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Information Communications Technician (ICT) Apprentice L3 Quantum Computer Repairs and Sales

Quantum Computer Repairs are looking to expand their team within the Northallerton area. The successful candidate will have a keen desire to learn about computers and support with ICT related duties while working towards a qualification in ICT L3.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,233.60

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Times will be agreed upon with successful candidate

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 May 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000122504

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Sorting new stock deliveries and Testing.
  • Refurbishing new devices (laptops, PCs and Tablets)
  • Listing items for sale online
  • General Repairs and maintenance
  • Visiting Customer sites to carry out upgrades/installations and repairs
  • Building and setting up various Gaming PC’s (hardware and software)
  • Setting up and installing software on refurbished devices.
  • Checking all devices have up to date drivers
  • Testing Gaming PC benchmarks

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

  • Level 3 Informations Communication Technician apprenticeship standard:
  • On and off the job training
  • Day release at College/Training Centre (Newcastle/Middlesbrough)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once you have completed this apprenticeship you can move into the ICT support roles available within the ICT industry. Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship, the company will need to review if they have capacity available for permanent member of staff.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade 4+) Essential
Other Driving License (Grade PASS) Desired

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage. Ability in heavy manual lifting Ability to use initiative and apply common sense A reasonable understanding of IT An Interest in Audio Visual Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

About the employer

QCRS is an independent online electrical retailer, offering a wide range of consumer electronics including laptops, Computers, Apple Mac and gaming peripherals.

Employer

Quantum Computer Repairs and Sales

Address

Unit 5

Oaktree Enterprise Park

Bullamoor Road

DL6 3RA

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Training

Training provider

MIDDLESBROUGH COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


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