Stoneley's Garage Services reputation speaks for itself, it's customers wouldn't go anywhere else. They are now in a position to train a mechanic to the high standards that their customers are used too. You will learn all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair and be given the opportunity to grow your career within an established business.

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Your pay will be assessed as you become more confident and competent within your role. The starting hourly rate equates to £6.40 per hour

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 45

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Stoneley's Garage Services carries out all aspects of motor vehicle servicing, repairs and diagnostics.

You will work within the team to gain a sound understanding of vehicle systems, components and diagnostic procedures.

Your role will include:

  • Maintaining a clean & tidy working environment
  • Assisting with motor vehicle repairs
  • Assisting with MOT tests
  • Organising & cleaning workshop tools & equipment
  • Helping other team members as directed

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Standard, including Functional Skills if required
  • Tech cert: This programme includes Basic Mobile Air Conditioning Award L3 CG
  • This programme is delivered via a day release delivery model which means that one day per week, your attendance is required at our Engineering campus, NG17. This attendance is required during term time only
  • You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession
  • You will experience a blended learning model
  • You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio
  • At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship, there will be a full time, permanent position for you with ongoing training and the possibility of becoming an MoT tester

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative


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

About the employer

Stoneley's is a family fun business and is now in its 50th year of maintaining, servicing and MOT'ing all models cars and light commercial vehicles including motor homes. They offer a friendly, reliable service which means that their customers return to them year after year, vehicle after vehicle. They are now in a position to support an apprentice to complete a level 3 vehicle service and maintenance apprenticeship.






NG18 5BU

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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


Ryan Smith

01623 900479

Apprenticeship standard

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle

Level 3 (A level)

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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