Job Summary
  • Salary
    £127.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    2nd July 2017
  • Employer Name
    Ascent It Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 21.1 Miles
    • 36 Minutes
  • Address
    Alms Close, Stukeley Meadows Industrial Estate, Huntingdon PE29 6DY, United Kingdom

Job Description

Are you interested in all aspects of IT? Is helping others something that you want to do? Then this role might be right for you…

Ascent IT Ltd are looking for a vibrant and enthusiastic person to join their team.  They are looking for someone to do the following but not limited to:

  • 1st and 2nd Line Support
  • Remote diagnostics
  • Networking
  • Working on site for clients
  • Software updates and installations
  • Client and customer calls
  • On site diagnostics

This role is for someone with an all round knowledge and for someone that wants to learn new aspects.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm 37.5 HOURS PER WEEK


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

• Great Communication Skills
• Knowledge of Window Operating Systems
• Ability to listen
• An all round IT knowledge

Personal Qualities

• Enthusiastic
• Driven
• Likeable
• A want to learn
• Great work ethic

Future Prospects

Career progression for the right candidate

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


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Cambridge for up to 8 weeks on a block release basis for structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Trailblazer – Infrastructure Technician. The qualifications consist of:
• Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms
• L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
• L3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Networking and Architecture Principles (Knowledge Module 1)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Mobile and Operating Systems (Knowledge Module 2)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Cloud Services (Knowledge Module 3)
• MTA in Software Development Fundamentals or HTML5 App Development Fundamentals (Knowledge Module 4)
• BCS Foundation Certificate in Business Processes (Knowledge Module 5)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)