Autocare apprentice GLOBE MOTORS LTD

Depending on experience you will shadow and assist the Senior Vehicle Technicians, to learn all aspects of vehicle repairs and maintenance, with a view to then being able to work independently.

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40

    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

    Days of the week: Mon - Fri Start time: 8:30am Finish: 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    28 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000215222

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Workshop cleanliness
  • Following health and safety protocol
  • Assisting technicians with services and repairs
  • Tyre changes
  • Brakes
  • Helping to clean major components for reconditioning

The training you will be getting

Auto Technician Level 2 Standard, including Functional Skills maths and English if required.
30 months plus 3 months End Point Assessment.
On the job training provided for all practical elements

Day release college course at Leeds City College for academic study
Mentor program offered, for both elements.

Overview of the Role:

An Auto-care Technician carries out a range of services and repairs to cars, car derived vans and light goods vehicles, working in an Auto-care or “Fast-Fit” Centre, which may be part of a national chain or operated by a regional/local independent group/owner. An Auto-care Technician requires a unique combination of technical, retail and customer service skills. They will use a range of tools, measuring and diagnostic equipment to identify & repair simple system faults.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The successful candidate will be fully supporting in gaining their qualifications and provided that they are a good fit within the team a permanent full time position will be offered, with future training and development opportunities given.

On completion of this Standard the Auto-care Technician will be eligible to apply for IMI membership as a Registered Young Professional or if they wish as an Associate Member. They would also gain entry onto the IMI Professional Register.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Desired

About the employer

MOT,SERVICING AND ALL GENERAL CAR AND VAN REPAIRS.

Employer

GLOBE MOTORS LTD

Address

2 MANDALE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

SOUTH STREET

KEIGHLEY

BD21 1DB

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Training

Training provider

LUMINATE EDUCATION GROUP

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Leeds City College Apprenticeship Team

apprenticeships@leedscitycollege.ac.uk

01132846464

Apprenticeship standard

Autocare technician

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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