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    EMPLOYER
  • Employer Name
    Number1 Limited
  • Distance from academy
    • 1.2 Miles
    • 6 Minutes
  • Address
    Lodge Lane, Derby DE1 3HB, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

Looking to start a career in Web Development? Our client is recruiting an Apprentice Web Developer to join their team. Working from offices on the edge of Derby City Centre, the candidate will create & main-tain e-commerce sites using PHP programming & Drupal frameworks.

Due to their rapid expansion, our client is looking for an Apprentice Web Developer to join their team.

The successful candidate will be required to provide additional resource to the development and support teams, working from offices on the edge of Derby City centre.

The candidate will primarily be working on new projects and requirements for support clients, tackling a wide variety of requests across different websites. Candidate may also be involved on occasions with larger new-build projects within the development team.

Typical roles and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
• Maintaining and developing websites using Drupal
• Using PHP, Javascript, HTML & CSS to design and develop sites
• Providing customers with the necessary tools to implement new web content through the content management system
• Bug fixes – analyse the code to ensure website is functioning as it should be
• Various administrative tasks may be necessary for the job role.
(Full training and support will be provided as part of the 13 month apprenticeship)

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 7:00pm (Flexible)

LOCATION


Requirements & Prospects

Qualifications

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

Desired Skills

  1. • Some degree of experience using coding languages
  2. • Keen eye for details
  3. • Good concentration skills
  4. • Experience using HTML, CSS, PHP & JavaScript are desirable but not essential. Our client understands that the candidates may not have had much exposure to these languages yet.

Personal Qualities

  1. • Creative
  2. • Positive problem solver
  3. • Enthusiastic
  4. • Reliable
  5. • Hard working

Future Prospects

For the ideal candidate the opportunity to progress onto a level 4 qualification or secure a full-time position will be an option.

    TRAINING
  • Apprenticeship Length
    13 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location
    Derby

Training

Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend your local academy for 16 days of training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3, Software Development Technician apprenticeship.

The qualification will consist of:
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 2 (Plus Exam).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 2 (Plus Exam).

On completion of this apprenticeship, you will be awarded BCS accredited Knowledge Modules covering the following topics: Software Development Context, Methodologies and Programming. You will also be eligible to apply for entry onto the register of IT Technicians confirming SFIA L3 Professional Competence.

*Knowledge Modules are specified by the British Computer Society (BCS)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

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