Support Development Apprentice Venn Digital

Estio Training has a new exciting opportunity for a Support Developer Apprentice based in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

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Closing date: 26 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.30

  • Working week

    37.5 hours, Shift TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Jul 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC000868880

  • Positions

    1 available

Level 3 Estio IT Apprenticeships

Support Development Apprentice
Wilmslow, Cheshire
£10,000

Please contact Chloe.adams@estio.co.uk or call 01422 898 888

Estio Training has a new exciting opportunity for a Support Developer Apprentice based in Wilmslow, Cheshire.
Venn Digital are one of the fastest growing Digital Marketing agencies in the North West, a career at Venn will put you on a skyward trajectory. If you have the right mind-set, a role in our offices can be diverse, challenging and rewarding. We value each member of our team as an individual and invest heavily in personal development.

We are looking for a Support Developer Apprentice with a passion for technology and the web, someone who is good at communicating and keen to learn new skills and technologies. This is a perfect opportunity to learn new skills and gain a foothold into the software development industry in a fun working environment!

Duties and responsibilities
Starting as first line technical support, the successful candidate would answer client calls in relation to changes or issues on their websites. Each call would need to be entered in our helpdesk system, and either actioned or passed onto the relevant department. As a Support Developer Apprentice you will be taught how to change HTML, JavaScript and C# code through training that will be provided.

With experience and training, as soon as possible, the successful candidate will be given larger site amends and move into the full junior developer program, ending in full life cycle website project for new clients. There will also be opportunities to help develop and upgrade our in house CMS, scheduling and helpdesk systems.

  • First line technical support
  • Learn and be able to explain our in house CMS
  • Change HTML, JavaScript and .NET code
  • Maintain and evolve existing in house software
  • Identify and fix any system errors
  • Read and fix any error emails from client sites
  • Meet and maintain best practice coding standards
  • Help the build team populate and test new websites using our CMS

Technical Skills the candidate will learn:

  • HTML and CSS
  • JavaScript, jQuery + various frameworks
  • ASP.NET Framework 3.5 / 4.5
  • C#
  • MVC
  • LINQ
  • Database design
  • W3C web standards, Semantic Markup
  • CMS Experience
  • Visual Studio 2010/2013
  • MS SQL SERVER (2008 R2)
  • Experience of N-Tier OO development and industry best practices
  • Knowledge of web forms and user controls

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Desirable Skills
  • Experience of N-Tier OO development and industry best practices
  • Knowledge of web forms and user controls.

Personal qualities

  • A team player, with a focus for achievement and the success of the business
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to use initiative
  • Hard working
  • Professional attitude

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

Venn Digital are one of the fastest growing Digital Marketing agencies in the North West, a career at Venn will put you on a skyward trajectory. If you have the right mind-set, a role in our offices can be diverse, challenging and rewarding. We value each member of our team as an individual and invest heavily in personal development.

Employer

Venn Digital

Address

49 Church Street

Wilmslow

SK9 1AX

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Training provider

The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives 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 seven 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:

  • Microsoft MTA - Networking Fundamentals
  • Microsoft MTA – Windows Operating System Fundamentals
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+

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

Amelia Hudson


Other information

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour (From October 1st 2016 this will be increasing by 3% to £3.40 per hour). This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

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Closing date: 26 Sep 2017