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IT Apprentice

Welsh Government
Bisley Group Caswell Way Reevesland Industrial Estate Newport NP19 4PW
Closing date
27 Jan 2022

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Apprenticeship, Advanced
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About the apprenticeship


The IT apprenticeship will follow a training programme where you will gain experience providing 1st line technical support to customers, infrastructure set and maintenance, basic networking and telecoms. Information and network security. Hardware set up and troubleshooting as well as providing Microsoft 365 and Windows support. First class training will be delivered through our training provider.

Additional information

About the company:

When it comes to creating work environments, Bisley is the name people turn to for quality they can trust.
For over eighty years, we've been creating innovative products that meet the evolving needs of our working world.
At our site in Newport, we currently employ over 400 personnel and through nurturing and developing the talents and expertise of the Bisley team, we will continue to create products that will be recognised as first choice throughout the world.
Our success has been based on enduring relationships, the latest technology and the best people and we are always pushing the boundaries to achieve manufacturing excellence.



We are looking for candidates who have a passion and desire to pursue a career in IT.


Minimum 5 GCSEs at Grade C or above including Maths and English.


Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Level 3 IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Apprenticeship Framework

About the employer

Bisley Group Caswell Way
Reevesland Industrial Estate
NP19 4PW

Disability confident

No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

Interview date to be arranged


Why an apprenticeship?

As an apprentice you will earn while you train. It’s a great career choice whether you are leaving school or college, returning to work after starting a family or looking for a new career. There’s a wide range of jobs on offer.  A job at the Welsh Government is unlike any other in Wales.

At the Welsh Government you’ll be given support and guidance so you can develop your skills in the workplace. You will also need to set aside time to study for your apprenticeship. You’ll be a valued member of the team from day one.

What apprenticeships are available?

We don’t currently have any apprenticeship opportunities open as we have now closed our scheme for 2019. If you’d like to keep updated on the vacancies that we’re advertising, you may want to visit our jobs board:  Welsh Government External Vacancies Board.

If you’d like to receive Job Alert e-mails that let you know when we’re advertising a role that suits your preferences, scroll to the bottom of the jobs board, and you’ll see the ‘Create Job Alert’ link.  Click this, and follow the on-screen instructions to set up your alerts.  You’ll need to log in or create an account as part of this process.

Who can apply?

To be eligible to apply you:

  • will be at least 16 years of age at the time of making your application
  • will not be in full-time education (you can apply while still attending school/college/university but will have finished or intend to finish your studies by the time your apprenticeship starts)
  • will need to meet the Civil Service Nationality requirements to apply.

ALS eligibility

Please note that ALS our training providers have their own eligibility in order to provide the funding required to undertake an apprenticeship. You may not be eligible to apply if:

  • you already hold a qualification at Level 3 or above in ICT, Software, Web and Telecoms or a similar subject
  • you already hold a qualification at Level 3 or above in Business Administration, Customer Service or a similar subject

What are the benefits?  

How much will I be paid?

You will earn £19,240 a year while training. When you pass your apprenticeship you can apply for a permanent job at the Welsh Government. Within 2 years of starting your apprenticeship you could be earning £22,500. 

You will get 31 days holidays as well as 10 public and privilege days. We offer flexible working arrangements to help you get the right work/life balance. You will also be eligible for membership of the Civil Service Pension Scheme

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