Apprentice Vehicle Body Technician Volkswagen Group Uk Ltd

You will be guided over 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: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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 - Friday, with the possible Saturday. Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job role and responsibilities:

  • Health & Safety
  • Workplace policies and procedures
  • Communication
  • Basic tools and equipment
  • S and fit procedures
  • S & fit non–structural components
  • Replacement of non–structural components and welded panels
  • Repair of non–structural panels
  • Repair structural panels
  • Remove and replace structural panels
  • Rectification of chassis misalignment

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 GCSEs grades A-C (New Grades 4 - 9) in English, Maths, and Science or the equivalent.

Future prospects

Possibility of full time career/further training.

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.

About the employer

Vehicle Paint & Body Shop


Volkswagen Group Uk Ltd


Centurion Park


YO30 4WW

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Training provider

  • 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


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Naomi Burns

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2017