Job Title : Wordpress Web Development Apprentice
Location : Northwich, CW8 1AQ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Software Development Technician (Level 3)
Sector : Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00830
Brief Description : Do you have a passion for IT and software? Do you enjoy building apps, constructing websites or using code? Then this might just be the perfect position for you to kickstart your career!
Qualifications Required : To be considered for this role, you must have a C/4 grade in both GCSE Maths & English, and in three or four other subjects at least. You will have gained a GCSE, BTEC or A Level in IT or have some hands-on experience with software, coding and programming.
Vacancy Detail : We are looking for a technically savvy and resourceful apprentice to join the innovative and exciting world of web development.
About the Company
Our client is a local marketing agency with its office in a gorgeous Tudor building in the heart of Northwich. They are dedicated to working with other businesses in Cheshire, and throughout the North West.
As a full service creative marketing agency they offer a wide range of digital services that deliver exceptional, measurable results. They produce marketing plans that are bespoke for every client’s needs and business specifications. Whether you are looking for a website revamp, a little help with your social media, an exciting new brand overhaul, or a comprehensive content marketing plan, they can help.
As a Level 3 Software Developer Apprentice, you will be undertaking a recognised apprenticeship qualification, at the same time as working as part of the company’s web development team.
As a Wordpress Web Development Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:
• Website Design & Development
• Web applications
• Mobile Apps
• SEO work
• Front end development
Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive training through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start to your professional career within the IT industry.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday - Friday
Salary : Apprenticeship Minimum Wage
Application Deadline Date : 11/02/2022
Possible Start Date : 14/02/2022
Personal Qualities : The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hardworking individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career in technology. The company are looking for someone with a positive, highly self-motivating, can-do attitude and who isn’t afraid to ask questions.
Skills Required : • A keen interest in Web development
• Passionate about web development
• Happy working to deadlines
Future Prospects : A permanent position is available on completion of the apprenticeship
Training to be Provided : CORE MODULES
Computer Programming 101
Delve deep into modern programming in its various forms.
Explore desktop, web and mobile app development along with concepts such as machine learning and AI.
Gain a practical understanding of databases including design, queries, administration and maintenance.
Development Methodologies & Testing
Explore the major development methodologies such as agile and waterfall and testing techniques to understand how to develop quality software as a team.
Understand the business context in relation to software development
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