Apprentice Software Developer

Recruiter
Red Plane Ltd
Location
Bury
Salary
£131.25 per week
Posted
25 May 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Ref
VAC001238292
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Computer geeks. Business Change Consultants. Consummate professionals. Red Plane are all of these plus much more. Baltic Training are delighted to be working with Red Plane again to recruit for a new Apprentice Software Developer to join their team based in Ramsbottom.

Red Plane are looking for a candidate who has a passion for all things software development and somebody who has the ability to work on different projects.
About Apprenticeships
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” Apprenticeships are built around this principle. Not only do our apprentices learn faster and earn money at the same time, they gain invaluable workplace experience.
When it comes to apprenticeships, research shows that apprentices can earn up to £4,000 more per year than their peers. Alongside this, all apprentices are entitled to other benefits such as pension and national insurance contributions, and also paid holiday entitlement. If you are ready to earn more, you are ready to start an apprenticeship with Baltic Training
Duties
You will be working alongside existing staff and be mentored and trained to carry out the following duties:

  • Working directly with the senior developer and designers to add functionality to existing systems.
  • Providing essential maintenance to current systems and websites.
  • Work with other members of the company to help improve workflow and processes.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills
  • An understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Experience of working on projects.
  • Knowledge of software testing.
Personal qualities
  • Motivated
  • Hardworking
  • Career-minded
  • Willing to learn
Qualifications required
  • 5 GCSEs at Grade A-C including Maths and English or equivalent
  • Level 3 in an IT related course or equivalent
Future prospects Upon completion of the 12-month programme, there are real progression opportunities available.

Things to consider Location and travel Their office is based in Ramsbottom and can be accessed on public transport from areas such as Accrington and Bury. About Baltic Training Baltic Training are the only apprentice and training provider that offer a completely tech-focused, tech-driven training solution. We know there are dynamic, eager, people out there. People who love this fast moving world, just as much as we do. They just need to transform that passion into the skills that employers need. So that's exactly what we help them to do. If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch! When we receive your application, the talent scout for your area will be in touch to guide you through the next stage of the application process. Good luck and we hope to hear from you soon!