Job Summary
  • Salary
    £20000 Yearly
  • Location
    Essendine, Stamford
  • Sector
    Network Engineer Level 4
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    27th April 2018
  • Employer Name
    Rite IT Solutions Limited
  • Distance from academy
    • 16.0 Miles
    • 31 Minutes
  • Address
    Essendine, Stamford PE9 4LT, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

An excellent opportunity to join a talented and experienced team. If you are looking to progress your career within IT then this is the role for you.

Due to continued growth, Rite IT Solutions are looking for an enthusiastic and adaptable IT Support Technician Apprentice to join our company, providing dynamic and customer focused solutions to our ever-widening client base, and play an active part in our continuing success.

Main responsibilities
• Proactively Monitor all client systems and respond to any generated alerts in-cluding system issues and security status.
• Provide hardware and system support for Windows networks including com-puters, servers, and network infrastructure remotely and at customer sites.
• Configure and maintain network equipment including routers, switches and firewalls.
• Support standard business applications and productivity suites both remotely and on site.
• Install new hardware and software into client networks including computers, servers and peripherals.
• Escalate to and liaise with third party suppliers and support agencies to resolve client problems.
Desirable Skills
• Virtualisation technologies such as Hyper-V, Citrix and VMWare.
• Exposure to High Availability and Clustering.
• VoIP Telephony solution.
• Cloud services.
• Database administration.
• Web technologies.
• At least two years IT Support or Helpdesk experience.
• Full UK Driving License.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. Competent IT knowledge
  2. Experience working with computer systems

Personal Qualities

  1. • Good communication skills
  2. • Confident telephone manner
  3. • Outgoing personality

Future Prospects

Progression opportunities for the right candidate

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


Combined with both knowledge and skills gained within the workplace, this qualification is designed to help you design, install and maintain communication networks within an organisation (or between organisations). Throughout this programme we will support you to advance your career in technology.

The apprenticeship will include:
• Network principles (KM1 Exam) – 14 delivery days.
• Network systems & architecture (Vendor Proxy: CompTIA Server+) – 0 delivery days.
• Network Security (KM3 Exam) – 14 delivery days.
• Upon completion of your apprenticeship, you will be awarded a L4 Apprenticeship in Network Engineering.
• In addition, you can also take additional vendor or professional qualifications (to be agreed with your learning coach), such as:
 Network+
 Server+
 Security+

Delivery will include 1 day every other week within the academy.

Qualification Gained

Higher Apprenticeship (Level 4)