Job Summary
  • Salary
    £37.5 (per week)
  • Location
    Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    1st August 2017
  • Employer Name
    Pointbold Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 9.9 Miles
    • 18 Minutes
  • Address
    Burton-on-Trent DE13 0AT, United Kingdom

Job Description

Are you passionate about programming and want to join a rapidly expanding company that shares your passion?If this you then read on, as PointBold ltd are now looking for a technical minded individual to join their team based in Burton-Upon-Trent.

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and versatile individual to join their team as a Junior Software Developer.

Typical daily roles and responsibilities will include but are not necessarily limited to the following:

• Establishing/maintaining company and client web content.
• Maintaining Content Management Systems for company and client websites.
• Working with Clients to design web application prototypes and concepts.
• Develop web applications using a variety of programming/markup languages including HTML, CSS, Javascript,JQuery and PHP.
• Assisting in the management of back office systems and IT related infrastructure.
• General office support and administration.
• Managing customer records.

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

• In-depth knowledge of PHP & HTML coding languages.
• Computer literate
• Excellent Communicator
• Experience in a customer service role would be desirable but not essential.

Personal Qualities

• Proactive
• Excellent attention to detail
• Self-motivated
• Reliable

Future Prospects

For the ideal candidate the opportunity to progress onto a level 4 apprenticeship in technology will be available as long as all work is completed and the employer is happy with the performance.

  • 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 Derby 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)