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Creative and Digital Media Apprentice GRAPHIC POWER LTD

Graphic Power are looking to take on an apprentice for an exciting position at our growing marketing and print agency. The ideal applicant will have a keen interest in working with graphics and different printers. You will be willing to learn new skills and be a quick learner, alongside being able to heavy pieces of equipment as part of your role.

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Closing date: 06 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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, shifts to be confirmed at time of interview on rota basis.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000084167

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working with different design software and print machines Design, proof and check different designs before they go to print
  • Checking appropriate adobe software and then proofing designs before they go to print
  • Design the graphics for using different software tools, proof to the client before printing to ensure they are happy with the design
  • Manual lifting of heavy rolls of media
  • You will also be working alongside the Production Manager to learn photography which will be required when doing photo shoots for different clients
  • Managing the print machines and loading different types of media and inks, cutting out and applying graphics to the different units such as roller banners and pop-up stands
  • Have a keen eye for detail to ensure all products that leave the building are to the highest standard for our client
  • You will be taught how to properly use a camera, including lenses, lights/flashes, and all of the settings within the camera
  • You will also learn how to properly process the images you take depending upon their intended use
  • Finally, you may be asked to attend different sites

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

The candidate will be required to complete the Level 3 Junior Content Producer apprenticeship standard at Hull College. You will attend the college one day a week in order to complete tasks to contribute to your portfolio. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion of the apprenticeship there may be the opportunity to progress into full-time employment with the organisation for the right candidate. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

This vacancy does involve lifting heavy objects.

About the employer

Graphic Power is a full-service creative agency specialising in design, marketing, website development, exhibition space and print. Whether it’s creating a brand, designing a website, producing a piece of print or making merchandising to help build your business. We look at each and every project differently, producing a solution that’s right for you.

Employer

GRAPHIC POWER LTD

Address

197 HALLGATE

COTTINGHAM

HU16 4BB

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Training

Training provider

HULL COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Content creator

Level 3 (A level)


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