Software Engineer Apprenticeship (Newbury) VODAFONE LIMITED

Start your career at Vodafone Embrace new advancements. And we'll develop your skills. With hands-on education, real-world qualifications, and programmes covering an array of new and exciting business areas, apprenticeships aren’t what they used to be. At Vodafone, they’re so much more.

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

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £22,652.00

    Competitive annual salary between £22,652 - £24,652 plus annual performance bonus

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:15pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000207491

  • Positions

    5 available

What you will do in your working day

For those who live and breathe technology, our journey of digital transformation is an endless adventure - not just a one-time event. It’s our passion, our drive, and the pulse that keeps us evolving to make life better for you. We're not content with the status quo; we're all about pushing boundaries, and we're inviting you to be part of it!

  • Imagine a world where technology not only makes things easier but also adds excitement to your everyday experiences. We're on a constant quest to make our digital journeys smoother, simpler, and downright fun. We're like digital explorers, always on the lookout for ways to connect you with what you love, faster and more flexibly than ever.
  • If you're the type who's always ahead of the tech curve, if the thrill of finding innovative solutions to challenges gets your heart racing, then you're the kind of person we're seeking. In this role, you'll dive into the heart of technology, crafting, testing, and launching systems that shape the future. No worries if things get intense; we thrive under pressure, and with our unwavering support, you're set to conquer any deadline.
  • As a software developer, you won't just write code; you'll craft experiences. You'll unravel the mysteries of software design, coding and testing, building your expertise every step of the way, putting your work directly into the hands of our customers. Picture yourself as a vital member of a dynamic engineering community, collaborating with fellow minds to bring ground-breaking ideas to life. Your passion fuels our progress, and together, there's no limit to what we can achieve.
  • Don't think you have the skills? Don't worry as this role comes with the apprenticeship programme to help learn and develop you into the role, we encourage you to apply as you may be the right candidate for this role and our recruitment team can help you see how your skills fit in.

Apprenticeships aren’t what they used to be. These days, they’re a platform for your generation to go on and own the future, and frankly, we love to see it.

The training you will be getting

  • This role comes with a level 4 apprenticeship to support your learning. The qualification is a Level 4 Software Developer and we partner with a fantastic learning provider to support you all of the way.
  • 20% of your working week will be spent learning with our partner remotely.
  • Once you have successfully completed the apprenticeship and have your qualification we will continue to support your career journey with Vodafone UK.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Once you have successfully completed the apprenticeship and have your qualification we will continue to support your career journey with Vodafone UK

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4 or Above) Essential

Things to consider

Don't think you have the skills? Don't worry as this role comes with the apprenticeship programme to help learn and develop you into the role, we encourage you to apply as you may be the right candidate for this role and our recruitment team can help you see how your skills fit in.

About the employer

We’re a global technology communications company that empowers people and businesses to stay connected and thrive in a digital world. With a focus on innovation, sustainability and earning customer loyalty, we leverage cutting-edge technology to offer products and services that enhance communication and improve lives. Digital is Vodafone UK’s largest channel for our customers. We are committed to providing #1 Digital Experiences for our customers through sales and service

Employer

VODAFONE LIMITED

Address

Vodafone House

The Connection

Newbury

RG14 2FN

Contact

youth.recruitment@vodafone.com

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Training

Training provider

MULTIVERSE GROUP LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Software developer

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024