Ford Light Vehicle Apprentice - Leeds THINK ONE LIMITED

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 on Cars.

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Closing date: 30 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Saturday 8.30am - 5.30pm. If Saturday is worked, you will get a day off during the week.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000228402

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Servicing
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Observing and assisting technicians
  • Car technicians will be expected to see whether components and systems are secure and working properly Servicing

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) apprenticeship standard.

Not only will Apprentices be working and be trained within the garage they will attend a Kia approved college to work towards achieving their L3 Standard in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.

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:

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) apprenticeship standard
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)
  • Electric Vehicle training
  • Functional Skills (if required)
  • Qualification
    Before the Standard is met, all apprentices must hold a certificate that meets the EU’s 2014 F-gas regulation.

Motor vehicle service and maintenance technician - light vehicle / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of responsibility including a Service Manager, Master Technician and Dealership Principles. The opportunities are endless.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

None

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4+) Essential

About the employer

Archbold Car and Van was established in 1987 and is a family owned business with family values. We aim to treat all our customers fairly and with the understanding that all customer’s matter. This is why our company is amongst the top 5% of Ford Dealers for customer satisfaction in the country. The business is run by Ian and his team, who pride themselves on providing fantastic customer service. As a result, our repair workshop is consistently in the top 5% of all Ford’s UK dealers, voted for by you – our customers. The family, having had so much experience, is aware of the fact that for many people today their vehicle is an essential part of their life, that when something goes wrong it’s almost as if a part of them has failed.

Employer

THINK ONE LIMITED

Address

Prospect Garage Church Street, Leeds

LS27 8LY

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

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

Hannah Edwards

Hannah.edwards@skillnet.org.uk

01923 216165

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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