Parts Advisor apprenticeship - Kettering Brian Currie (Milton Keynes) Ltd

A brilliant opportunity to join the team at Brian Currie in the Parts department, developing key customer service and business admin skills within the automotive industry. Duties include using multiple IT packages, including MS Office.

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Closing date: 30 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    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 - Friday, shifts, times to be discussed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    21 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000251714

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Using multiple IT packages, including MS Office
  • Interacting directly with internal and external customers to deliver a service
  • Review customer satisfaction, using evaluating tools and data

The training you will be getting

  • College attendance at the DAF Haddenham college on a block release.
  • Apprentice will be working towards Level 3 Customer Service Specialist Standard qualification.
  • Regular meetings with one of our dedicated Skills Coaches, at least every 28 days
  • Functional skills in maths and English (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • A full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority within the dealership. Future prospects are endless.
  • By having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their career within any other areas of commerce they may be interested in.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade 4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

Interview and start dates will vary depending on the needs of the candidate and business.

About the employer

The Brian Currie name has been associated with the city of Milton Keynes since 1977, when Brian started with a small workshop and van in Newport Pagnell. As the new city started to develop and grow, more and more companies were attracted to the area. From these early shoots Brian Currie (Milton Keynes) Limited was established in March 1982 and soon after was appointed a DAF truck service dealer and from there a DAF authorised selling dealer.

Employer

Brian Currie (Milton Keynes) Ltd

Address

8, 10 Orion Way

Kettering

NN15 6NL

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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

Jose Faria

jose.faria@skillnet.org.uk

01923 216 165

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service specialist

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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