Hours per week: 37.5
Salary: £ 10000 per year
Working week: Monday to Friday

We’re currently on the lookout for a dynamic Digital Marketing Apprentice to join our growing team! We need someone with passion and determination, because after all, HDY is far from normal. It’s not just any old job, it’s somewhere that we insist everyone to Be More Kid. So, before you think about applying with a copy and pasted application form, we will let you into a little secret… We want to see how you stand out from the rest from the get go.

A glimpse at the role As Digital Marketing Apprentice, you’ll be getting stuck in to all things web, paid social media, CRM, SEO and PPC. What you’ll be getting your hands on

● Supporting the team with the roll out of multi-channel campaigns for a wide range of clients across all digital channels including social media, email and PPC to deliver amazing results for our clients

● Supporting the digital and content team with website content management and CRM management including uploading content and optimising for SEO

● Performing keyword research for SEO projects

● Preparing and delivering campaign reports for our clients using a range of reporting tools and creating client-facing presentations

● Conducting paid media ad checks for social media commentary and performance checks against client KPIs

● Keeping up to date on all the latest digital marketing developments, new technologies and trends to stay ahead of the game, including preparing reports for the rest of the team


Applicants should be literate and numerate. Grade C/4 and above in English Maths and IT are preferableApplicants should be literate and numerate. Grade C/4 and above in English Maths and IT are preferable.

Skills required:
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good time management / prioritising
  • Strong awareness of trends
  • A self-starter with good initiative
  • Eager to learn and grow within a team


Training to be provided:

Apprentices learn the skills they need on the job with the guidance of a development coach who is an expert from industry. You will finish your apprenticeship with a recognised qualification, valuable industry experience, money, and substantial opportunities for promotion.

Training is a blended learning delivery model: online learning, classroom sessions, work-based training, independent research, workplace projects, one-to-one support and training. Your training will include:

  • Using Social Media in a business environment
  • Developing social media campaigns
  • Social media advertising
  • Risk, Reputation & Crisis Response
  • Project Management
  • Search Engine Optimisation
  • Email marketing
  • Content management systems
  • Writing for SEO
  • Metrics, Analytics, Reports & Optimisation
  • Principles of coding level 3: Vendor Qualification
  • CIW Social media strategist: Vendor Qualification
  • CIW Internet Business Associate: Vendor Qualification

For a full overview of the digital marketer standard please see: https://creativealliance.org.uk/apprenticeships/digital-marketer-level-3/

Personal Qualities:

A passion for all things digital

● An analytical eye and good attention to detail

● A curious, pro-active team player who doesn’t take themselves too seriously

Things to consider:
Future prospects:
Progression into employment and further training opportunities