Job Summary
  • Salary
    £131.25 (per week)
  • Location
    Crewe, Cheshire
  • Sector
    Infrastructure Technician Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    22nd September 2017
  • Employer Name
    Darbro Computers Limited
  • Distance from academy
    • 10.2 Miles
    • 16 Minutes
  • Address
    Radway Green CW2 5PR, United Kingdom

Job Description

This really is an IT Apprenticeship with a difference! Do you have the PASSION for Technology, UNDERSTAND the importance of good customer service, would LOVE visiting clients and get on well with EVERYONE? Apply now to join the team at DARBRO to see if you if you have what it takes to help the company SOAR to success

This role will involve working 4 days a week at different schools in Crewe, Middlewhich and Abbey Hulton and 1 day in the office. With Training duties will include:
• Providing technical support
• Setting up new work stations
• Carrying out admin duties on servers to include setting up users, monitoring logs and controlling access
• Networking- Monitoring infrastructure
• Fault Finding
• Setting up and maintaining White Boards, Projectors and replacing bulbs
• Applying updates
• Installing software
• Running daily reports

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm 37.5 Hours per week


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

Works well in a team
Previous experience of fault finding on Computers useful and installing software
Computer literate – Microsoft Office packages
Customer service skills useful

Personal Qualities

Good communication skills
Organised and able to work to deadlines
Passion for IT
Enthusiastic and willing to learn
Good attention to detail
Works well on own initiative

Future Prospects

A full-time position will be offered to the right person on completion of the qualification with the chance of progression onto a Level 4

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


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship (typically 15 months) you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Stoke-on-Trent for 30 days of training across five months featuring structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship standard – Infrastructure Technician. The qualifications consist of:
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable)
• Knowledge Module 1 - Networking and Architecture
• Knowledge Module 2 - Mobile and Operating Systems
• Knowledge Module 3 - Cloud Services
• Knowledge Module 4 - Coding and Logic
• Knowledge Module 5 - Business Processes
• One vendor certification selected based on your job role and individual capabilities (Typically a Microsoft Technical Associate (MTA) certification)
Knowledge Modules are specified by the British Computer Society (BCS)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)