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Automotive Light Vehicle Apprenticeship Penshaw Car Centre

Exciting apprenticeship vacancy for a Level 3 Light vehicle repair and maintenance position. Monday to Friday working week and weekends free

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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 to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Repair and maintenance of light vehicles and cars. Preparing vehicles for MOT testing.

Tasks will include:

  • Servicing vehicles
  • Speaking to customers
  • Housekeeping duties
  • Learning new skills

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

On completion of the apprenticeship you will gain a Level 3 Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle) standard:

  • Certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation

You will attend college one day a week and learning includes a focus on new technologies e.g., electric and hybrid vehicles principles.

MOT Tester training and advanced diagnostic skills.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once qualified options can include full time employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

Local independent garage


Penshaw Car Centre


Station Road

Mount Pleasant



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Training provider



David Quinn at Chameleon Vocational Training Limited

0777 8570687

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle)

Level 3 (A level)

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