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Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a PHP Developer to join Avant. We are looking for someone that is passionate and would value the opportunity to learn from Senior Software Developers first-hand to advance their career.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week


    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    17 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Join Avant and experience the digital agency and specialties in Laravel based applications. Now that our client base is growing, we are ready to welcome a new member to the team and boost their developing career.

Job Description:

You will help build and maintain web applications ranging from eCommerce stores to fully custom ERP Solutions.

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Develop, test and maintain web applications
  • Participation in technical scoping sessions
  • Bringing new ideas and technologies to the team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some experience working with modern object-oriented PHP
  • Experience in any modern PHP-based framework
  • Experience in modern web development tooling including Git
  • Experience with unit and integration testing
  • Ability to work well autonomously and as part of a team

Personal qualities

  • Organised
  • Good time-keeping
  • Attention to detail
  • Passionate
  • Enthusiastic attitude

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and maths)

Future prospects

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

About the employer

Avant is a small company that is now going through an expansion and is ready to welcome new talent on board. At Avant we design and build Web Applications, ERP Systems and CRM Systems. Our focus is on providing efficient and effective advice to our clients and offering solid technology solutions. All our projects are developed in-house using modern standards.





Woodthorpe Road


TW15 2RP

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Training provider

Estio Training

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


Tom Crossland 01133500333

  • Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship Standard

The Estio Training 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 technical training online. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 4 Software Developer Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, maths L2 and English L2
  • Introduction to Software Development & C#
  • Software Development Methodologies
  • Software Development Essentials
  • Developing Software Using SQL
  • Software Languages
  • Programming Skills

Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination to receive a professional certificate.

Apprenticeship standard

Software developer

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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