Job Summary
  • Salary
    £150.00 (per week)
  • Location
    South Woodham Ferrers, South Woodham Ferrers
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    15th February 2017
  • Employer Name
    Ahead4 Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 12.6 Miles
    • 20 Minutes
  • Address
    Hullbridge Road, South Woodham Ferrers CM3 5LL, United Kingdom

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an IT Technician with potential, testing, repairing and renovating IT equipment. A team player who sees this as an incredible career opportunity as this is not a job we are offering, but a career.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • To be an effective and engaged member of a highly motivated and successful team
  • Testing IT equipment
  • Repairing IT equipment
  • Full diagnostic and trouble shooting
  • Working with ICT and hardware equipment
  • Software installation
  • Replacing faulty components
  • Updating clients

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• Problem solving
• Logical thinking
• Basic knowledge of IT hardware

Personal Qualities

• Ability to use initiative
• Willingness to learn
• Attention to detail
• To be able to follow and implement requests by colleagues and or clients
• To action requests by colleagues or clients promptly
• Clear and professional communication skills
• To be prompt to the workplace

Future Prospects

Our aim for all team members is to grow and develop their abilities and positions within the company. Our aim for you is to also develop your skills and abilities on an ongoing basis. Provided you do develop into an ideal team member, we will then be looking to take you on as a full-time employee on a non-apprenticeship basis.

  • 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 Chelmsford 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)