Overview

To carry out maintenance & repairs on a range of cars. Full training will be given onsite and in an educational environment

Desired skills

Initiative
Physical fitness
Be able to follow instructions
Reliable
Ability to ask questions
Keen to learn
Genuine interest in vehicles

Personal qualities

Attention to detail
Problem solving skills
Team working

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-2 or A*-E or equivalent) essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-2 or A*-E or equivalent) essential

Future prospects

The possibility of full time employment on the successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Position does require candidate to work with vehicles indoors and out. The work can be hard going with the use of heavy tools, lifting parts/moving parts etc. You may also get very dirty with oils and grease etc.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting a relevant qualification all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid. You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.81 an hour (April 2022)

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

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