Web Development Apprentice

3.90 - 3.90 GBP Hourly + GBP3.90/hour
11 Mar 2019
04 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Are you a hardworking and motivated individual who is passionate about a career within Web Development?

Artwork Creative are a Full Service Design Agency near Malvern providing responsive Websites, Marketing, display and printing solutions to our clients - Are you the person we are searching for?

This is a varied role that requires accuracy and flexibility. The perfect candidate will be resourceful, confident and friendly with good organisational skills. We are looking for an individual who has prior knowledge of Wordpress and has a keen interest to learn and develop new skills.

This is an opportunity for the right individual to take some of their first steps on their career ladder and progress into the world of Web Development.

Duties will include:

The role is responsible for designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function and according to a client's specifications. Strive to create visually appealing sites that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation.

* writing code in one or more programming or scripting languages, such as WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP and MySQL.

* deciding on the best technologies and languages for the project in hand.

* testing sites and applications in different browsers and environments

* problem solving

* fixing bugs in existing projects

* testing new features thoroughly to ensure they perform the correct task in all cases

* running performance benchmarking tests

* building and testing Application Program Interfaces (APIs) for applications to exchange data

* Collaboratively work with designers, developers and project staff for progress updates

* gathering requirements from clients and users

* staying up to date with new trends and advancements in web development

* building and maintaining databases

* refactoring and optimising existing code

* Support with the roll out of Globalised sites

* Editing and Fixing code for clients

Desired skills

* Previous Knowledge of Coding and Software Development

* WordPress Knowledge and Experience

* Understanding of PHP, Javascript, CSS and HTML

* Passionate about Coding and Web Development.

Personal qualities

* Hardworking and motivated individual with a Can Do Attitude

* Good communication and customer service skills.

* Inquisitive individual

* Team Player

* Can get on well with different people including; Designers, other developer Digital Marketers, Account Managers, senior managers

* Professional and Good communication skills to speaking with Clients.

Working week

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.30pm

Total hours per week: 37.50

Weekly wage: GBP146.25

Training to be provided

The successful candidate will undertake a two year nationally recognised qualification through TDM.

This is a work-based learning programme which will require commitment to block weeks in a training room once every quarter working towards the qualification along with weekly off the job training and monthly coaching sessions. You will be required to demonstrate through the standard that you meet all competencies and behaviours which will lead to the acheivement of the qualification. These block weeks will take place at either of our training centres, in Birmingham or Worcester, whichever is more suitable for your location.

You will have a designated mentor in the workplace to support your learning and at the end of programme will be assessed via an external assessment body.

This is a Level 4 qualification.

The modules will include:

KM1 Software Developer Methodologies

KM2 Software Languages