Job Title : IT Apprentice
Location : Birmingham, B8 2 AS
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Infrastructure technician Level 3
Sector : Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00530
Brief Description : Do you have a passion for technology? Are you ready to take your hobby to the next level?
Qualifications Required : To be considered for this role, you ideally would hold a C/4 grade in both GCSE Math’s & English, and in three or four other subjects. You should have a GCSE/BTEC/A Level in ICT or at least hands-on experience with the workings of computers and IT.
Vacancy Detail : Intequal, in partnership with the Microsoft Apprenticeship Programme are currently recruiting for an energetic individual to join a fantastic company as an IT Apprentice. This is a great opportunity to earn while you learn and gain on the job experience to kickstart your career in IT.
We are looking to recruit an IT Apprentice who is a hardworking, organised individual with flexibility and a willingness to learn.
As a Microsoft Infrastructure Technician Apprentice your main roles and responsibilities will include:
• Support IT Manager over the 4 Primary schools
• Providing Teachers & students with technical support
• Setting up IT Infrastructure
• Audio/ Visual set up
• Providing MS 365 support
• Providing connectivity support
About the Company
Our client is a primary and secondary education academy, the students at Washwood Heath Academy work hard and are supported and challenged by dedicated and committed staff.
All of the staff make the difference in ensuring that their children enjoy their time in school and are well prepared for the future. Their vision is that we “Expect the Best” from each other, enabling students to challenge and support one another in the classroom and beyond.
You will join their friendly IT team, where you will be taking part of a fantastic opportunity to gain a level 3 qualification at the end of the apprenticeship.
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start in your professional career within the IT sector.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Salary : £ 14,849.60 (Annually)
Application Deadline Date : 26/02/2021
Possible Start Date : 01/03/2021
Personal Qualities : The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hard-working individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career within the IT industry. You will have a friendly personality, be able to work as part of a team and provide excellent customer service.
Skills Required : • Be strong communicators, both internally and externally
• Develop own effectiveness and professionalism
• A driver’s license is required.
• Someone who is the “go to” for friends & family for any IT issues
• Have a genuine passion for IT and software!
• Be organised and responsive, using initiative and motivation to deal with enquiries
• Be reliable and enthusiastic Have good timekeeping
Future Prospects : Opportunity for the learner to secure a permanent position with the company after the apprenticeship is complete.
Training to be Provided : You will be enrolled on to the award-winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. You will work towards gaining skills across a variety of technical areas including MTA Cloud Fundamentals and MTA Network Fundamentals, these are globally recognised certifications, you will also gain a City and Guilds Diploma in Coding and logic and mobile and operating systems. This will also extend to business processes and project management.
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