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IT Apprentice PORVAIR FILTRATION GROUP LIMITED

PETA are proud to be working with Porvair Filtration Group to support them with the recruitment of an IT Apprentice. This role is a fantastic first step towards a career in IT support with an international business.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    The salary will be between £15,000-£16,000 dependant on experience. 5 weeks holiday a year plus bank holidays with the option to purchase an additional week’s holiday at the start of the holiday year. 4 ½ day week finishing at 12 noon on Friday.

  • Working week

    Monday-Thursday 08:00-17:00 and Friday 08:00-12:00.

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    22 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000072729

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an IT Apprentice, you will have the opportunity to gain a good understanding of the IT systems and infrastructure within Porvair. You will also learn how to provide support and training to users on the key business systems. Day to day responsibilities of the role will include: 

  • Using a helpdesk system to provide help and support to users
  • Maintaining accurate hardware and software inventories
  • Documenting processes
  • Providing training to users
  • Visiting other sites within the UK as required
  • Occasional out of hours working

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

Full training towards L3 Information Communication Technician: Support Technician will be provided. You will complete a 22-month apprenticeship. As part of your apprenticeship, you will undertake 25 days of training at the PETA centre in Cosham where you will complete the following qualifications:

  • PETA Networking Fundamentals 

  • PETA Server Fundamentals

  • PETA Security Fundamentals

  • 10 Quality of Life (QoL) training days

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is potential for a full-time role to be offered to the suitable and successful candidate upon completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Initiative, Keen interest in IT, Eager to learn new skills, Knowledge of Microsoft desktop

Qualifications

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 Information Technology or equivalent (Grade Pass or above) Desired

Things to consider

Benefits: 5 weeks holiday a year plus bank holidays with the option to purchase an additional week’s holiday at the start of the holiday year. 4 ½ day week finishing at 12 noon on Friday. Pension scheme minimum employee contribution 3% which attracts an employer contribution of 6%, next level is 4% EE’s & 7% ER’s, life assurance 4 x annual salary - Contributions are through salary sacrifice. Cycle to work scheme. AXA cashback scheme – money back on everyday healthcare bills e.g. dentist, opticians etc. Porvair Discounts – employee benefits platform (Sodexo). Free parking on site. On site gym that can be accessed during factory opening hours once an induction has been completed. A full driving licence would be beneficial. 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 date.

About the employer

Porvair Filtration Group is an innovative, rapidly growing, global leader in the development and supply of materials and products for applications in filtration and separation. Here at Porvair you can expect a career full of challenges, responsibilities and rewards, within a company dedicated to working together to provide the best solutions for our customers. As an IT Apprentice at Porvair, we are committed to investing in you to enable you to reach your full potential.

Employer

PORVAIR FILTRATION GROUP LIMITED

Address

1

Concorde Close

Fareham

PO15 5RT

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Training

Training provider

PETA LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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 monitor 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: 30 Sep 2022