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Light Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship VERTU MOTORS PLC

Bosch Automotive Service Solutions are a Training Provider looking for enthusiastic and dedicated young people who are interested in the automotive industry to join the apprentice programme.

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

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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

    TBC by employer

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000036490

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties to include:

  • Perform maintenance and provide customer support
  • Diagnose problems and come up with solutions to repair them
  • Order parts needed for repairs if needed
  • Fill out detailed reports and keep records on services that have been performed
  • Explain issues with equipment and repairs to customers
  • Build and maintain relationships with customers
  • You will also be required to have a grade 4 or above in maths & English at GCSE level or equivalent.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

This is a Motor Vehicle Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Bosch Automotive Service Solutions.

Training is delivered on a block release basis at the Alliance Training Centre in Doncaster.

This means your college based training will be delivered away from home and you will be required to stay in a hotel for 17 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the 3 year duration of the course. All associated costs for training are met by the employer/the programme and there will be no cost to yourself/your parents or guardians.

Assessments will also be conducted in the work place by a dedicated training assessor. You will also be assigned a workplace mentor for support in dealership.


As a result you will receive the following qualification:

• Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent role on successful completion of the apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

N/A

About the employer

Bristol Street Motors was established from a single motor retail dealership in Bristol Street, Birmingham. Now, Bristol Street Motors operate under the Vertu Motors Group and has grown to become a national brand recognised for its honesty, integrity and quality customer service.

Employer

VERTU MOTORS PLC

Address

Moor Lane

Widnes

WA8 7AL

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Training

Training provider

BOSCH AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE SOLUTIONS LTD

Contact

Samantha Gee

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Aug 2022