Job Summary
  • Salary
    £187 (per week)
  • Location
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    15th November 2016
  • Employer Name
  • Distance from acadmey
  • Address
    MK1 1DW

Job Description

If you like IT Hardware, like getting stuck in, want to learn all there is to know about the technical side of IT and want to be part of a friendly successful company then look no further than this apprenticeship!

Reporting to the Technical Services Supervisor, the opportunity to join an existing team has arisen due to the recent company success and growth.  The Company is highly experienced in delivering complex service solutions to hospitality and retail customers and is continuously expanding their client base.

Ideally you will be used to working on EPoS (Electronic point of Sale) Computers.

The role comprises of a test bench/hot stage position, configuring and testing equipment and ensuring software has been loaded effectively before being sent out for installation at the customers’ premises.

It is essential that you have worked in this type of environment before or have experience of building PC’s.

You will be required to have a sound understanding of Microsoft windows OS (XP and up) to include client side network configuration, driver installation process, basic registry and file system navigation.

Attention to detail and a good work ethic are essential.  The ability to work proactively as part of a team is essential, as is the ability to manage your individual workload in order to meet tight deadlines.

You will need to be physically adaptable and motivated as this role will include movement of IT equipment within the staging area including working in conjunction with the warehouse team to assist with the supply chain of equipment.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm 37.5 hrs pw


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

• A good understanding of computer components.
• Understanding of Microsoft OS, XP and up.
• Excellent verbal communication skills, with the ability to be calm and confident
• Punctual
• Reliable

Personal Qualities

• An organised and focussed approach to acquiring new skills.
• Positive
• Friendly
• Eager to learn
• Love for IT.

Future Prospects

Progression to Level 4 available. Also The offer of a full time permanent position available to the right candidate. The possibility of promotion and development into roles with more responsibility available.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location
    Milton Keynes


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Milton Keynes for up to 12 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 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. 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, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)