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Apprenticeship Vacancies of the week

Scutum Group UK Limited - Wellington

Apprentice Fire & Security Engineer

Fire emergency and security systems technician
Level 3 (A level)

Apprentice Fire & Security Engineer

Scutum Group UK are proud to announce the establishment of Scutum Academy. Building on existing apprenticeship schemes across the Group, we have brought together the best elements to commence our Academy in January 2022.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Security maintenance and fire alarm maintenance to include CCTV/Intruder and Access Control
  • Electrical and electronic principles - including codes of practice, commissioning, design criteria and installation, testing and maintenance techniques
  • Testing and maintaining different systems - including a range of fire, emergency, and security systems
  • System technologies - including storing, retrieving, manipulating, transmitting, and receiving electronic data across a range of information communication technology (ICT) applications
  • Using ICT tools and equipment - including email, mobile devices, personal computers, and web applications
  • Communications - including communication styles and communicating in a clear, articulate, and appropriate manner
  • Specialist fire, security, fire and emergency lighting or fire and Security Technician skills
  • Health and safety practices, regulations and legislation within fire, emergency, and security environments - including environmental compliance

Annual wage: £18,500 - £19,500

Closing date: 19 Dec 2021

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Softegg - Shepton Mallet

IT Level 4 Network Engineer Apprentice

Fire emergency and security systems technician
Level 3 (A level)

IT Level 4 Network Engineer Apprentice

Do you want to use your passion for technology in a business environment to support service users with technical IT related issues, integrating digital technologies and developing digital solutions?

As an apprentice you will be working in an IT role and carrying out the following duties:

  • Resolve problems associated with operating systems, networks, software, hardware, printers etc.
  • Service desk support– diagnosis of IT issues and supporting users remotely using remote connection tools.
  • Installation of new software and hardware
  • Maintain and fix other computing equipment
  • Assist in system upgrades and system maintenance
  • Liaise with third party suppliers such as Internet Service Providers and vendors 
  • Support with technology asset management
  • Supporting staff to implement new technologies in the workplace
  • Working with a range of technology hardware -Android, Windows, Mac
  • Supporting software implementation
  • Supporting the use of database systems
  • Use of a ticketing system for task allocation/monitoring

What you will be doing:

Do you want to use your passion for technology in a business environment to support service users with technical IT related issues, integrating digital technologies and developing digital solutions? This could involve email, telephone or face to face support on infrastructure, network principles, systems and architecture, mobility, device and cloud fundamentals. The apprentice will also have the opportunity to engage with a range of media and software, both on a development and operational level.

Please note that this role will be based in multiple schools across Somerset so access to a vehicle and business purpose insurance is essential.

Annual wage: £20,000

Closing date: 07 Jan 2022

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Aldi Store Management Apprentice - Level 3

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Store Management Apprentice​

Level 3 Retail Team Leader 

Aldi Vacancies

One thing's for sure as a Store Management Apprentice in Retail you'll never be bored. Balancing theory with practical store work, you'll be expected to work hard on this three-year programme.

There's a real family feel here and we all pitch in as part of a close-knit team. And since there's always loads of support from those around you, ranging from Store Managers to Store Assistants, you'll never feel like you're struggling.

In this fast-paced environment, you'll get to learn something new every day in a company that thrives on being different. As someone who wants to make things happen, you'll find all this adds up to an exciting challenge.

The time will fly by and before you know it you will have you

r Level 3 Retail Team Leader qualification and be working as a fully-fledged Deputy Store Manager with real opportunities for progression in the future.

Please note you will need GCSEs in Maths and English, grade 4 and above (minimum grade C or equivalent) to be able to undertake the Apprenticeship.

Salary: £6.34 phr - £9.44 phr

Apprenticeship vacancies locations

Taunton | Highbridge | Glastonbury | Shepton Mallet | 

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Aldi Career Starter Stores - Level 2

Aldi

Career Starter Stores

Level 2 Retail qualification

One thing's for sure as a Career Starter Apprentice in Retail you'll never be bored. Balancing theory with practical store work, you'll be expected to work hard on this one-year programme.

