Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 4 Software Developer

Job Title: Software Developer Apprentice

Location: Nottinghamshire

Weekly Hours Worked: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £5.00/per hour

 

Please contact Tom on Tom.Lindley@estio.co.uk or call 01133500333

About the company:

This company is a full service Digital Marketing and Web Development agency based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.

Our aim is simple… to always exceed customer expectations while offering great value for money services and support.

Brief Description:

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a Software Development Technician with a company based in Mansfield.

Job description:

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

  • Developing custom websites and solutions using the WordPress platform
  • Making website content and layout changes
  • You will be required to manage your own individual projects and meet agreed deadlines
  • You will help prioritise work loads for yourself and the team
  • Helping to create website wire frames
  • Upgrade and update the company website
  • Creating HTML Email Templates

 

Qualifications:

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

Personal Skills:

  • Knowledge of managing and developing websites
  • Basic knowledge of other languages such as: HTML, CSS and other frameworks
  • Experience with PHP and SQL (ideal but not essential)

 

Personal qualities:

  • Have an outstanding attention to detail
  • Must be keen to progress, learn and adapt to new environments and challenging situations
  • An enthusiastic, professional attitude and commitment to learning new skills

 

Future prospects:

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

Training to be provided:

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 six weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach 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
  • Software Development Methodologies
  • Software Languages (three parts)
  • Programming

 

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