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Junior Web Developer

Company Name: Starbots Creative
Company Address: Newcastle, England , ST5 1BS
Course Name: Software developer (Level 4)
Course Duration: Months
Salary: £25,000
Start Date: 26/06/2023


Starbots Creative is a leading, results-driven creative agency full of passionate people located in the heart of Staffordshire. We pride ourselves on delivering a genuine service and creating an exceptional workplace.

We work with a range of clients both locally and nationally and across varying sectors, including education, property, construction, transport, the arts, retail and more.


We’re looking for someone:

- Ambitious and passionate about learning the latest development frameworks

- Client- focused and results-driven

- Inspired by working in a creative team

- Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment


Role duties:

The Web Developer role duties will be to:

Your role will involve shadowing other developers and learning our tech stack (NextJS, Tailwind, and Sanity)

Apply best practice modular web development

Build and manage mobile-first responsive sites

Ensure best practices in web standards and usability are followed

Work collaboratively and share ideas with project managers and designers to deliver eye-catching, technically-brilliant websites

Accurately scope new project timelines

Identify, learn, and use new and changing technologies

Maintain and update client websites

Communicate with stakeholders and clients



Ambitious, fun, and innovative working environment

Training, development, and progression opportunities

Casual dress

Company events

Company pension scheme

Flexible working environment

28 days including bank holidays

Friday early finish

Free refreshments

Free sweets and snacks

Staff socials

Christmas shut down

The successful candidate can expect to work in an exciting and rewarding environment with a highly ambitious and passionate team.

Entry requirements

Hold a minimum of C grade or above in GCSE Maths and English

You'll love writing code and deeply care about learning your craft as well as contributing to the success of our projects

A graduate degree is not a necessity. We welcome applications from self-taught developers and graduates alike

Knowledge of current web development languages (including HTML5, CSS3, PHP/MySQL)

Knowledge of the latest web technologies

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Effective & efficient time management skills

Ability to work as part of a team

Strong attention to detail

Skills requirements

Training to be provided

Our Software Apprenticeships enable you and your company to build and test high-quality code across multiple platforms and layers. Apprentices will work as part of larger teams to help drive elements in an overall project.

This apprenticeship is a brilliant offering in the Apprentify catalogue which boasts a huge amount of benefits with lots of opportunities for career progression because of the ever-growing nature of the industry. 

The Level 4 Software Developer Apprenticeship has been developed to play a significant role in code development for your business. The primary role of a software developer is to build and test, high-quality code across front end, logic and database layers. Roles include Web Developer, Application Developer, Mobile App Developer, Games Developer, Software Developer.

Training modules:

Software Methodologies

User interface design

SQL / Database design

Introduction to Programming Using Java – Opportunity to undertake the Microsoft Technology Associate Exam

Key learning outcomes:

Write good quality code (logic) with sound syntax

Develop effective user interfaces

Test code and analyse results to find & correct errors

Apply structured techniques to problem-solving, debug code and understand the structure of programs

 Utilise skills to build, manage and deploy code into enterprise environments

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