Do you have the enthusiasm required to start your programming career?

Baltic Training and Parallax Agency are excited to be recruiting for a Email Developer Apprentice to join their team in Leeds!

About the Employer

Established in 2010, Parallax Agency are a creative Digital Marketing company based in central Leeds. They have grown their talented team of developers, designers and marketers to tap into new technologies and create cutting edge solutions for businesses. Due to their continued success and growth they are now looking for an apprentice email developer who will receive training and help from their current email developer and the wider frontend development team.

Salary, Hours, Benefits

  • £15,500 per annum
  • Monday to Friday
  • 9:00AM – 5:00PM
  • 20 Days Holidays + Bank Holidays
  • Social Lunches
  • Gaming Breaks/ Ethical Hack Days

There are career progression opportunities available upon completion of the programme. You, along with your employer, may progress to a Level 4 programme, and take your training even further.

Responsibilities

  • Turning designs from Adobe Photoshop into responsive emails.
  • Learning and implementing best practices for wider email client support.
  • Testing rendering across a pre-defined list of major email clients and web browsers.
  • Testing for spam scoring, using best practices to avoid spam filters.
  • Writing clear, detailed HTML markup that is well formatted and easy to maintain.
  • Completing work to set deadlines.
  • Communicating and working closely with a 3rd party agency to ensure all designs are compatible with email standards.

Skills Required

  • Have a keen interest in the latest technology and web trends
  • Knowledge of HTML & CSS
  • A willingness to learn
  • Good communication skills 
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and multiple priorities
  • Enthusiastic and reliable

Training to be provided 

If you are successful in securing this role, you will be enrolled onto one of our apprenticeship programmes. Follow the link below for the programme applicable to this role:

https://baltictraining.com/apprentices/apprenticeship-programmes/software-development-technician/

We’re always looking for enthusiastic people to add to our talent pool: at Baltic, we believe people are more than a list of skills, so even if you don’t feel like you tick every box – get in touch with us! Our apprenticeships will teach you all the skills you need to succeed anyway!

Location & Travel

This opportunity is located in central Leeds with easy access to local public transport links from wider areas. There are local bus stops within close proximity.

Funding

Due to funding requirements, there is specific candidate criteria that applies to this apprenticeship opportunity. In order for our employer to offer this vacancy they must be able to draw down full government funding for the position. As such, only candidates aged 16 – 18 will be eligible to apply for this vacancy. However, as we work with a range of employers who do not require full government funding to offer apprenticeship opportunities, please visit our website: www.baltictraining.com/vacancies to discuss and apply for alternative apprenticeship opportunities.

Full Government funding rules and regulations can be found here: 
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/706505/Employer_rules_v3.pdf sec E93

Why choose an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships are a great way to get the qualifications and experience needed to start your career. Combining technical training with work experience, becoming an apprentice is the first step to a recognised career path. The digital sector will only continue to grow and an apprenticeship with Baltic will enable you to join this diverse, fast-moving and exciting industry, putting you at the forefront of tomorrow’s world. If you’re ready to earn more, start your apprenticeship with Baltic Training today, apply below.

About Baltic
 
Baltic Training are one of the only apprenticeship training providers that offer a completely tech-focused, tech-driven training solution. We help people transform their knowledge and passion into skills that employers need.
If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch! Once we receive your application, one of our team will be in touch to help you with the next stage. In the meantime, if you want to get a head start on the other applicants, expand your knowledge with the links provided!
https://baltictraining.com/apprentices/resources/information-advice-and-guidance/

Eligibility

A residency eligibility applies to this vacancy.   You must be a British or European Economic Area (EEA) citizen and have been resident in the UK or EEA country for the past 3 years.  Residency rules and some exceptions can be found here https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/730997/1819_Provider_Rules_v1.0.pdf(clause P305)