About the apprenticeship
Duties will include learning how to safely perform maintenance and servicing on light vehicles, working with replacement components such as tyres, brakes, clutches, etc, to pre-MOT checks as experience develops. Other duties will be allocated as appropriate including general housekeeping. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:
VCQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Competence (7270 series)
VRQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles (7290 series)
Essential Skills in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy
Before applying for this position please ensure you are able to travel to and from the place of employment in Penarth and to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a month. You will be employed full-time as an apprentice by this company based in Penarth. You will be enrolled onto a level 2 foundation apprenticeship in Motor Vehicle Maintenance.
Keen to pursue a career in the industry
Able to work well with others
Must be prepared to travel once a month to Pyle for off-the-job training, mandatory requirement of the apprenticeship
Driving licence desirable but not essential
Eager to learn and good with manual work
Be able to follow instructions
No minimum grade requirements
Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No
Training provider course:
Foundation Apprenticeship in Light Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
About the employer
Monty Smith Car Sales
Vale of Glamorgan
No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.
Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.
Interviews to take place at the employers premises - XR Training will be in touch to organise.