Degree Apprentice Group IT 597293

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Recruiter
Lloyds Banking Group
Location
England
Salary
£457.44 per week
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
25 Jun 2017
Ref
VAC091048766
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Are you going to be our future Tech Marvel? Do you dream of being a future expert in Technology? Having a career in Digital solutions and all things techy? Do you want to gain an insight into the wonderful world technology at Lloyds Banking Group?

At Lloyds Banking Group, Technology is much more than a support function. Our dedicated, highly trained specialists work every hour of every day to empower our business and enable Lloyds Banking Group to become the best bank for customers.

With great leadership, we have embarked on a transformational journey, evolving our culture to promote initiative and innovation- this is where you come in!

What the future will hold:

  • Studying to obtain a full honours Degree in Digital & Technology Solutions, with course fees being funded.
  • Developing various skills related to the pathway you choose;-
    • Technological route- python, Java, SQL and many more
    • Business route- stakeholder management, strategy analysis, customer lifecycle management and many more.

Working in Lloyds Banking Group to develop your knowledge and skills:

  • Previous apprentices have had the opportunities to create databases and websites, launching denial of service attacks and defending against them, as well as cracking passwords and setting up virtual networks using virtualisation.
  • Learning from our technology experts to gain valuable experience, whilst receiving ongoing support.
  • The ability to use relevant work experience to aid your study.
  • Gaining various core skills in team building, communication and many more.
  • Being exposed to innovative concepts such as agile working.

What we are looking for:

  • We're looking for remarkable colleagues with a keen interest in pursuing a career in Technology.
  • You must be dedicated to your own personal development and be committed to investing into a 4 year degree programme.
  • You will be required to balance your practical learning as well as your knowledge and experience gained in your role with us.
  • We also want you to enjoy yourself, so a positive attitude and a strong desire to succeed in a Technical role is a must.
  • With regards to essential skills and qualifications, candidates should have a minimum of 104-112 points at A2 (Grades BCC), including Maths and English Language GCSE grade A*-C, or an equivalent e.g. BTEC DMM.
  • We will also consider those who have the relevant work experience in IT (minimum of 3 years) but don't have the UCAS points, if you're willing to complete an assessment of academic capability.

Additional Information:

  • You will be required to attend Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) one day a week throughout the four years during term time. You role will be based at one of the following locations - Manchester, Copley, Pudsey or Halifax on the other days so please consider this when you apply. Additionally you'll need to be able to get to MMU one day a week
  • You'll be studying at Manchester Metropolitan University for your Digital & Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship. With our degree apprenticeship programme you don't have to pay any tuition fees, so have the chance of a debt-free university experience.
  • As part of you being able to find out more, Manchester Metropolitan University are holding an open evening on Wednesday 14 June.
  • Come along and you will be able speak to the lecturers and also have the opportunity to meet with our current degree apprentices studying at the university.
  • For more details and to register to attend please go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/manchester-met-apprenticeships-summer-open-evening-tickets-31922981497
  • Once you have completed the online application, we will notify you if you have been successful at this stage. If you're successful at this stage you'll be contacted to take part in an assessment process - this will allow you to make sure that this is the right opportunity for you. If you are successful through all stages our final selection event will be held in the first two weeks of July 2017.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills
  • You must be dedicated to your own personal development and be committed to investing into a 4 year degree programme.
  • You will be required to balance your practical learning as well as your knowledge and experience gained in your role with us.
  • We also want you to enjoy yourself, so a positive attitude and a strong desire to succeed in a Technical role is a must.
Personal qualities
  • Motivated with a desire to succeed.
Qualifications required
  • With regards to essential skills and qualifications, candidates should have a minimum of 104-112 points at A2 (Grades BCC), including Maths and English Language GCSE grade A*-C, or an equivalent e.g. BTEC DMM.
  • We will also consider those who have the relevant work experience in IT (minimum of 3 years) but don't have the UCAS points, if you're willing to complete an assessment of academic capability.
Future prospects Numerous Opportunities for career advancement. This apprenticeship is part of a permanent role with Lloyds Banking Group.

Things to consider Opportunity to gain a nationally recognised Apprenticeship qualification.