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Apprentice Paint and Body Technician (35243) R2 GARAGE LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with R2 Garage. They have a requirement recruit an apprentice Paint and Body Technician to join their team in their busy workshop based in Swinton.

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

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Closing date: 15 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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

    Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 17:30.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A normal day would include:

  • Keeping the workshop clean & tidy
  • You will be taught how to use tools & equipment used in Vehicle Prep
  • You will learn safe working procedures in the workshop
  • You will assist other technicians with their work whilst receiving on the job training

What you could go on to do:

You could then go on to progress into a specialised area. 

How you will be supported:

Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good practical skills
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • To have a keen & genuine interest in Automotive paint refinishing
  • A willing attitude to work and learn
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Honesty

Desired qualifications

Ideally GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next-level apprenticeship.

About the employer

R2 Garage are a Manchester based, independent, family run garage and offer a vast range of services within the motor trade. All of their service plans are tailored personally for each individual’s vehicle, ensuring the best advice and repair.




Albion House Unit 1A

Albion Street


M27 4FG

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Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Jul 2022