Apprentice Software Developer

AIDC SOLUTIONS LIMITED

On entry, the perfect candidate would have some understanding of databases, program development and testing. However, as this is an apprenticeship, training and support will be given as part of the program to develop these skills.

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Closing date: 28 Jul 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£150.00

Working week

37.5 Hours, Shifts TBC

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration

12 Months

Possible start date

11 Aug 2017

Date posted

03 Mar 2016

Apprenticeship level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000765788

Positions

1 available

Level 3 Estio IT Apprenticeships
Apprentice Software Developer
Halifax
£150 per week


Please contact abigail.short@estio.co.uk or call 01422 898 888

Estio Training has an exciting new opportunity for an Apprentice Software Developer. This company is based in Liverpool are looking to expand their team with ambitious and enthusiastic talent.

This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in software development for a growing business in West Yorkshire. You will join our small and friendly team to help develop our client’s business systems. If you are an aspiring developer this may be the job for you.

On entry, the perfect candidate would have some understanding of databases, program development and testing. However, as this is an apprenticeship, training and support will be given as part of the program to develop these skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Working directly with the senior developer to add functionality to existing solutions and systems
  • Providing essential maintenance to current system
  • Assisting with the setup and support of mobile data terminals and mobile printers.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good levels of communication
  • Proactive approach to work with a high level of enthusiasm for program development – the company are always keen to learn new things and discover better ways of solving problems.
  • A keen interest in learning all of the above skills

Personal qualities

  • Enjoys learning about new technologies, both professionally and personally
  • Logical/analytical thinker
  • Quick learner with fantastic problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with colleagues and customers of varying ages and backgrounds

Qualifications required

  • 5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Future prospects

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Things to consider

**Please note these dates should be used as a guideline only, should the right applicant be found the vacancy may close early.**

About the employer

This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in software development for a growing business in West Yorkshire. You will join our small and friendly team to help develop our client’s business systems. If you are an aspiring developer this may be the job for you.

Employer

AIDC SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Address

Hopwood Lane

Halifax

HX1 5ER

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive eleven weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:

  • Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals
  • Level 3 Diploma in Professional
  • Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2
  • PLTS and ERR
Estio training also offer the following optional units:
  • MCTS on Windows 7
  • MCTS on MCSA, MS Solutions Associate
  • MCITP on Windows Server 2008
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • MCSA Windows Server 2012

Apprenticeship framework

IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Training provider

Outsource Training Development

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd

Contact

Abigail Short

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Closing date: 28 Jul 2017