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Light Motor Vehicle Level 3 Apprenticeship Rushmores Hawstead Garage

The candidate must have a full UK driving license, or demonstrable evidence that they are learning (theory test completed and actual physical driving test booked). Eager to learn with a natural talent for practical work. Punctual and reliable.

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Closing date: 15 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £220.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    16 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001739132

  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentices will start by watching and assisting experienced motor vehicle technicians, and MOT testers, keeping workshop areas clean, collecting and returning parts from reception area, with progression to completing mechanical tasks under supervision and then independently.

Whichever type of vehicle you work with, typical tasks would include: 

  • Finding and identifying mechanical faults, for example in the brakes, gears or fuel pumps 
  • Checking for problems in newer vehicles with testing equipment connected to the vehicle's electronic control unit 
  • (ECU) 
  • Advising owners on the repairs needed and how critical they are 
  • Providing time and cost estimates for jobs 
  • Carrying out repairs, which could include replacing damaged parts 
  • Carrying out routine servicing and checks 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Friendliness
  • Attentiveness
  • Good communication
  • Confident in answering phones

Personal qualities

  • Helpful
  • Polite
  • Approachable

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths, English

Future prospects

TBD.


About the employer

We pride ourselves on providing an outstanding level of customer service. As an independent family-owned business, relationships with our customers form the foundation of our business, and we ensure that these values are maintained within all areas of our dealership, whether it's car sales, MOT's, servicing, brakes, exhausts, diagnostics, air conditioning, electrical repairs, or accident repairs.

We are an independent car dealership in the borough of Lewisham and are always looking for good apprentice candidates to train into motor vehicle technicians.

Employer

Rushmores Hawstead Garage

Address

8-10

Rushey Green

London

SE6 4JF

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Training

Training provider

BROMLEY COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bromley College of Further & Higher Education

Contact

Hima BIndu Challa +447494154392 himabindu.challa@lsec.ac.uk

BROMLEY COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION

On programme Training:

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English
  • EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation
  • Institute of Apprenticeship Certificate

End-Point Assessment

  • Apprentice Showcase
  • Practical Observation
  • Summative portfolio

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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