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Information Communications Support Technician Apprentice MILSTED LANGDON LLP

This apprenticeship will provide you with all the training you need for a successful career in ICT, enabling you to provide both hardware and software technical support to a wide range of users. You will also have the opportunity to work on some interesting IT projects.

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,254.44

    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 – Thursday 09:00 – 17:30, Friday 09:00 – 17:00 (Less college day)

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000067368

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assist in receiving and logging internal IT support requests via phone, email and in person.
  • Provide technical support with hardware and software systems.
  • Escalation of support requests to other team members if you are unable to resolve the issue.
  • Proactively identify potential problems and suggest resolutions where possible.
  • Troubleshooting and rebuilding computers.
  • Review active helpdesk calls within the department, keeping staff updated and resolve where possible.
  • Undertake other duties appropriate to the job role.
  • Assist with IT projects.

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

Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard in Information Communications Technician:

  • Level 3 Information Communications Technician - Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English & Maths (If required, exemptions apply)

1 day / week release for training at Taunton Campus.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A broad introduction to IT and a great opportunity for the right person. This apprenticeship is recognised for entry onto the register of IT technicians confirming SFIA level 3 professional competence and those completing the apprenticeship are eligible to apply for registration. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Working to deadlines

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 / C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C or above) Essential

Things to consider

Although this is primarily an office based role where you will have standard working hours, as with most IT jobs there might be occasions where you need to work outside of normal working hours either in the office or from home. Travel to other offices might also be required from time to time. This might be with another member of the IT team or by yourself.

About the employer

Milsted Langdon are an independent firm of chartered accountants in Bath, Bristol, London, Taunton and Yeovil. Milsted Langdon's 22 partners and over 170 staff across five offices provide sound financial services and advice to individuals and commercial concerns ranging from SMEs to larger corporates and listed companies. Our partners and managers have expertise across an expansive range of specialisms, which are so vital for successful financial management in today’s increasingly complex world.

Employer

MILSTED LANGDON LLP

Address

Winchester House Deane Gate Avenue

Taunton

TA1 2UH

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Training

Training provider

BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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