Lee, ICT

Information Communication Technician Apprentice, LeeWhat is your role?

Information Communication Technician Apprentice.

When did you start here?

In November 2021.

Why did you choose to do an apprenticeship?

I wanted the experience of work as well as gaining other qualifications.

Did you come with GCSEs or A Levels?

Yes, GCSEs necessary for the post.

Did you have a clear idea of what you wanted to do?

Yes, a career in ICT.

Why did you decide to work here?

As it is local government, it is always a good place to work because you get the experience of meeting tons of new people from round the same area but also a good background to have on a cv.

What did you know about the council before you joined and what have you learnt about it so far?

I knew that it dealt with all sorts of people around Suffolk, whether that be in similar government jobs or the public.

What apprenticeship are you undertaking, and do you have future plans?

I am doing the Level 3 Information Communication Technician Apprenticeship. What do you enjoy about working here?

What do you enjoy about working here?

The team are very friendly and easy to work with. Everyone else is kind and understanding when asking questions and needing help.

What advice would you give to future applicants?

Just try your best and not to worry about your qualifications outside of school, there is always an opportunity somewhere.