What will the apprentice be doing?
The primary role of a software developer is to build and test simple, high-quality code across front end, logic and database layers. A developer will typically be working as part of a larger team, in which they will have responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of the overall project. The developer will need to be able to interpret design documentation and specifications.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 4 Certificate
They might need to attend a learning provider premises once a week.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Successful candidates will be offered a job after the completion of apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
BTEC or equivalent BCS Systems Development essentials (Grade P) Essential