IT Apprentice

Walsall, West Midlands
Salary: National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage
08 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Apprentice
Salary: National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage
Based: Walsall, West Midlands
Contract: Fixed Term Contract – 2 years
Closing Date: 21st August 2019

Are you looking to kick start your career in IT? Are you enthusiastic and committed? If so, our client have a fantastic apprenticeship opportunity within their friendly IT department.

They are looking for an IT Apprentice to support their customers to effectively use technology and optimise performance, whilst undertaking a Level 3 Infrastructure Technician qualification.

Their IT team are currently in the middle of an exciting transformation programme to modernise the IT infrastructure and systems. This is a really rewarding time for an apprentice to join them and have the opportunity to play a part in implementing new technologies.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Supporting colleagues with IT problems
  • Configuring laptops and mobile phones
  • Learning to support their infrastructure
  • Helping to introduce new processes
  • Helping to transition projects into live support

As part of this role you will need to be flexible as you may be required to work unsociable hours, where necessary, to provide support for system upgrades.

At the end of your apprenticeship you will hold an industry recognised Infrastructure technician NVQ Level 3 qualification which will be supported by two years practical work experience.

If you have a positive attitude, can work well in a team, can use your own initiative and are excited about the opportunity this apprenticeship offers, then why not apply today?

You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills and achievement of a grade 4 or equivalent in Maths and English (Level 2 / GCSE grade C or above, or equivalent) are also required.

The successful candidate will receive a great benefits package, including up to 27 days annual leave, a colleague health and wellbeing scheme, an option of pension schemes, health cash plan and childcare vouchers.

Our client committed to safer recruitment and to the protection and safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults and will conduct appropriate background checks where necessary.

Early applications are encouraged as often they experience a high volume of interest for posts. They will review applications on a daily basis and once they have received sufficient applications they reserve the right to bring forward the closing date.