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    Job Summary
  • Salary
    £150-20 (per week)
  • Location
    Reading, Reading
  • Sector
    IT level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    30th September 2017
    EMPLOYER
  • Employer Name
    Insite Track
  • Distance from academy
    • 13.2 Miles
    • 29 Minutes
  • Address
    Marlow SL7 1PB, United Kingdom

Job Description

We are looking for an apprentice with an ability, willingness to follow instruction and learn new tasks. You will need to have a rudimentary understanding of IT systems (software) and the ability to understand and work happily according to a defined business process.
Insite Track are seeking a talented and self-motivated apprentice to work in our Marlow office. As an apprentice, you are not expected to know everything about software development. We are looking for someone who is a self-starter, has a passion for development, who is willing to learn and develop their skills. As a company, we will provide you with a platform to accelerate your learning, set yourself up for a rewarding career, and gain valuable experience in a commercial environment.

 

  • provide support, advice to the business to resolve software related issues
  • diagnose, resolve and prevent repetition of software errors
  • maintain and develop existing software applications in line with internal coding practices and standards
  • keep your skills up to date with regards to the technologies and identify new technologies which could improve software development, processes and practices
  • work with internal and external customers to implement new software solutions and fixes that meets their requirements
  • work on the continuous improvement area of the development team where you will be fixing live issues and resolving queries from the business
  • produce high quality code by utilising the latest engineering best practices and tools
  • develop user interfaces with consideration for the interaction between users and process

 

Working Week

Monday to Friday 9-5:30

LOCATION


Requirements & Prospects

Qualifications

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

Desired Skills

• high attention to detail
• demonstrable ability to follow process exactly
• capable of working to tight deadlines in a pressured environment
• excellent time keeper and able to communicate well with people of all ages
• excellent problem solving skills
• willingness to learn and passionate about achieving great results
• focused and determined to succeed in an IT career
• aptitude for acquiring knowledge, skills and new technologies
• ability to deliver amazing customer service
• highly motivated with ability to use your own initiative and work as part of a team

Personal Qualities

• Organised
• Natural problem solver
• Flexible
• Love of computers!

Future Prospects

This is your opportunity to kick start your career in IT. We are keen to support anyone with ambition to continue to grow within Insite Track. Options include, continuing to the next level of apprenticeship, study for further qualifications, or a move into a software development or support position in the company.

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

Training

Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Reading 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)