Job Summary
  • Salary
    £131.25 (per week)
  • Location
    Liverpool, Liverpool
  • Sector
    Infrastructure Technician Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    24th November 2017
  • Employer Name
    Gaia Technologies
  • Distance from academy
    • 4.5 Miles
    • 19 Minutes
  • Address
    Childwall Road, Liverpool L15 6WU, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ICT Technician Apprentice interested in working within the education sector in Liverpool.
As an ICT Technician apprentice in our schools, you will work alongside experienced Technical IT Engineers to deliver valuable assistance to teachers and students using some of the latest technology in Desktop, Wireless, Voice, LAN, WAN, Databases, Active Directory, Security, and AudioVideo as well as latest software from Microsoft, Adobe, Autodesk, etc.

• Supporting users using ITIL ServiceDesk Tools

• Working with Windows 10, Apple iPads, Chromebook Devices

• Working with Windows 2012r2 Active Directory, HP Servers, Storage, Cisco Switches, Wireless Controllers, and Firewalls

You will get the opportunity to work on day to day service support as well as different IT infrastructure installation projects with other teams of the company to expand your experience.

Working Week

Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • Excellent IT skills
  2. • Ability to prioritise tasks
  3. • Good communication skills
  4. • Ability to use initiative

Personal Qualities

  1. • Committed
  2. • Enthusiastic
  3. • Willingness and hunger to learn

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate with potential for progression to 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 Liverpool 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)