There's a real family feel here and we all pitch in as part of a close-knit team. And since there's always loads of support from those around you, ranging from Store Managers to Store Assistants, you'll never feel like you're struggling. In this fast-paced environment, you'll get to learn something new every day in a company that thrives on being different. As someone who wants to make things happen, you'll find all this adds up to an exciting challenge. The time will fly by and before you know it you will have your Level 2 Retail qualification and be working as a fully-fledged Store Assistant with real opportunities for progression in the future.

Apprenticeship vacancies locations

Highbridge | Yeovil | Shepton Mallet | 

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First Steps Day Nursery

Store Management Apprentice​

Level 3 Retail Team Leader qualification

One thing's for sure as a Store Management Apprentice in Retail you'll never be bored. Balancing theory with practical store work, you'll be expected to work hard on this three-year programme.

There's a real family feel here and we all pitch in as part of a close-knit team. And since there's always loads of support from those around you, ranging from Store Managers to Store Assistants, you'll never feel like you're struggling.

In this fast-paced environment, you'll get to learn something new every day in a company that thrives on being different. As someone who wants to make things happen, you'll find all this adds up to an exciting challenge.

The time will fly by and before you know it you will have your Level 3 Retail Team Leader qualification and be working as a fully-fledged Deputy Store Manager with real opportunities for progression in the future.

Please note you will need GCSEs in Maths and English, grade 4 and above (minimum grade C or equivalent) to be able to undertake the Apprenticeship.

Find out more and apply:

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First Steps Day Nursery

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice

We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic Level 3 Apprentice to join our team. You will be involved in the day to day care and education of very young children in a safe and nurturing environment.

Closing date: 23 Nov 2021

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First Steps Day Nursery

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprentice

We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic Level 3 Apprentice to join our team. You will be involved in the day to day care and education of very young children in a safe and nurturing environment.

Closing date: 23 Nov 2021

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Spotlight on Yeovil

Apprenticeship Vacancies

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South West Apprenticeship Company Limited

ATA Leather Craftsperson Apprentice

A unique opportunity to learn the practical skills and expertise of making leather. The leather craftsperson apprentice will be working within the tannery department of a Yeovil based firm learning all the skills required to turn an animal hide into premium quality leather.

Closing date: 05 Dec 2021

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South West Apprenticeship Company Limited

ATA Laboratory Testing Apprentice

We have an opportunity for an individual to join the Technical department being involved in laboratory testing, quality assurance, technical administration and support for a Yeovil based firm that is the preferred supplier of high-performance leather for many global brands of gloves, shoes, luxury leather goods and sports equipment.

Closing date: 05 Dec 2021

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Administrator vacancy - DSTPN

Dorset and Somerset Training Provider Network Ltd (DSTPN) is a not for profit company limited by guarantee with a membership consisting of fee-paying members who are training organisations, colleges, employers, and stakeholder bodies delivering and working in the post 16 education and training sector.

DSTPN provide a range of services for the membership and community and are working in partnership with Somerset County Council to manage and deliver the Skills for Growth (SfG) project funded by the European Social fund. This role is to support DSTPN deliver the SfG projects Skill Up and Springboard.

DSTPN are a team of 6 currently delivering the organisation member services and project objectives.

To apply for the job role please complete the application form that can be downloaded below and submitted to Rod Davis r.davis@dstpn.co.uk by Friday 5th November 2021

The candidates selected for interview will be notified on Monday 8th November 2021.

Interviews will be held in person if Coronavirus requirements and safety allows or via Microsoft Teams on Monday 15th November 2021, The interview panel will consist of 3 members maximum.

Safer recruitment practice will be applied to this role and the successful candidate may be required to undertake a DBS check and continued employment may depend on the outcome of the check.

