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IT Technician Apprentice T J CRUMP OAKWRIGHTS LTD

We are looking for an internal IT technician who can help support approximately 100 staff, PCs, server, network infrastructure, software, and systems administration. The role would encompass learning to support a very wide range of systems and devices, becoming the “go-to” person for day-to-day support. Duties include repairing or upgrading hardware including laptops and desktops, monitoring and maintaining computer systems and our network and talking staff through a series of actions - either face-to-face or over the telephone or remote links to address issues they may be having.

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

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,500.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday (times TBC)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    22 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000123274

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Example duties:

  • Installing and configuring desktop and laptop computer systems, network devices, tablets, smartphones and desk phones
  • Repairing or upgrading hardware including laptops and desktops
  • Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and our network
  • Talking staff through a series of actions - either face-to-face or over the telephone or remote links to address issues they may be having
  • Troubleshooting system and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware/software faults

 

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

  • Information Communications Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:
  • Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment

The successful candidate will undertake an eighteen-month, nationally recognised qualification through TDM. This is a work-based learning programme which will require commitment to block weeks in an online training room once every quarter working towards the qualification along with weekly off the job training and monthly coaching sessions.

You will be required to demonstrate through the standard that you meet all competencies and behaviours, which will lead to the achievement of the qualification. These block weeks will take place online in virtual classrooms.

You will have a designated mentor in the workplace to support your learning and at the end of programme will be assessed via an external assessment body.

This is a Level 3 qualification.

Knowledge Areas Include:

  • Hardware and Networking
  • Software and Security
  • ICT Administration

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility to progress to a higher level apprenticeship and grow and develop a long term career in IT with the Company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Nestled in the rural countryside of Herefordshire, Oakwrights has operated nationwide and abroad since 1999. Like an acorn to an oak, we have grown from six employees to 135 during the past 20 years. We are now established as one of the leading oak frame building companies in the UK. While we strive to improve efficiencies by investing in advanced technologies and continual staff development, we remain true to our roots as a family-focused passionate company. Having established the business, Tim Crump remains at the helm. Tim remembers Oakwrights’ humble beginnings and continues to drive the company forward by exceeding our customers’ expectations. Passion is at the heart of our business. Our designers strive to bring your aspirations and dreams alive as a 3D model, while our expert craftsmen carefully transform those drawings into an oak-framed reality.  

Employer

T J CRUMP OAKWRIGHTS LTD

Address

The Lakes

Hereford

HR4 7PU

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Training

Training provider

THE DEVELOPMENT MANAGER LTD

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2023