Software Development Apprentice

Baltic Training Services
£150 per week + -
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Did you know the average wage for a software developer in the UK is £30,000 a year?

Why not start your career in a rapidly growing industry now.

Baltic Training are delighted to be recruiting for a Software Development Apprentice to join their industry leading clients expanding team based in Sale, Manchester. Our client specialise in creating job management software solutions for an array of companies in the engineering, gas and oil trades.

Due to their continued success, they are now keen to meet with aspiring software developers who can bring fresh ideas to their team. You won't be expected to know everything about software development as first class training and support is provided but a great work ethic, willingness to learn and first class attitude are all a must. If this sounds like you then read on!

About Apprenticeships
A wise man once said, "The bigger the challenge, the bigger the opportunity to grow" Apprenticeships are built around this principle. Apprenticeships are not an easy way out, they are a commitment and a journey on which you will learn to overcome challenges and breakdown barriers.

With the help of employers, an apprenticeship offers a structured and practical approach to learning. You will train in way that supports you, while you develop the skills you need to be successful in the fastest growing sector in the UK. If you're looking to revolutionise the way you learn, you are looking for an apprenticeship.

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

  • Using languages such as Java, Visual Studio and SQL to support with projects
  • Testing codes
  • Reporting on software
  • Writing Scripts
  • In house projects

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:

  • Previous use of Java, Visual Studio or any other programming/coding language would be beneficial
  • Confident
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong work ethic
  • Passion for software development

The future is bright
Upon completion of this apprenticeship 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

  • £150 per week
  • Full time (37.5 Hours per week)

Location and travel
This role is located in Sale, Greater Manchester and is easy access to local transport links from wider areas.

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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