Software Development Apprentice - 12387

Recruiter
ONTRAC LIMITED
Location
Gateshead
Salary
£150.00 per week
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Oct 2017
Ref
VAC001294503
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
November
Duration
Permanent
Weekly wage £150.00

  • Working week Monday-Friday, Hours will be confirmed with the employer

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration 24 months

  • Possible start date 06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted 09 Aug 2017

  • Distance 291.6 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001294503

  • Positions 2 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills

    Essential Requirements:

    • Enthusiasm of IT and knowledge of computers
    • An organised approach to working, including excellent punctuality and time-keeping
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Proactive, resourceful and willing to use your own initiative
    • Strong work ethic and attention to detail
    • Ability to work within deadlines

    Desirable Requirements:

    • Any IT-based qualification
    • Knowledge of software programming or programming languages
    • Any software development experience, whether it be from school projects or trying some programming at home
    • Confidence to develop an approach to solving a problem and support it with evidence
    • Willingness to learn using different methods
    • Proven ability to pick up ideas quickly
    Personal qualities

    Someone with an enthusiastic and professional attitude and a commitment to learning new skills.

    Qualifications required

    3 x GCSE (or equivalent) at grades A-C in any subject
    Grade C or above in Maths and English at GCSE-level (or equivalent)

    Future prospects 92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programs offer on-going development tracks.