Job Summary
  • Salary
    £160 (per week)
  • Location
    Derby, Derby
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    8th August 2017
  • Employer Name
    Social Roots
  • Distance from academy
    • 12.2 Miles
    • 24 Minutes
  • Address
    Mervyn Road, Burton-on-Trent DE15 0LW, United Kingdom

Job Description

Social Roots are looking to expend their small friendly team to accommodate the demands of their customers. They are looking for a young enthusiastic individual with a natural flare and passion for working within the Social Media/Marketing sector.
My client is looking for someone who is very passionate about graphic design, photography and videography, and is ready for a full-time apprenticeship position to expand and develop on these skills, alongside gaining a sector specific qualification.
The role will entail numerous duties and no two days will be the same. Working within a close knit small team/business means you will need to be adaptable and flexible to help where needed in demanding periods.
Your key purpose will be to drive the business and their clients forward, done through the utilisation of Social Media and key Marketing strategies alike.

The ideal candidate needs to be confident and not scared to step out their comfort zone in order to learn new skills. They need to be able to integrate within a team and work alongside social media managers to achieve results.

Additional training will be available throughout their apprenticeship.



Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• Skills and experience in Design software.
• Interest and experience in Photography and photograph editing.
• Social Media / marketing knowledge and interest.

Personal Qualities

• Confident and outgoing
• Driven and passionate
• Mature and forward thinking.

Future Prospects

Future opportunities to progress within the business are available to those who prove themselves a worthy team member.

  • 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 Derby 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)