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13 Week Coding Course

Job/scheme locations: 
London, Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham & Edinburgh
Type of opportunity: 
Internship
Application deadline: 
15/07/2020

13-week coding course - Your future in tech starts here - Early July Start!

We’re delighted to introduce you to an exciting new partner.. They offer a completely free software engineering course, aiming to make careers in technology as accessible as possible.

Their 13-week bootcamp is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to become a job-ready junior software developer. As part of your course, you’ll even receive a monthly living allowance and a guaranteed 2-year paid placement after your training. They’re looking for curious graduates from all degree backgrounds to join them in Early July. You don’t need experience, just a genuine interest in technology and a desire to learn. Applications to become one of their inaugural cohorts are now open – don’t miss this opportunity to fast-track your future in tech...

You can be from any degree background to apply for this scheme, however you MUST have a passion for technology. We welcome applications from those who are looking for a career change and their 2nd job!

Who is the company?

  • Our client offers a free coding school designed to empower the next generation of software engineers.
  • Their greatest strength is their ability to match students to companies they will thrive in.
  • Their focus is on placing highly-motivated individuals where they will do best.

What is the training course?

  • Learning how to work in an agile environment, you’ll be taught the how, what and why of code.
  • You’ll learn business skills so you can connect your code to the commercial realities of work.
  • Full stack web development - you’ll be taught HTML/CSS, JavaScript, React, Python as well as ‘how’ to learn language to make you adaptable and able to code in any stack.
  • Business education - you will become commercially aware and understand how code you write connects to a business’ goals.
  • After 13 weeks of learning to become a junior developer, the firm will help you land a 2-year placement as a software engineer.

Why should you apply?

  • It’s free - unlike some other routes, you pay no fees for your training, receive a living allowance and land a job upon completion of the course.
  • Personalised support - you’ll be supported by incredible teachers, an industry mentor, and an outstanding community of learners and alumni.
  • Develop skills for the future - you’ll learn key skills including problem-solving, leadership and resilience.
  • Learn from the best - your teachers know what it takes to go from good to great and you’ll hear from industry-leading speakers, giving you a cutting-edge insight into the world of tech.
  • Supercharge your CV - you’ll land a role at an amazing company where you will grow as a software engineer

Who is best suited to this role?

  • You can be from any degree background to apply, however they are looking for those with technical aptitude.
  • Those that are looking for a career change are particularly encouraged to apply.
  • We are looking for those that have spent a considerable amount of free time to understand coding basics, and used resources like udemy, freecodecamp & Codeacademy
  • Resilience - not giving up at the first hurdle and being curious and resilient enough to push yourself in challenging scenarios
  • Problem solving/critical thinking - ability to think about a problem you have clearly and plan solutions to that problem
  • Communication - you must have the ability to clearly summarise a problem you are experiencing so that you ask for the most appropriate guidance from teachers & peers
  • Good time management skills and an ability to deal with pressure
  • Teamwork- an opinion/understanding of how effective teamwork can produce results and enhance your own skill set
  • Give/take feedback- you must have an awareness of how valuable feedback is to both yourself and others when used in the right way.

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More about this vacancy

Region: 
London, North West, South West, West Midlands, Scotland
Number of vacancies: 
21 to 30
Benefits: 
Pension scheme (with company contribution), Private healthcare

Degree subjects accepted:

All degree subjects accepted
Degree requirements: 
Postgraduate
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