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Software Development - Higher Apprenticeship at The Growth Company (formerly The Skills Company)

Course description

In partnership with Manchester, Digital we offer a level 4 software developer apprenticeship. Previous apprentices have worked at AutoTrader, Zuto, The Co-Op Group and PushOn.

High quality training is delivered by senior industry experts in a work environment, meaning you really get to focus and develop core skills. The speed at which you learn means you will be a fully fledged junior developer in 18 months.

You will learn lots of practical skills and your employer will be supporting you with training and advice whilst you work.

Application process

  • If you are lucky enough to be shortlisted we will invite you to spend the day with The Growth Company and Manchester Digital showing off your skills and interest in IT. You will have a chance to practice coding, demonstrate your ability to work in a team and have a mini interview with one or more of our employers.
  • Employers will then make offers to their preferred candidates.
  • Once you have a job offer you will join the Manchester Digital team and the rest of your cohort for an intensive few weeks of coding practice.
  • You will then join your employer on a full-time basis, breaking every couple of months to attend training boot camp sand industry conferences.

Entry requirements

A-Level or BTEC Level 3 in IT and a keen interest in coding.

Financial information

You will be paid a salary whilst on your apprenticeship. All training costs will be covered by government funding and/or your employer.

Future opportunities

An exciting and lucractive career in software development with some of the top IT companies in the country.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 15 December 2017
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