Job Summary
  • Salary
    £187.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Peterborough, Peterborough
  • Sector
    IT level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    22nd June 2018
  • Employer Name
    P S Financial Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 4.9 Miles
    • 13 Minutes
  • Address
    Peterborough PE2 6FZ, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join PS Financial who are the authors of an award-winning financial management software. Working within the development and technical support teams.

Financial are looking for IT enthusiasts who are keen to join a growing Business, which has award winning finance systems and a track record of nurturing and growing potential young business people into highly skilled IT professionals.
• Supporting existing customers with software upgrades
• Working to develop systems
• Supporting Cloud services
• Technical support
• Support senior developers in basic code
• Check functionality is working correctly
Working with SQL server to restore and back up customer databases

• Following checklists to upgrade customer data from one version to another
• Creation of basic SQL scripts to amend non-standard data
• Thorough testing of solution prior to customer handover
(Full training and support will be provided as part of the 12 month apprenticeship)

Working Week

Monday-Friday 9 – 5.30 (1 hour lunch) 37.5 hours


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. • A good overall understanding of IT
  2. • Ability to provide customer support
  3. • Be able to work in part of a team
  4. • Willing to learn

Personal Qualities

  1. We are looking for an enthusiastic IT apprentice who is keen to develop different areas of technical and development support.

Future Prospects

On successful completion of the apprenticeship the company is happy to consider a permanent position and progression to the Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 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 Peterborough for up to 12 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 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. 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, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)