Web Development Apprentice

Remit Training
£12,400 per annum
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Brief overview of the roleThis is a fantastic opportunity for a bright, enthusiastic, ASP.NET/SQL Web Developing Apprentice, with an ability to think on the spot and come up with creative solutions to problems.

Applications for apprenticeship

Closing date24 Apr 2017

Apprenticeship summaryWorking weekMonday to Friday 9am – 6pmTotal hours per week: 40.00Weekly wage£200.00

Expected apprenticeship duration12 months

Possible start date02 May 2017

Apprenticeship levelAdvanced Level Apprenticeship

Vacancy descriptionDo you enjoy solving problems based on your knowledge of products and how the web itself works? Are you seeking a place where you can learn from a team of experienced colleagues? Do you enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced but informal environment?

You will be working on enhancing, supporting and maintaining our client’s websites,all built on our in-house enterprise recruitment platform. These sites range from SME recruitment agencies through to the careers sites of some of the UKs largest brands. Most of these sites also integrate with a wide variety of 3rd party products and platforms. You will need to constantly adapt to various challenges of mobile, social media and SEO, mailing platforms to name but a few.


Processes & efficiencies Successfully learn all 4MAT processes and suggest potential improvements to the Web Development Team Leader Product knowledge Learn about our in-house platform DotVacancy, so that you can be a source of answers to technical questions from your colleagues Quoting Assisting the Web Development Team Leader to formulate estimates for bespoke pieces of work requested by clients Requirements and prospectsDesired skillsThe following skills will be of benefit: 

Experience of ASP.NET web formsHTML and CSSJavaScript and AJAXSQL comparison tools and SQL ProfilerAn understanding of SQL performance issuesUnderstanding of SEO aspects of web developmentKnowledge of secure and high performance coding Experience with JQuery and Telerik toolsets Experience with major 3rd party APIs (Google, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn)Understanding of Asp.net cachingPersonal qualitiesHunger - for success and progression and a proven objective hitter Time management - excellent time management and the ability to effectively prioritise workload Quality - excellent attention to detail Communication – a sophisticated and confident internal communicator Resilience – the ability to keep a cool head and to resolve problems in adversity Qualifications requiredA minimum of 5 A-C at GCSE including Maths, English and IT or equivalent. Higher level qualifications are also desirable.Future prospects4MAT has a proven track record in creating careers for its staff. Most of the company’s senior staff, including two of the Directors started in junior positions. 4MAT is a place where demonstrating competence and creativity will result in added recognition, responsibility and career progression. The company operates a flexible communications structure so your ideas and input in all aspects of the company (particularly within technical design and future strategy) are both welcomed and encouraged.

Questions for candidatesFirst questionWhat web design / development experience do you have?

Second questionHow would you get to the centre of London each day?