Software Development Apprentice

Baltic Training Services
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Interested in joining an award winning company?

Baltic Training are currently working alongside Assistive Partner to recruit a Software Development Apprentice to join an ever-growing, vibrant Development department based at the heart of Redditch Town Centre.

Specialising in delivering cloud-based software solutions, Assistive Partner is a modern and thriving business who work with reputable clients such as Microsoft and Datatech UK! Customers are at the heart of everything Assistive Partner do, and if you are interested in joining a team of Software experts whilst working towards industry-led training then this is the role for you!

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 break down barriers.

With the help of employers, an apprenticeship offers a structured and practical approach to learning. You will train in a 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.


An Apprentice Developer will work with the development team, learning how to maintain and develop Assistive Partner's software applications as well as becoming involved in ongoing customer support at a second line level.

The apprentice will be part of an agile team using a Scrum & Kanban process. They will learn how to become responsible for managing individual sprint jobs, Source Control and learning new skills.

  • Working on VB.Net Development with HTML.
  • Software testing and design.
  • SQL and databases.

Training to be Provided:

  • Level 3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
  • Level 3 Advanced Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
  • Software Testing and Software Design
  • Unix Fundamentals
  • Event-driven Programming using Visual Basic.NET
  • Object-oriented Programming C#
  • SQL
  • Customer Support Provision

Skills and Qualifications required:

  • 5 GCSE's A-C grades, including Maths and English.
  • Passion for IT.
  • Great organisational and communication skills.

The future is bright:

Upon completion of the 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 central Redditch and is easily accessible via the local bus and train stations.

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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