ICT Modern Apprentice

Inverness, Highland
£21,840 per annum
28 Nov 2023
10 Dec 2023
Job Function
IT / e-learning
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 13 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD. We also host circa 600 school pupils on campus every week who engage in study with UHI Inverness as part of their Senior Phase in school.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215-acre site. 

We are seeking an ICT Modern Apprentice to join our ICT department on a fixed-term basis.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a small, dynamic, customer-focussed team that is dedicated to excellence in delivering ICT Services. We maintain infrastructure and user equipment; implement and maintain software and systems, administer user accounts and access; ensure wider security of the College digital systems; support users with their issues in using technology; as well as working on projects and staying connected with wider technology developments to continually improve the services we deliver. This is an ideal opportunity to get exposure to a wide range of technologies and systems and to gain experience in working in a busy ICT environment. If you are looking to develop your ICT skills, have a customer-focused approach, and meet the criteria in the job specification please apply.

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG scheme membership prior to commencing employment.

Application Closing Date: 8th December

Shortlisting will take place on 11th December

Interviews will be held on 12th December  

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Human Resources Department on recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or on 01463 273210.

Requests for feedback following interview are welcomed, however due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide feedback on applications that have not been shortlisted for interview.

Job Profile:  Job Profile document

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.