Apprentice Web Developer

GIVENERGY LTD

Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 9HX

Closes in 2 days (Sunday 21 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 25 June 2024


Summary

GivEducation are looking for an Apprentice Web Developer to join our team in our UK Head Office. You will be enrolled with NSCG (Newcastle and Stafford College Group) and will complete a Level 4 Apprenticeship in Software Development which will start in September 2024.

Annual wage
£16,000 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Software developer (level 4)
Hours
Monday - Friday 9am-5pm.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September

Duration

2 Years

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Software Developer Level 4 - https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/software-developer-v1-1
  • 20% off the job training.Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date.

Where you’ll work

Unit 1, Osprey House

Brymbo Road

Newcastle-under-Lyme

ST5 9HX

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

NEWCASTLE AND STAFFORD COLLEGES GROUP

Your training course

Software developer (level 4)

Equal to higher national certificate (HNC)

Course contents
  • create logical and maintainable code
  • develop effective user interfaces
  • link code to data sets
  • test code and analyse results to correct errors found using unit testing
  • conduct a range of test types, such as Integration, System, User Acceptance, Non-Functional, Performance and Security testing.
  • identify and create test scenarios
  • apply structured techniques to problem solving, debug code and understand the structure of programmes in order to identify and resolve issues
  • create simple software designs to effectively communicate understanding of the program
  • create analysis artefacts, such as use cases and/or user stories
  • build, manage and deploy code into the relevant environment
  • apply an appropriate software development approach according to the relevant paradigm (for example object oriented, event driven or procedural)
  • follow software designs and functional or technical specifications
  • follow testing frameworks and methodologies
  • follow company, team or client approaches to continuous integration, version and source control
  • communicate software solutions and ideas to technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • apply algorithms, logic and data structures
  • interpret and implement a given design whist remaining compliant with security and maintainability requirements
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 4/C or above)
    • Maths (grade 4/C or above)
    • Level 3 ICT or Relevant (grade Pass or above)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Team working

    Other requirements

    In return for your hard work, this is what we bring to the table: Make your birthday your own! We offer a paid day off to do whatever makes you happy. Refer-A-Friend scheme* (£500 per successful referral!) Cycle To Work Scheme*. Work in friendly and supportive environment with a smart/casual dress code, and free company branded workwear provided. • We love to home-grow our talent, so there’s plenty of opportunities to progress and grow and bags of continuous professional development. Discounts available on our products.* * Terms apply

    About this company

    We’re so excited to be expanding the GivEducation team, a subsidiary of GivEnergy. This project is aimed at bringing high quality education technology to schools with an emphasis on helping those with special needs and students who have extenuating life circumstances. GivEnergy is a globally established, market leading energy storage manufacturer of electronic equipment designed to manage energy use and production. We specialise in our range of inverters and battery systems which allow our users to store their renewable/cheap-rate energy, ease pressure on the grid and save some serious money.

    https://givenergy.co.uk/ (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    Could lead to a permanent position for the right person.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    NEWCASTLE AND STAFFORD COLLEGES GROUP

    The Apprenticeship Hub

    apprenticeships@nscg.ac.uk

    01782 254287

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000260266.

    Apply now

    Closes in 2 days (Sunday 21 July at 11:59pm)

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