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Apprentice IT Solutions Technician DAVENPORTS GROUP LIMITED

We are looking for someone to join our web, social media and graphic design team. You will assist the web and graphic managers. The role will include creating content social media, web and print as well as maintaining client accounts and relationships. You will need to be able to communicate effectively and be vocal with ideas and opinions

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Closing date: 22 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,193.00

    The employer will pay above the minimum apprenticeship wage

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am -5pm (includes 1 hour unpaid break)

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000054928

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Creating new relationships with clients and maintaining existing ones.
  • Creating content including graphics and copy for internal and external platforms.
  • Working closely with the with Web and Graphic managers to conceptualise and creating branding strategies for clients.
  • Working as part of a team
  • Working to tight deadlines
  • Dealing with customers over the phone and face to face

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The apprentice will be based at the employers workplace for 4 days per week and attend 1 day per week at Bolton College.

The successful apprentice will achieve the IT Solutions Level 3 qualification. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful candidate may be offered full time employment and the chance to progress to a higher level apprenticeship or position in the marketing team.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Friendly, Approachable

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A-C (9-4)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade A-C (9-4)) Essential
Other IT (Grade pass) Desired

Things to consider

It is desirable that candidates have knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. It may also be advantageous if applicants show knowledge of branding social media platforms, and current and trending opportunities in social media Applications must include GCSE grades for English and maths, achieved , predicted or equivalent Applicants must be able to travel daily to the work place and 1 day per week to Bolton College. As the successful applicant will be posting on-line material we would expect applications to be thorough and without errors. Please check your application as those with errors in punctuation, spelling or grammar will not be forwarded to the employer.

About the employer

We know business. With over 20 years experience in accountancy, print, setting up and running businesses, we know what it takes to be successful. Through our umbrella of services we can provide both the front of shop, visual side to your business to attract the customers, to the back end, financial runnings to let you do what you do best. Print, Digital, Design We specialise in web design, branding and print media. Your business deserves the best quality products to showcase what you offer, so head on over to our online shop and see for yourself what we can do. Accounts, Tax, Payroll and more……… We work with our clients as flexibly as possible in their pursuit of business and personal success and act as if we are an efficient motivated employee rather than an external agency.

Employer

DAVENPORTS GROUP LIMITED

Address

PRESERVATION HOUSE

BADGER STREET

BURY

BL9 6AD

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Training

Training provider

BOLTON COLLEGE

Contact

kerri

apprenticeships@boltoncc.ac.uk

01204 482036

Apprenticeship standard

IT solutions technician

Level 3 (A level)


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