Job Summary
  • Salary
    £140 (per week)
  • Location
    Manchester, Manchester
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    18th August 2017
  • Employer Name
    Social Adventures
  • Distance from academy
    • 2.1 Miles
    • 9 Minutes
  • Address
    Saint Philip's Place, Salford M3 6FA, United Kingdom

Job Description

Can you produce engaging social media content? Love to write blogs and produce websites? This exciting apprenticeship with Social Adventures awaits.
The Marketing and Communications Apprentice will be responsible for supporting the Project Director in the development and delivery of marketing campaigns across all areas of the business as follows:

–       Updating our 6 social media identities, with planned campaigns and ad hoc messaging

–       Writing blogs for our 4 websites, working with key people from each business area to develop relevant and interesting story lines

–       Writing press releases and identifying PR opportunities

–       Writing copy for print media (leaflets, advertising etc)

–       Researching opportunities to enter awards

–       Researching event opportunities

–       Writing newsletters for our different audiences

–       Updating websites as required (full training provided)

–       Researching advertising opportunities

–       Event planning

–       Contributing to campaign planning in order to reach new markets


Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above including Maths and English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills & experience:
Excellent written and oral communication
- Excellent organisational skills
- Proofreading and sub-editing skills
- Excellent IT skills
- The ability to filter information and priorities deadlines

Personal Qualities

- Strong written English skills
- Able to bring your ideas to fruition
- Determined to succeed in digital marketing

Future Prospects

Progression to digital marketing level 4 and a full time marketing role within the company.

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


Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Level 3 Digital Marketer will provide an understanding into the fundamentals of marketing, digital business principles and the principles of coding. Training will be provided via outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to begin your career as a Digital Marketer.

The apprenticeship includes:
• BCS Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles
• Google Analytics Individual Qualification

Training and Assessment
• Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend your local 3aaa academy in Manchester for around 20 days (plus exam days).
• You will attend a four day synoptic assessment at the end of your course (approx. month 14)
• Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 8 weeks
• Online support for modules will be provided for you to complete outside of work

The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)