IT Security Apprentice LYRECO UK LIMITED

We partner with our customers to drive performance. We provide everything organisations need for their teams to have a great working day. Social and environmental responsibility runs through everything we do. You will be providing first line technical and user support, covering all aspects of information security and technology.

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Closing date: 17 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am to 5:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    46 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    16 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The apprentices taks and responsibilities will include:

  • To provide first line technical and user support, covering all aspects of information security and technology
  • Ensure issue resolution is carried out promptly and effectively in a compliant and secure manner.
  • Help to identify risks
  • Develop new and review existing information security training, education and awareness

The training you will be getting

Apprentices will undertake the level 6 digital and technology solutions professional degree apprenticeship studied at Staffordshire University. Apprentices will complete launch weeks at our Stoke on Trent campus for 1 week per semester. On completion of the programme, apprentices will achieve a BSc (Hons) Digital & Technology Solutions.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

This role offers long term opportunities to progress to a permanent position upon completion of the apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Highly motivated, Excellent communicator, Enthusiastic, Willing to learn, Act as an ambassador of Lyreco


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above or equivilant) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 x A Levels or Level 3 BTEC (Grade BCC or equivalent) Essential
A Level or equivalent Computer Studies (Grade C or above) Desired

Things to consider

The location is Telford, so driving would be desirable unless local and can bike / walk to work.

About the employer

The Lyreco group is the European leader and the third largest distributor of workplace products and services in the world. A privately owned company since 1926, Lyreco has constantly adapted to the evolutions of workplace thanks to its focus on excellence in customer experience, strong partnerships with renowned suppliers, and efficient logistics. The group directly operates in 25 countries in Europe and Asia and covers 16 additional markets on 4 continents through a network of distribution partners.




Deer Park Court Donnington Wood



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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


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Apprenticeship standard

Digital and technology solutions professional

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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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