Overview

  • £8,754.20

The Foundation of Light are the registered charity of Sunderland Football Club. Based at their award-winning facility the Beacon of Light. Outreach sites in Sunderland, South Tyneside, and County Durham. Foundation of Light are looking to recruit enthusiastic driven IT Support Apprentice to support the wider Foundation team

Desired skills

Communication skills
IT skills
Attention to detail
Organisation skills
Customer care skills
Problem solving skills
Presentation skills
Administrative skills
Number skills
Analytical skills
Logical
Team working
Creative
Initiative
Non judgemental
Patience

Personal qualities

Communication skills
IT skills
Attention to detail
Organisation skills
Customer care skills
Problem solving skills
Presentation skills
Administrative skills
Number skills
Analytical skills
Logical
Team working
Creative
Initiative
Non judgemental
Patience

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 or A*-C) essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 or A*-C) essential

Future prospects

The possibility of full time employment on the successful completion of the apprenticeship

97.4% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

Destination data for Sunderland College 2019/20, Apprentice completers. 

Why choose Sunderland College?

96% of our apprentices agree that they have the chance to develop new skills at their workplace*.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

97% of our apprentices agree that their course is helping their skills to get better.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

The college works in partnership with over 600 employers. 

We have over 40 Apprenticeship programmes across a range of career sectors.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting relevant qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid.You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.30 an hour (from April 2021 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

Other opportunities

Business Administrator

  • Wage: £13,650.00
  • Employers Name: TMP Wealth Management
  • Employers Address: Morpeth
  • Description: You will join a busy wealth management firm, you will assist with office duties and undertake many other tasks alongside our experienced team. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn the business and gain amazing experience which can aid your skills and future.
  • Closing Date: 2023-04-28T00:00:00.000Z

Early Years Educator

  • Employers Name: Apple Blossom Day Nursery
  • Employers Address: Apple Blossom Day Nursery
  • Description: Apple Blossom Day Nursery are seeking to recruit an early years apprentice to join our nursery. You will be supported by our experienced staff members throughout the duration of your apprenticeship.
  • Closing Date: 2023-04-28T00:00:00.000Z

HR Support

  • Wage: £13,501.00
  • Employers Name: ENVISION AESC UK LTD.
  • Employers Address: ENVISION AESC UK Washington Road
  • Description: This opportunity is with our HR team. Throughout your apprenticeship you will be trained to handle day to day queries and providing human resources advice including recruitment, onboarding and training.
  • Closing Date: 2023-06-23T00:00:00.000Z

Customer Service Practitioner

  • Wage: £8,236.80
  • Employers Name: Amble Pin Cushion
  • Employers Address: 20-22 Queen Street
  • Description: As a trainee sales assistant, you will generate income for Amble Pin Cushion (which is part of ABRINOR LTD) by selling goods and products proactively and competently to provide customers with an exemplary end to end shopping experience.
  • Closing Date: 2023-04-28T00:00:00.000Z