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Light Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship Matthew Attelsey

General motor servicing and vehicle repairs.This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to undertake a Light Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    o Monday - Friday 8.00am - 5.30pm with 20 days holiday + bank holidays o Total hours per week: 42.50 o (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

    Total hours per week: 42.50

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Check over vehicles that come in to identify and repair if required
  • To list all parts that are needed so they can be stock checked and ordered when necessary
  • Apart from good time keeping and a responsible attitude the candidate will need to show a good aptitude for grasping the work
  • As the core of the business is the maintenance and repair of light vehicles all work will be quality / safety checked which is in keeping with the company's high safety standards

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good written English and maths skills
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Excellent time-keeping
  • Cleaning and tidying of the work area
  • Excellent work attitude
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Self-motivated

Desired qualifications

Good level of English and maths pass grade (or the equivalent). 

Basic light motor vehicle service and repair skills (Level 2)

Future prospects

Chance of a full-time position for the right candidate.

On the job training.

Things to consider

Working outside in all weathers.

Covid 19:

Please note, that due to COVID19 and social distancing measures, some initial interviews may be conducted by telephone or other remote means. Employers are required to take appropriate Health and Safety measures when employing a new apprentice. Each employer will advise applicants of which appropriate measures to follow.

About the employer

We are a local family run independent garage operating for over 6 years exceeding 95 years of motor trade experience. We take precautionary measures to guarantee our clients and vehicles are protected through repairs and services. All our technicians are qualified to handle gas and break repairs also covering electrical issues, non start and recovery breakdowns. We use the latest in modern technology ensuring the best and most accurate results for every customer. We are also RMI and DVSA approved.


Matthew Attelsey


Matt's Auto Repair Services

Bryan Road

Bishops Stortford

CM23 2HR

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Harlow College


Kellie Tighe 07739467348

Delivered at Harlow College, Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Standard.

The Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship addresses a wide range of skills essential for working in the industry. General course core units (knowledge and skills and competence) include: health and safety in the motor industry, roles and responsibilities, workshop tools and equipment.

Technical units include: routine maintenance, engines, lubrication and cooling, fuel, ignition and air and exhaust, skills in engine units and components, electrical units, chassis systems, transmission system, inspecting using prescribed methods


Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

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