37 hours per week
Fixed Term Contract 36 Months
The Council's ICT Service Unit is committed to providing a customer led Information Technology service. Our aim is to exhibit continuing improvement in our services by meeting the business needs of our customers through investment in technology and employees.
In our IT Service Unit we really see the value that apprenticeships add to our service, and over the years we have successfully developed a large number of apprentices and helped them start a career in Information Technology. We have created two new apprentice posts to sit within our ICT team, one of which will sit in the Systems Team supporting applications and one will sit in the desktop support team supporting devices and operating systems.
We are looking for a hardworking and committed learner who is keen to embark on a career in ICT, you will be able to develop technically within an environment which will provide excellent job experience and also benefit from study that leads to a nationally recognised qualification. The support and learning opportunity receive will ensure that you will have appropriate skills, knowledge and competencies to embark on a future career in Information Technology.
You will have 5 GCSE's, including Maths and English, and it is desirable that you have an ICT A level or equivalent (or are awaiting results) and have both the enthusiasm and drive to undertake professional development.
Applications will not be considered for those who have already achieved a qualification at degree level in ICT. Already computer literate, you will be a proficient user of technology with excellent communication skills and understanding of the importance of customer care.
During the apprenticeship you will receive support and be mentored by a senior team manager to develop your career whilst benefitting from exposure to new technology.
Closing date: Wednesday 10 March 2021
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