Ben Bandrowski

Job Before:  Student

Job Now: Trainee Web Developer @ Netmatters


Course:  Coding Traineeship
Placement Date: June 2023

Why did you start the Traineeship?
It was a pivotal decision driven by my passion for technology and my desire to obtain a rewarding career in the ever-evolving field of web development. A theory and the creativity-based role that would offer me the challenge I desired made the decision to start a traineeship apparent.
What did you enjoy most about the Traineeship?
Upon starting the traineeship, I quickly realized that the course was the perfect place to perfect my skills and expand my knowledge. IT Career Switch offered a comprehensive curriculum and real-world projects that covered various programming languages, frameworks, and best practices. The tutors I had were Paddy and Nelson – they were not only knowledgeable but also passionate about empowering students like myself to succeed in the coding industry.
What's your current role like?
Upon completion of the traineeship, I was thrilled to secure a role as a trainee web developer at Netmatters. My current position allows me to continue learning and growing in the industry. I am involved in the development and maintenance of web applications, where I contribute to the design, functionality, and user experience. I work closely with experienced developers, who mentor and guide me to further refine my skills so I can progress into senior positions.