Apprentice Software Developer

Baltic Training Services
£132 per week + ,
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Computer programming is one of the fastest growing occupations currently.

Why not be part of it?

Baltic Training are delighted to be working with Ideal Business Services to recruit for an Apprentice Software Developer to join their existing team.

Ideal Business Services client specialise in custom software development for intermodal, container logistics, warehousing, shipping ports and airports. They develop software solutions to help drive their customers business forward. Some of their clients include IBL Bulk Liquids and Freightliner. Formed in the mid-1980's this organisation now has 25 years' worth of experience within the industry. Some of the solutions they work with including passenger management systems and shipping port management software.

They are new looking for a hard-working and motivated individual to join their successful business.

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

You will be working alongside existing staff and be mentored and trained to carry out the following duties:

  • Software Testing.
  • Basic programming.
  • Software support for clients.
  • Any other admin duties as required.

Training to be provided:

  • Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Software Development
  • Level 3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
  • Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Systems and Principles
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT)

Skills and qualifications required:

  • Good communication skills.
  • Passion for programming.
  • Knowledge of HTML, JavaScript and VB.Net.
  • Excellent written English.

The future is bright
Upon completion of the 12 month programme, there are real progression opportunities available. Along with your employer, you may decide to progress onto our level 4 programme and take your training even further.

Salary, hours and benefits

  • £132 per week.
  • Full time (37.5 hours per week).

Location and travel
Their office is located in the Hindley area of Wigan and is a short walk from Hindley train station.

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, young people out there. Young 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!

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