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Caravan and Motorhome Technician / Customer Service Apprentice Kimberley Caravans Center Ltd

Kimberley Caravan Centre Ltd are offering a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice technician to join their busy workshop learning how to provide a high level of customer care, maintain and repair caravans and motorhomes.

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Closing date: 02 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001698114

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties would include:

  • Servicing the caravans and motorhomes
  • Communicating with customers
  • Internal and external repairs
  • Interior fittings
  • Accessory fittings
  • Gas and electrical testing
  • Damp testing
  • Habitation checks
  • Insurance work
  • Damp repairs

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Efficient
  • Good customer service skills
  • Mechanically minded

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Confident
  • Professional
  • Interest in caravans/motorhomes would be ideal
  • Eager to learn

Desired qualifications

A* - D (9-3) GCSE in maths and English (or equivalent).

Future prospects

Progression onto the Level 3 or possible permanent position on the completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Kimberley Caravans and motorhomes are one of the largest new and used caravans and motorhome dealers in the North East of England with over 30 years of trading. We supply a great number of caravan and motorhomes brands at our Darlington branch, such as Bailey, Coachman, Compass, Hymer, Swift and Xplore, plus many more brands.

We are one of ten official Hymer motorhome dealers in England, providing our customers in the North East and Scotland with the excellence of this German brand. If you're looking for caravans and motorhomes in or around Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Teesside, Durham, York or Sunderland, you'll find us just a stone's throw away from these major cities.

Employer

Kimberley Caravans Center Ltd

Address

Kimberley Caravans and Motorhomes West Auckland Road (A68),

Burtree Gate Darlington

County Durham

DL2 2XZ

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Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nottingham College

Contact

Nottingham College Apprenticeship Team

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Caravan and Motorhome Maintenance and Repair + Customer Service:

  • Customer Service Practitioner Level 2
  • Level 2 Diploma in Caravan and Motorhome Maintenance and repair Approved
  • Workshop Scheme (AWS)
  • Functional Skills Level 1 (if required)

Off the job, training in college will be via separate block weeks of training in Nottingham throughout the course of the programme.

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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