Trainee System Developer

3 days left

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
£21,993 - £23,299 per annum
19 Jul 2021
30 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Kirklees College is a large successful FE college, currently Ofsted graded as Good. Operating across Kirklees with centres based in Huddersfield and Dewsbury.  

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a modern building, with excellent on site facilities, such as a fully equipped gym, hair & beauty salons and fine dining restaurant.

An opportunity has arisen to join the small but friendly Corporate and Operational MI team in a busy office environment, based at the College’s Waterfront Centre in Huddersfield. The main responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to provide a report writing service for the MIS and Exams Department, designing, producing and analysing data, ensuring robustness and accuracy of both data and reports.  The successful candidate will also provide advice and guidance to college staff on College funding and performance data and on our MIS systems, platforms and reports.

This is a trainee position and requires someone with an understanding of SQL and who is willing to learn or has knowledge of:

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)

Microsoft Excel and Access

Other reporting and dashboard tools

Knowledge of FE/HE Funding methodologies

Training will be provided on the job but the successful candidate may also be expected to undertake further qualifications and training as specified by the Head of Department.  The qualifications deemed essential for the post are a minimum of a Level 2 qualification in literacy and numeracy (e.g. GCSE English and Maths at grade A*-C or 9-1) and a relevant level 3 qualification or equivalent experience in IT.  

You will also be part of the busy enrolment and invigilation periods at the college when you will have the chance to interact with the students themselves.

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is also essential for the post.

As a learning organisation and as part of our commitment to your continued professional development we may require you to complete an apprenticeship standard or framework that relates to this opportunity.

If you have supplied an e-mail address, should you be shortlisted for interview, we will contact you via your e-mail address.

If you have any queries about this post please e-mail 

Kirklees College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As a College we are committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

As an employer, we are committed to exploring opportunities for flexible working and ensuring the work-life balance and wellbeing of our workforce. Visit the Jobs page on our website for further information.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.


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