Software Developer Apprenticeship

From £10,400 to £10,400 per annum
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ever wondered how a computer program works? Our client has an exciting new opportunity for aspiring Software Developers who will help us develop and grow our team further into the future. The most fundamental requirements of this role are that you are hungry to learn and grow, prepared to work hard, and have a deep and genuine interest in software development.

As a Level 3 Software Developer Apprentice, you will be undertaking a recognised apprenticeship qualification, including Microsoft certifications, at the same time as working as part of Capp’s software development team.

You’ll work as part of our team to learn about the latest technologies we use to deliver what we need, including C# within the MVC framework, supported by the use of test driven development (TDD), continuous integration using Team City and continuous deployment using Octopus Deploy.

The Company use Javascript frameworks including Knockout and jQuery, with responsive design enabled by Bootstrap and data access through Entity Framework using SQL server.

In this role, you will start out by learning what you need to know at the same time as you work to support the software development team in their work. This will include work on any of the following, according to your skills, interests and capability:

·Data extracts and data processing

·Collating feature requests

·Adding features

·Front-end development

·Back-end development

·Integration management

The Company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a knowledgeable software development team that will help the company develop further into the future. You will be a vital asset of the software development team and the scope to learn on a practical basis surrounded by knowledgeable experts is tremendous.

The company are an established company who have worked in recruitment, assessment and technology platforms for over 10 years. They are Renowned for their expertise in strengths-based assessment, they work with a large number of clients to design and deliver their student and volume recruitment processes, in support of their vision of Matching the world to their perfect job.

Desirable skills:

·You should have GCSE Maths & English at C or above and 3 or 4 other subjects at least. You will have enjoyed school, and you’ll be ready for a new learning environment in the world of work.

·Any interest in one or some of the following is important; trouble shooting, Computer repairs, computer hardware, Microsoft Programs.

·You will need a good eye for detail with a view to improving results on a daily basis.

Training to be provided

You will be enrolled on to the award winning Microsoft Partner Apprenticeship Programme. You will work towards gaining the MTA – Software Development Fundamentals MTA – HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals MTA – Software Testing Fundamentals.

This apprenticeship is delivered remotely via a live virtual classroom using the very latest Microsoft technologies. These qualifications are globally recognised industry certifications and form the significant building block of IT knowledge for anybody looking to start a career in IT.


Location: CV4 - Coventry

Weekly Wage: £200 per week, £10,400 per annum – earn while you learn

Daily Working Hours: 40 hours a week, 9am – 5pm with 1 hour for lunch.