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Software Developer Apprentice NOLAN BUSINESS SOLUTIONS PLC

You will be involved in bespoke development of software related to the Microsoft GP Financial system, as well as improving and maintaining the existing product portfolio. You will have the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge in NetSuite and MS Dynamics platforms, as well as the opportunity to work with the best solutions in the marketplace.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The wage will be £18,000 - £20,000 DOE. 22 days holiday plus 8 Bank holidays and your birthday off. Hybrid working. Pension. Casual dress-code. Annual Christmas and Summer parties. Free on-site parking. Private medical insurance. Perkbox membership.

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 09:00-17:30 (with 1 hour for lunch)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    16 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A great opportunity for anyone who is looking to progress further as a Software Developer. If you have experience/knowledge in coding and you are looking to join a global company in their exciting future development, then this could be just the role you are looking for. As a Software Developer Apprentice, you will be:

  • Working with a talented team to develop, test, support and maintain web and desktop based applications, built on or within Microsoft Great Plains financial solution.
  • Assist in the creation of functional design documents and time estimates.
  • Analysing and resolving technical and application problems.
  • Adhering to quality development principles while delivering solutions on time and on budget.
  • Package and support deployment of software releases.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Full training towards L4 Software Developer will be provided by PETA Ltd. You will complete a 24-month apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Future development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Initiative, Desire to learn and improve, Keen interest in programming, Good understanding of OOP, Knowledge in C#, Knowledge of SQL Server


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/4-9 or level 2 equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/4-9 or level 2 equivalent) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Software Development, Computer Science or similar (Grade Pass or above) Essential

Things to consider

We would encourage early submissions of applications, as these will be considered on receipt and suitable candidates invited for interview. We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early if the vacancy is filled before the closing.

About the employer

Providing businesses with software solutions, we specialise in new system implementations and utilise our experienced development team to solve the business problems other ERP solution providers shy away from. By taking a consultative approach from the beginning and working closely with our clients, we ensure we fully understand the needs of the business and can therefore implement a solution that adds real value, to give the client a competitive advantage.







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Apprenticeship standard

Software developer

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

Once you have applied for this apprenticeship, you will receive an email with an application form on that you will need to complete. Please keep an eye on your inbox (and spam / junk folder) for this email and complete the form as soon as possible. We look forward to receiving your application!

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2022