***Vehicle Spray Painting Apprenticeship*** NATIONWIDE ACCIDENT REPAIR CENTRES LIMITED

This is an exciting opportunity to be based in the paintshop and you will learn all aspects of preparing vehicle surfaces for masking, priming and painting before buffing and polishing the paintwork of the panel to suitable finish.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 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

    Monday to Friday 8.30 to 5.00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    22 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Working under the supervision of a qualified tradesman, the successful candidate will learn all aspects of Vehicle Spray Painting, this will include:

  • Preparing vehicle surfaces for masking
  • Priming
  • Painting
  • Buffing and polishing the paintwork of the vehicle to a final finish

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Enthusiastic about cars
  • Keen to learn
  • Technical minded
  • Able to work under pressure and within a team
  • Can manage time effectively
  • Able to follow instructions

Personal qualities

  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Good communicator
  • Excellent listening skills

Qualifications required

  • 3 GCSE&s A* - C including English, Maths, Science or technical subject
  • Equivalent qualifications will also be considered

Future prospects

There will be an opportunity to study for an Advanced Apprenticeship or gain a full time career.

Things to consider

Can you commit to the duration of the apprenticeship?

About the employer

Nationwide Crash Repair Centre’s are the leading and largest comprehensive automotive repairer in the UK. With over 20 years of experience they repair over 200,000 cars a year, offering service, speed, quality and value within the motor industry. As an ever expanding company this is an exciting time to join their team, with fantastic opportunities.




Long March

Long March Industrial Estate


NN11 4NR

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Training provider

  • You will be completing an NVQ Diploma Level 2 in Vehicle Paint and Refinishing
  • On successful completion you will be a put through an advanced qualification that will enable you to become a qualified Vehicle Body Paint Technician
  • Functional skills if required in Maths and English if required

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by GTG Training Limited


Suzie Stewart 0141 950 5600 gtgrecruitment@gtg.co.uk

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link, then download our application form. Complete the application form and return to gtgrecruitment@gtg.co.uk

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2017