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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprentice Rosewood Garages Ltd

An exciting opportunity for an apprentice to work alongside qualified technicians where you will be fully trained in all aspects of maintenance and repair of light vehicles, from routine servicing to electrical fault diagnostics.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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. Some weekends. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    23 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001846748

  • Positions

    1 available

An exciting opportunity for the apprentices to be trained working with vehicles whilst using the latest diagnostic equipment to provide them with the relevant skills to react to the ever changing technological developments within the car industry.

Day to day tasks will always vary, but will normally include:

  • Servicing
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Observing and assisting technicians

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in vehicles, the learner must be hard working and motivated with an interest to learn new skills

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 GCSEs or equivalent – grade A*-D/9-3 in English and maths required

Future prospects

A potential full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress. The opportunities are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within the specific interests they may have.


About the employer

Rosewood Garages Ltd is a family run garage based in Slough.

​We have fifty years experience working within the trade and undertake work on almost every make and model of car and light commercial vehicles as well.

The services that we offer include diagnostic inspection of the electronic and computer systems of modern cars & light commercial.

We carry out Class 4, 5, 7 MOT inspections in our onsite MOT bay and perform work on commercial & fleet cars.

Our staff are dedicated to customer service and we can perform collection and delivery in the local area by appointment.

Employer

Rosewood Garages Ltd

Address

Kelpatrick Road

Slough

SL1 6BW

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Lucy-Anne Walker 01923 216 165 lucy-anne.walker@skillnet.org.uk

Not only will apprentices be working and be trained within the garage, they will also attend a Skillnet approved college to work towards achieving their Skillnet Motors Technical Certificate at Level 3. A Skills Coach will visit at least every 28 days as part of a close support network to ensure that apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course.

An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Industry recognised standard qualification - level 3
  • Functional Skills in English and maths (if required)
  • Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


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