Apprentice Web Developer
Apprentice Web Developer VAC000743196
This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in web development and IT with Block 8. You will join our small and friendly team to help develop and update our client’s websites and systems.
37.5 Hours, Shifts TBC
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
12 Jul 2018
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Level 3 Estio IT Apprenticeships
Apprentice Web Developer
This is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career in web development and IT with Block 8. You will join our small and friendly team to help develop and update our client’s websites and systems. If you are an aspiring developer and live and breathe computers this may be the job for you.
Working directly with the senior developer and designers to add functionality to existing websites and systems
Provide updates and essential maintenance to current systems and websites
Help with IT issues, such as setting up website hosting and email services
Work with other members of the agency to help improve workflow and processes.
Requirements and prospects
Ability to build standards compliant HTML5 & CSS3 front end code.
Photoshop experience would be desirable
Be able to develop and work with common platforms such as Magento and WordPress
Design software experience, knowledge of Adobe suite programmes (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator)
An understanding of PHP and MySQL would be an advantage
Enjoys learning about new technologies, both professionally and personally
Quick learner with fantastic problem solving skills
Ability to communicate with colleagues and customers of varying ages and backgrounds
5 GCSE’s at grades A*- C or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)
The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.
Things to consider
**Please note these dates should be used as a guideline only, should the right applicant be found the vacancy may close early.**
About the employer
Block 8 Digital specialise in web development, and we’re really good at it. We’re at our absolute best working on complicated back-end web development projects, anything that would usually send web developers running for the hills.
BLOCK 8 LIMITED
The Estio Training IT Apprenticeship programme gives people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.
Learners will receive eleven weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual assessment, and help and guidance from a dedicated trainer who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.
Training will lead to industry-recognised qualifications including:
Advanced apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals
Level 3 Diploma in Professional Competence for IT and Telecoms Professionals
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
Functional skills, Maths L2, English L2 and ICT L2
PLTS and ERR
Estio training also offer the following optional units:
MCTS on Windows 7
MCTS on MCSA, MS Solutions Associate
MCITP on Windows Server 2008
MCSA Windows Server 2012
Outsource Training Development
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Estio Technology Recruitment Ltd
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