Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship ABC TRAVEL (WOKINGHAM ) LTD

We are extending our business and recruiting for Light Motor Vehicle Apprentices. We are providing an opportunity to learn and acquire skills with motor vehicles and basic paperwork. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to work in our workshops in Charvil, Wokingham.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00

    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 9.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    10 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000256682

  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

Tasks to include:

  • Check vehicle fluids
  • Changing bulbs, brake pads
  • Health and safety in workshop
  • Paperwork - defect sheets
  • Ordering parts

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician - Light Vehicle
  • Level 2 Functional skills in English and maths if required
  • One day a week attending Langley College for theory and practical 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possibly permanent employment
  • A higher-level apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Physical fitness, Able to handle tools

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade C/4 or equivalent) Essential

Things to consider

This involves heavy lifting, outdoor jobs, driving. Would need to handle tools. Clean UK Driving Licence would be great but not necessary

About the employer

We are a school transport company that works together with councils around, to provide transport to children with special needs, we also do private hires. We have our own workshop where we maintain the vehicles and coaches.

Employer

ABC TRAVEL (WOKINGHAM ) LTD

Address

Unit 8, Newland Farm

Loddon Drive

Charvil

RG10 8HL

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Training

Training provider

THE WINDSOR FOREST COLLEGES 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

ABC Travel (Wokingham) Ltd

info@abctravel.co.uk

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


Employer's Application Instructions

Please email your application with CVs to: info@abctravel.co.uk We will contact you if you are successful.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jul 2024