equivalent to A- level educational level)
  • MTA Networking Fundamentals
  • MTA Mobility and Devices Fundamentals
  • MTA Cloud Fundamentals
  • One Microsoft MOC on demanded course

Apprenticeship framework

IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

03450747825 QAAVacancyAdvertising@qa.com

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2017