IT Support Apprentice AGILE ICT LIMITED

You will be part of our busy service desk responding to IT incidents recorded through our ticketing system. This is a customer facing role and you will work alongside other apprentices and experienced IT engineers resolving incidents.

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

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Closing date: 01 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    2 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000264136

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We are looking to recruit an IT Helpdesk Technician Apprentice who is a hardworking, organised individual with flexibility and a willingness to learn.

As an IT Apprentice your main roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Providing remote support to resolve technical issues with the performance of the school’s ICT infrastructure
  • Monitoring customer emails
  • Running daily back-ups
  • Working with senior staff to resolve major incidents
  • Completing all aspects of the apprenticeship

In this role you will learn all about:

  • Windows Server
  • Hyper-V Virtualisation
  • HPE Server Administration
  • Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Network Security
  • Windows OS
  • PC / Laptop / Tablet desktop support
  • Switch Administration and Configuration
  • Provision of Internet services
  • Managed Wireless
  • Antivirus administration
  • Backup / Disaster Recovery
  • Microsoft Deployment Services - WDS / MDT
  • iPad administration
  • Automated Remote system monitoring
  • VLAN and Router Configuration

Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive technical training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised.

The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the IT sector.

The training you will be getting

Information Communications Technician Apprenticeship L3 including Functional Skills in Maths and English.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible full-time role upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent IT or Digital Related Qualification (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

There will be some requirement to travel to school sites, full clean driving licence is essential for this role. DBS check will be required.

About the employer

Our client is a small company (consisting of 20 or so staff) that is a specialist supplier of ICT solutions to schools.

Employer

AGILE ICT LIMITED

Address

Agile House

2 Manor Court

PO15 5TH

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP 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: 01 Aug 2024