APPRENTICE INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN Earl Mortimer College

It is an exciting time to be joining the hardworking and committed staff at Earl Mortimer College in Leominster. The school is focused on providing a high level of education for all children and ensuring that every child has access to the same opportunities.

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,313.60

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - Term Time plus 4 weeks (42 weeks) Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000218967

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Providing IT support to school users - investigating computer problems, liaising with outside agencies for assistance if required
  • Providing assistance to the IT team leader for the safe storage of computer equipment and software and to ensure adequate accessibility of resources
  • Assisting the IT team to ensure a healthy, safe and productive work environment by routine maintenance of computer equipment
  • Providing basic IT training and support for staff in their use of IT
  • Being responsible for virus checking/diagnosis/updating and learning how to carry out basic fault diagnosis
  • Recording changes and monitoring passwords, printer credits and the installation of software, system upgrades and fault diagnosis
  • Attending training courses deemed appropriate to the post and for the professional development of the technician
  • Being familiar with and acting in accordance with the data protection act and software licensing legislation

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Apprenticeship in Information and Communication Technician
    This will also include functional skills if required
  • End point assessment
  • Certificate of completion of the standard
  • You may have to attend formal college sessions (if English & maths are required)
  • You will learn the knowledge, skills and behaviours related to the apprenticeship standard

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • This post could lead to future employment for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

About the employer

The school is focused on providing a high level of education for all children and ensuring that every child has access to the same opportunities. Earl Mortimer College's vision and ethos is rooted in developing aspirational and self-reflective learners who are able to think for themselves and be valuable members of their community. We offer a broad and balanced curriculum, placing significant importance on cultural capital alongside academic achievement.

Employer

Earl Mortimer College

Address

EARL MORTIMER COLLEGE

SOUTH STREET

LEOMINSTER

HR6 8JJ

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Training

Training provider

HEREFORDSHIRE, LUDLOW, AND NORTH SHROPSHIRE COLLEGE

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

Contact

COUNTY TRAINING

enquiries@ctapprenticeships.co.uk

0345 678 9023

Apprenticeship standard

Information communications technician

Level 3 (A level)

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


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