Level 3 IT Solutions Apprenticeship - Abbot Beyne School INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

We are currently seeking an IT Solutions Apprentice to join our team, You will be working under the direction and instruction of senior staff to support the school’s IT systems, applications and associated software.

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Closing date: 20 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 3.00pm - daily breaks 1 x 20 mins and 1 x 40 mins

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

To work under the direction and instruction of senior staff to support the school’s IT systems, applications and associated software.

Support for the Classroom:

  • To troubleshoot software and hardware faults for staff and students
  • To monitor the IT help desk and respond appropriately quickly to any issues raised
  • To install software and hardware
  • To help promote the Health and Safety and good behaviour of pupils when required
  • To provide adequate training and quality documentation for all systems
  • To support the iPad infrastructure across the school to enhance teaching and learning

Support for Resources:

  • To undertake the implementation and maintenance of the school’s IT systems to comply with users’ requirements and changes in legislation
  • To ensure the inclusion of controls and procedures to maintain the security, privacy, reliability and confidentiality of data in all systems
  • To assist with the monitoring and management of stock (software and hardware) cataloguing resources and undertaking audits as required
  • To maintain specialist equipment, check for quality safety, undertake specialist repairs/modifications within own capabilities

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 IT Solutions Apprenticeship Standard qualification 
  • Training schedule has yet to be agreed
  • Details will be made available at a later date

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • The right candidate may be offered a permanent position after completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4 or Level 2 equivalent) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or Level 2 equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

Pre-employment checks Please be aware that upon a successful offer of employment the company completes digitalised right-to-work checks and DBS applications via an external provider - Vetting.Com. The company also completes an internal online social media search, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance.

About the employer

Inspire ATA is an official Flexi-Job Apprenticeship Agency, licenced by the Department for Education. Currently ranked 2nd in the Rate My Apprenticeship Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers in the UK Award 2023-2024. Inspire ATA specialises in creating apprenticeship opportunities, where we recruit and employ the apprentice on behalf of our host clients, enabling us to offer additional support and a better experience for both the apprentice and the client as the experts in the industry. We arrange the most suitable and appropriate apprenticeship training from one of our partnered training providers. If you are successful in securing an apprenticeship with Inspire ATA, it is important to understand that Inspire ATA will be your employer and the apprenticeship placement will be a separate organisation that simply hosts you as an apprentice. As a Flexi-Job Apprenticeship Agency, Inspire ATA performs an important role in developing the UK labour market and it is our responsibility to ensure that talent is recognised, developed, and matched with business needs, whatever the background of the individual, irrespective of race, disability, age, religion or belief, sexual orientation, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity and gender reassignment. We are proud of the diverse nature of our business and work with clients to ensure that all candidates are treated with courtesy and respect.




Linnell Building

Osborne Street


DE15 0JL

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Training provider


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

IT solutions 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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