Quiet Storm Digital Apprentice QUIET STORM SOLUTIONS LTD

Within Quiet Storm we have many roles you can develop into, which is why we make the first six weeks fast paced. Week 1 - Communication skills Week 2 - Building Client Relationships Week 3 - Introduction To Social Media Week 4 - Introduction To Design Tools Week 5 - Introduction To Coding Week 6 - Build Your First Website

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Closing date: 05 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Starting at £13.312 with scope to increase inline with development.

    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

    Our working hours are 8.30am - 5.30pm, with an hour for lunch. Days TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    31 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000254475

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

The work is varied and we guarantee you won't get bored, but what we have learnt is we need to 'buddy you up' with the right person, we will pair you up with a Quiet Storm team member to shadow and go to for guidance. 

Most of your training will be working on real websites, and this will be supported by the formal apprentice requirements of the course you take. 

Social Media and SEO

- Learning the basics of SEO & Analytics, Report Building and Social Media

Design

-Learning the basics of Photopea, Photoshop & Canva

- Designing & posting Social Media posts 

Coding 

- W3 Schools tutorials 

- Creating a new wordpress website using Elementor 

Communication Skills 

- Via phone calls, management of our online support inbox, face to face meetings and working alongside our core team

Building Client Relationships 

- Introduction to Storming clients, shadowing client meetings and web reviews

Here are some of the softwares you will be working with, so if you have experience already - that's great. Illustrator; Photoshop; Premier Pro; After Effects; In Design; Acrobat; Word; Excel; Powerpoint; Outlook.

The training you will be getting

- Level 3 Multi Channel Marketer Apprenticeship 

- Day release to Stephenson College, Coalville 

- Functional Skills if necessary

- On-the-job training  

- Off-the-job training 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Development of skills to progress into a full-time role in Quiet Storm that is fit around the persons skills and interests. 

There are lots of possibilities in Quiet Storm for roles. A few examples are: 

- Content writing, social media, and Search Engine Optimisation

- Technical support & web development side

- Project Management & Marketing / Sales 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Knowledge of WordPress website, Knowledge of Adobe Suites, Knowledge of Microsoft Suites

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or (C) equivalent or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or (C) equivalent or above) Essential

Things to consider

- Tell us what you are most passionate about outside work/college? - What subjects did you study at school/college and why did you choose them? - What's one of your greatest achievements? - Have you used any of Adobe Creative Suite?

About the employer

Quiet Storm was first established in 1987 and has worked with some of the World's biggest brands. We are a small team of 12, based in Whitwick, however our clients are spread across the UK. Our key focus is developing websites and business tools as web applications. Some of our senior team started out as apprentices and have worked their way to owning shares in the business. This is an opportunity for anyone who has a hunger for self-development and loves learning new things.

Employer

QUIET STORM SOLUTIONS LTD

Address

TALBOT STREET

WHITWICK

COALVILLE

LE67 5AW

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Training

Training provider

THE SMB GROUP

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

Apprenticeships

apprenticeships@smbgroup.ac.uk

01530 519 001

Apprenticeship standard

Multi-channel marketer

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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