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Job Title:  Administrator 0.6 Full-Time Equivalent (22.5 hours per week)

Salary and benefits: £24,000 per annum pro-rata to the hours, work from home, flexible hours possible ensuring objectives can be met, pension and travel expenses where appropriate

Note: This post is funded by the European Social Fund until June 2023

Purpose of Job: To set up, produce, maintain and manage project administration and communications content, procedures, processes and records, including support for the social media channels. Organise and prioritise workload to assist the company to deliver business objectives in an economical, timely and professional manner and in accordance with best practice and contractual requirements.

Level 2 Hair Professional Apprenticeship

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Company: Sarah Hodge LLP

Job Role

A fantastic opportunity to join as a hairdressing apprentice at Sarah Hodge, a stylish, contemporary hair salon with locations in Taunton, Chard, Tiverton, Wellington and Honiton.

For the right person there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Main Duties and Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

Sarah Hodge wishes to attract passionate and gifted hairstylists to complement the existing highly trained team.

Full training and mentoring will be given, which will lead to gaining a Level 2 Hair Professional Apprenticeship.

Duties include:

  • Reception
  • Answering telephone enquiries
  • Greeting customers
  • Assisting stylists
  • Shampooing hair
  • Maintaining the presentation of the salon
  • General salon duties

Main Duties and Responsibilities

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Training will be provided one day per week at the newly refurbished Hair Academy South West in Taunton. 

You will be working towards the Level 2 Hair Professional qualification which includes:

  • Consultation
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair/scalp
  • Cut hair using a range of techniques
  • Style and finish hair using a range of techniques
  • Colour and lighten hair
  • Perming hair

 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are a number of opportunities available to you once you have qualified as a Level 2 Hair Professional apprentice including progression onto a Level 3 in Hairdressing or the Level 3 Advanced & Creative Hair Professional Apprenticeship.

For more details of how to apply, contact:

Level 2 Hair Professional Apprenticeship

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Featured Vacancy

Level 2 Butchery Apprenticeship

Company   ABP Langport

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Job Role

Join ABP Langport`s award winning Butchery Apprenticeship Programme, where you will be supported and trained as a Beef Butcher.

This practical based apprenticeship is about training for a real job, with real responsibility and real financial benefits.

If you are interested in genuine benefits, like…

  • Learning a trade
  • Getting paid to train
  • Earning a recognised qualification
  • Starting on a good salary with opportunity for quick progression
  • An employment opportunity in an industry-leading company
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…. this apprenticeship could be for you; particularly if you have; good hand/eye coordination and excellent attention to detail.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

ABP Langport is looking to recruit 6 apprentices this year to join their Award Winning “Best Company Training Scheme” which will commence in September. The award is endorsed by the Institute of Meat (IOM), the professional body for those working in the meat industry. We were awarded Bridgwater College Apprentice Employer of the Year 2017 and in 2019 received the first Distinction for the college.

As part of the programme, you will be supported by a full time trainer with additional support from the HR Team. The week is divided into 4 days spent hands-on in production on the butchery training line and 1-day theory study on site, supported by Bridgwater and Taunton College. Our flexible approach means that this can be carried out in the working environment.

As part of the role you will learn various craft and knife skills used for cutting, boning, trimming and the principles of meat including knowledge associated with the carcase, by-products, primal, joints and muscles. You will gain an understanding of the meat sector, the handling of livestock and animal welfare.

You will also be trained in health and food safety including hygiene both in personal terms and as part of the wider food sales/production environment.

The apprenticeship is designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and behaviours required by the butchery employers. When you complete your apprenticeship there are real career opportunities in the business with quick financial progression for those demonstrating the skills and motivation.

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE 

You will need:

  • Good hand/eye coordination
  • Be physically fit
  • Have a good attention to detail
  • Be committed
  • Be able to follow detailed instructions
  • Be able to work with your hands
  • Minimum of Level 3 GCSE or Functional skills Level 1 in Maths and English

Salary

£260 / week 

 

 

If you want to find out if an apprenticeship could be for you speak to us for free impartial, advice and guidance hello@skillupsomerset.org.uk

For more details of how to apply, contact:

Level 2 Butchery Apprenticeship

Langport.hr@abpbeef.com

or call 01458 254503 /254517 /254516

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