Mechanical, Electrical and Trim Apprentice Fleetline Accident Service & M O T Centre

Volkswagen group apprenticeships don’t just bring more manufacturer trained young technicians into the paint and body network; they help guarantee the future of the industry by passing vital skills on to a new generation.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 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

    40 Hours Monday to Friday, (Possible Saturdays)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001205950

  • Positions

    1 available

The MET programme will be taught over two years at the Volkswagen group apprenticeship programme centre in Milton Keynes.

MET Apprentices duties include:

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components
  • Removing and fitting non-structural body panels
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage
  • Removing and reinstalling mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage
  • Vehicle Inspection

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 hands on environment

Qualifications required

A minimum of three GCSE’s grades A*-C in English, Maths and Science or equivalent.

Future prospects

Potential full time employment.

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

VOLKSWAGEN GROUP Dealership.

Employer

Fleetline Accident Service & M O T Centre

Address

16 Progress Way

Croydon

CR0 4XD

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Training provider

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

  • Advanced NVQ in Mechanical, electrical and trim
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • Intermediate Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number

Training will be delivered on a block release basis at the Volkswagen group training academy in Milton Keynes.

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Rhys Green


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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2017