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Social media and digital marketing apprenticeship

Apprenticeships > Social Media and Digital Marketing Apprenticeships

Social Media and Digital Marketing Apprenticeships


Are you passionate about all things digital? Looking for a role where your writing, design, and social skills can flourish? Get started in a thriving industry on a social media and digital marketing apprenticeship, and turn your passion into a career.

If you want to learn more about the differences between social media and digital marketing, and what it takes to start a career in the role, take a look at our webinar.

What does a Social Media Apprentice do?

Social media roles are growing in demand, and involve engaging new and current customers with photos, videos, and various media. A social media apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to be creative, create exciting campaigns, and become the online ‘voice’ of the company.

Some of the responsibilities you will have in this role include:

  • Scheduling social media posts using programmes like Hootsuite
  • Using Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other developing social platforms to reach your target audience.
  • Producing different content to be shared over social media
  • Developing brand awareness and online reputation

What does a Digital Marketing Apprentice do?

Digital marketing, although it has some connections to social media, has different and exciting challenges. Your role will be to bring an audience to your website, and using your web design skills, get them interested enough in the product or service to make a purchase or sign up. You will also use various techniques to help your website rank highly for search terms on Google. This will mean creating online content such as blogs, guides, and new pages.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Web design
  • Getting involved video and live chat
  • Search engine optimisation (SEO) and publishing guest content on other websites
  • Improving the online experience of those using mobile devices
  • Developing strategies to increase the number of visitors to a website

What Qualifications will I get?

The qualification you will gain depends on whether you choose the social media or digital marketing pathway. You will also gain qualifications that will help you develop skills essential in any role, which will look great on your CV?

  • Level 3 Diploma in Social Media for Business (QCF)
  • Transferable and Functional Skills: Maths, English and ICT at Level 2


  • Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing (QCF)
  • Transferable and Functional Skills: Maths, English and ICT at Level 2

What can I do after the Apprenticeship?

Social Media and Digital marketing is quickly growing as a profession, as more and more organisations find that their potential customers are active online. This means that you could find yourself in a large range of roles to do with online activity and marketing.

Some of the job roles include Digital Marketing Executive, Social Media Manager, Community Manager, Online Copywriter, and SEO Executive.

You can get in touch with us about becoming a social media or digital marketing apprentice here, or on 01332 613688.


Social media and digital marketing apprenticeship


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