VOLKSWAGEN Group Apprentice Vehicle Paint Technician Eastbourne Coach Finishers Ltd

You will be guided over two years for an Apprenticeship or three years for an Advanced Apprenticeship, by your own occupationally trained and qualified Vocational Coach.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, possible Saturdays.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    10 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001205447

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Ensuring all parts have been stripped from the vehicle in order for it to be painted
  • Sanding down relevant area and adjoining areas for blending
  • Masking out areas to be treated
  • Etching and priming area to be treated
  • Selecting, matching and mixing colour

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ideally some commercial work experience in a garage.

Personal qualities

You must have a genuine interest working in the automotive sector and be committed to the three year apprenticeship programme.  You must be willing to learn in a practical environment

Qualifications required

A minimum of three GCSE’s grades A-C (New Grade 4-9) in English, Maths and Science or the equivalent.

Future prospects

Opportunity to further dvelop career with the brand.

Things to consider

Please do not contact dealership, we are main point of contact for this vacancy and carry out a full recruitment service for the local dealer. Approaching the dealer directly will not always help your application. The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Vehicle Paint & Body Shop

Employer

Eastbourne Coach Finishers Ltd

Address

4A Birch Close

Eastbourne

BN23 6PE

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Training provider

On completion of the Advanced Apprenticeship you will receive the following qualifications:

  • VCQ Level 3 in Vehicle Paint Or Body Repair Operations
  • Technical Certificate Level 3
  • Key Skills Level 2 in Communication and Application of Number

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Bethan Thomas


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Oct 2017