Apprentice Software Developer
Reference No: 30044
Manchester Digital
City Centre
M1 4PZ

About this opportunity

This level 4 apprenticeship is a unique scheme, delivered by the largest digital and technology trade association in the North West: Manchester Digital, in conjunction with The Growth Company.

As an apprentice, you will be employed by one of Manchester Digital’s partner companies and mentored by an experienced developer who works in the industry. You will quickly develop core coding skills, work on real projects and earn a real wage.

Whether you want to work for a recognised blue-chip corporation or brand, or you prefer the fast-paced environment of a high-growth start up – Manchester Digital partner with a range of incredible employers so there’s sure to be a position to suit you.

The Manchester Digital apprenticeship provides a solid foundation for success, setting you up with great career opportunities and incredible earning potential.

What you could go on to do:
You can progress onto a permanent software developer role within the company with a salary range of up to 35k.

How you will be supported:
Training is provided through monthly boot camps, hacks and industry events. All training is designed by senior industry experts and delivered in a dynamic and collaborative learning environment. The fast-paced, intensive programme delivery means you could be a fully qualified junior developer in as little as 18 months. You will be supported by your development coach and assessed throughout the programme on your technical competencies, knowledge, skills, attitude and behaviours, as well as working to create a portfolio of evidence and taking a professional qualification assessment.

Applications for this role will only be considered when made through the following link: Any further questions or help with applying please contact the recruitment team on 0161 233 2656.

What you should have to apply

Demonstrable ability to code at least at basic level (can be self taught) would be desirable

Personal Qualities

A desire to work as a software developer
Reliable and punctual
Willing to attend an assessment day with Manchester Digital and employers


Maths and English (GCSE grades A-C / 4-9) or L2 Functional Skills
Level 3 qualification (e.g. A Levels, NVQ/Diploma Level 3)