Vehicle Body Repair Apprentice Grasmere Accident Repairs

Vehicle Body Repair Apprentice Level 2, working towards level 3. Our client is looking for a motivated individual to join them as a Vehicle Body Repair Technician.

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

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Closing date: 13 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

    Mon - Fri, 08.00 - 17.00

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091059590

  • Positions

    1 available

The Vehicle Body Repair Apprenticeship responsibilities will include:

  • Large Body repairs to vehicles and vans with use of specialised tools
  • Welding, pin pulling and body filler
  • Assessing the level of damage
  • Making decisions whether to repair or replace panels
  • Removing damaged panels
  • Repairing damaged chassis and panels
  • Keeping logs of work carried out and keeping customers informed

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Apprentices must be able to demonstrate both written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have good practically
  • Be a team player

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in the automotive industry
  • A willingness to learn
  • A can do attitude

Qualifications required

  • There are no entry requirements to apply, however you will need to complete initial assessments in English, Maths and ICT

Future prospects

On successful completion of your apprenticeship you will receive NVQ Level 2 certificates along with Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT as well as an Employment Rights and Responsibilities project. You will then have the opportunity to work towards your Level 3 qualification.

About the employer

We are a family run car and commercial vehicle repair garage, with a class 7 authorised MOT test centre situated in Armley Leeds. We provide a high quality vehicle body repair service for drivers in Leeds, and have been providing this service for over 25 year. Grasmere Accident Repairs is equipped with the latest accident repair technology, and our fully trained and experienced technicians can repair body damage to all makes of car including Vauxhall, Ford, VW, Peugeot, Citroen as well as all commercial vans / vehicles.

Employer

Grasmere Accident Repairs

Address

Old Corporation Yard

Leeds

LS12 4NQ

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Training provider

On successful completion of your apprenticeship you will receive:

  • NVQ Level 2 Certificates
  • Functional skills in Maths, English and ICT
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities project

You will then have the opportunity to work towards your Level 3 qualification

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

REMIT GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Remit Ltd

Contact

Waseem Iqbal


Other information

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).

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: 13 Oct 2017