H&L Motors MET Apprenticeship H & L Motors

Volkswagen group apprenticeships don’t just bring more manufacturer trained young technicians into the paint and body network; they help guarantee the future of the industry by passing vital skills on to a new generation.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    40 hours per week (shift pattern tbc)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    25 Aug 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC000916973

  • Positions

    1 available


The MET programme will be taught over two years at the Volkswagen group apprenticeship programme centre in Milton Keynes.

MET Apprentices duties include:

  • Removing and fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim components.
  • Removing and fitting non-structural body panels
  • Removing, renewing and refitting mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Removing and reinstalling mechanical, electrical systems and assemblies and trim following accident damage.
  • Vehicle Inspection.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ideally some commercial work experience in a garage

Personal qualities

  • You must have a genuine interest working in the automotive sector and be committed to the three year apprenticeship programme
  • You must be willing to learn in a practical manual environment

Qualifications required

  • A minimum of three GCSE’s grades A/C in English, Maths and Science or equivalent

Future prospects

Potential Full Time Employment.

Things to consider

Please do not contact dealership, we are main point of contact for this vacancy and carry out a full recruitment service for the local dealer. Approaching the dealer directly will not always help your application. Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour (From October 1st 2016 this will be increasing by 3% to £3.40 per hour). This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

  • VOLKSWAGEN GROUP Dealership

Employer

H & L Motors

Address

Wellington Road

Twickenham

TW2 5NX

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Training provider

On completion of the Advanced Apprenticeship you will receive the following qualifications:
  • Advanced NVQ in Mechanical, electrical and trim
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • Intermediate Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number
Training will be delivered on a block release basis at the Volkswagen group training academy in Milton Keynes

Apprenticeship framework

Vehicle Body and Paint

Training provider

BABCOCK TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited

Contact

Bethan Thomas


Other information

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Employer's Application Instructions

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017