Apprentice IT Technician FORAY MOTOR GROUP LIMITED

As an Apprentice IT Technician, you will embark on a journey where you will merge your passion for the motor industry with your desire to develop expertise in information technology. This role offers a unique opportunity to work within the motor industry, supporting our operations across multiple locations in the South West UK.

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

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Closing date: 25 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.30 pm 1 hour unpaid lunch break

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    25 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000247288

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Our new apprentice will have opportunities to learn lots of new skills that ensure the business keeps running at optimum pace including:

  • System upgrades
  • Desktop support
  • Hardware, software systems
  • Networking requirements

You will gain exposure to a variety IT environments that will help to solidify your knowledge across the term of your apprenticeship. To support with all this learning, you will work closely with our IT team to gain lots of on the job experience, as well as time to do research and exploration, ensuring you achieve the best possible outcomes for your apprenticeship.

The training you will be getting

By completing your Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship, you will achieve a Level 3 qualification, equivalent to A Level. 

Your training will be carried out on site in your workplace, where we will provide you with time and space to complete your apprenticeship work during your working week. 

The training will be one day per week. 

Functional Skills in English and maths if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once the apprenticeship is complete, there may be opportunites for you to join our IT team as an IT technician and have the opportunity to put all that you have learned during the course of your apprenticeship in to practice. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Desired

About the employer

Foray Motor Group is the South West's award-winning Ford-only dealer group, with dealerships and service centres in Salisbury, Poole, Yeovil, Taunton, Andover, Shaftesbury, Bridgwater and Dorchester. The 9 location group, with an annual turnover in excess of £150m, employs circa 400 people, in a wide variety of job roles, and has excellent opportunities for highly motivated, dedicated and talented people.

Employer

FORAY MOTOR GROUP LIMITED

Address

1 Yarrow Road

Poole

BH12 4QA

Contact

Daniel Butterworth

daniel.butterworth@fmg-uk.com

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Training

Training provider

APPRENTIFY 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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 25 May 2024