• Employer Name
    Newton Press
  • Distance from academy
    • 19.2 Miles
    • 26 Minutes
  • Address
    Newton Aycliffe DL5 6DX, United Kingdom

Job Description

Fantastic Opportunity to join an establish family run printing firm in Newton Aycliffe
You will be working to develop our several company websites and mobile Apps for a wide range of clients. We are seeking an enthusiastic person who enjoys IT and is keen to become a Web Developer. We would help train the successful candidate to become a fulltime Web Developer. As a Web Developer you would be responsible for working on a range of diverse projects. Your assignments could include:

  • Website Development
  • Bespoke web applications development
  • Mobile App development

As an apprentice, you will have an understanding of Web Development and possibly App development and will be keen to learn and move to the next level.


Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

You will need to be willing to learn new skills and have the drive to take on new challenges and make things happen. The ideal candidate would have some knowledge of one or more of the following:
• Object Oriented Programming
• jQuery
• Experience of CMS systems such as WordPress and Magento

Personal Qualities

We are looking for a confident individual who is:
• Good communication skills, both verbal and written
• Enthusiastic and positive
• Hard working
• Works well as part of a team
• Able to deliver a high level of accuracy

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate with progression on to Level 4

  • Apprenticeship Length
    15 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship (typically 15 months) you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Middlesbrough for 16 days of training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship standard –Software Development Technician. The qualifications consist of:
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable)
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 1 (Introduction)
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 1 (Introduction)
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 2 (Plus Exam)
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 2 (Plus Exam)
Knowledge Modules are specified by the British Computer Society (BCS)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)