Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician Taylors Garage

Taylors Garage have an exciting opportunity in their workshop, for an Apprentice Light Vehicle Technician. You will be mentored by their own fully qualified Senior Technician in all the latest techniques.

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

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Closing date: 06 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 8.30 - 5.30

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091059577

  • Positions

    1 available

You will receive first class training in all the latest servicing and repair techniques to enable you to better help your customers whether they need a standard service, MOT or wanting an engine rebuild.

Day to day tasks will vary but include:

  • Servicing – carrying out checks
  • MOT’s – identifying parts with wear and tear
  • Vehicle Maintenance – replacing / repairing engine parts
  • Maintaining repair and service records

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No skills required as full training will be given, just bring your enthusiasm

Personal qualities

  • You will need to have a high level of attention to detail and working to a high standard to ensure the customer’s car is in safe hands and has been restored to its previous pristine condition

Qualifications required

  • There are no entry requirements to apply

Future prospects

There is a large gap in the motor trade, where people are crying out for highly skilled Vehicle Technicians. Do you have the passion and commitment to rise to the challenge?

Things to consider

An apprenticeship is a great way to bridge the gap between the student and working world.

This apprenticeship lasts for 18 months, but the skills you will learn will last a lifetime.

About the employer

As your local garage, we are here to make your life easier; by collecting and delivering your car while work is done or providing a loan car.

We also try to ease the stress of the little things by topping up your oil and water and pumping up tyres, changing bulbs and wipers on our forecourt while you wait.

Employer

Taylors Garage

Address

Taylors Garage

Hampshire

SO32 3QL

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Training provider

  • An Apprenticeship is a work-based training programme, so as well as working and being trained in Taylors garage’s workshop, you will also attend Remit’s Academy based near Pride Park in Derby, on a 5-day block release, 4 times a year over the 18 month apprenticeship
  • You will also be assigned an Apprentice Development Coach who will visit you in the workplace, every 4-6 weeks, as part of our commitment to your development and to ensure you succeed
  • VRQ & VCQ level 2 certificates in Light Vehicle
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths & ICT (if required)

N.B All accommodation, food and travel costs are met by the Employer

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Jack Silverton


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply


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

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Oct 2017