Job Summary
  • Salary
    £136 (per week)
  • Location
    Ilkeston, Derbyshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    21st December 2016
  • Employer Name
    Aquarius Home Improvements Ltd
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 9.2 Miles
    • 19 Minutes
  • Address
    Godfrey Drive, Ilkeston DE7 4HN, United Kingdom

Job Description

Are you looking to kick-start your career in Web Development? Our client is a successful manufacturer of kitchens and Bathrooms and they are looking to recruit a Junior Developer to join their team. Predominantly you’ll be building the front-end websites using CSS, HTML & JavaScript for both internal and external purposes.

Aquarius Home Improvements are looking for a forward thinking technical minded webby to join their team and update all of Aquarius’s online activity.


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


  • Building a new website for Aquarius Home Improvements and making constant adaptations where needed.
  • Updating websites and managing web content using various programming languages including HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript
  • Acting as an “administrator” for all in bound enquiries and passing them on to the appropriate party.
  • Building websites for external clients.
  • Adding functionality to current sites to Aquarius Home Improvements website.
  • Liaising with clients with regards to specifications and design
  • Offering support with Social Media Platforms/updates on a daily basis.
  • Engage with back-end website systems.

Working Week

Monday-Friday 7:45am to 5pm 40 HOURS PER WEEK


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• Excellent knowledge of coding languages especially; CSS, HTML & JavaScript.
• Understanding of JQuery.
• In-depth understanding of computer components.
• Active on social media and knowledge of all social media platforms.

Personal Qualities

• Forward thinker
• Proactive,
• Excellent communicator
• Reliable
• Self-motivated.

Future Prospects

For the successful candidate, IT level 4 is an option as long as the individual meets the requirements of the IT Level 3 qualification and are committed to the programme.

  • 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 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)