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Application Support Apprentice
  • Employer: London Borough of Hounslow - Digital & IT
  • Reference: LBH/21/171645
  • Published: Fri 05/11/2021, 16:05 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 05/12/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,366
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hounslow, Hounslow

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Application Support Apprentice

 Are you:

• Interested in a career in digital support and undertaking an apprenticeship course at the same time as getting hands on experience in this field?
• Enthusiastic about working in a Digital and IT team and can you demonstrate good awareness of customer service?
• Someone who enjoys investigating and troubleshooting incidents and problems and do you get satisfaction from understanding the causes and resolutions?
• Eager to become proficient in a greater range of technology and do you like to stay up-to-date with new and emerging technologies?

 If so, then our Application Support Apprentice role could be perfect for you. You’ll be working with and learning from application specialists whilst studying the Level 3 Digital Support Technician apprenticeship programme.

This is a fixed term contract for 18 months.

The role

You’ll develop your understanding of how effective application management and support contributes to the delivery of the digital strategy. You will undertake training to be able to deliver a responsive and user-focused application development and support service, following agreed procedures and liaising with colleagues and suppliers as required. 

You’ll carry out tasks for the management and housekeeping of applications under the supervision of colleagues, and will assist with scheduled, regular and adhoc tasks for the administration, management, and housekeeping of applications. You’ll help to ensure there is up-to-date documentation in place covering all associated processes, policies and procedures.

As a champion of the use of digital technology, you will help colleagues to maximise the benefits it provides.

Find out more

Please read the role profile for further information about the role and what we’re looking for from candidates.

How to apply

Please apply online outlining what skills, abilities and experience you can bring which makes you an ideal candidate for this role. Please ensure you refer to the requirements outlined in the job profile when completing your application.

Please note that the closing date is given as a guide. We reserve the right to close this vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It’s strongly advised that you complete and submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Working for Hounslow

In return for your skills, we can offer the chance to be part of an inclusive team, within an incredible borough. We offer flexible working, career development and a whole range of generous benefits, including:

  • A salary which is equal to the London Living Wage of £20,366.
  • 22 days annual leave, plus public and bank holidays.
  • Generous, secure, and safe pension in the Local Government Pension Scheme.

We predominantly work remotely with some travel to / within Hounslow when needed. Although it is important that you will be able to travel to Hounslow when required, we do not anticipate that you will need to work in Hounslow five days a week, and we offer flexible working arrangements.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.