It looks like you have JavaScript turned off

Pretty much everything should work. But you may find some components look slightly off as a result. You can find out what JavaScript is here. If you don't have JavaScript turned off, or if something doesn't work that you think should do, please get in touch.

Apprentice Caravan and Motorhome Maintenance Technician

Motor Vehice04

Job description

Salop Leisure are offering a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Technician to join their busy workshop, learning how to maintain and repair Caravans and Motorhomes and become an industry specific qualified engineer.

The comprehensive programme provides you with an exciting and challenging opportunity to achieve formal qualifications through extensive product training, while in full-time employment.

Full training will be provided to the right person, where you will be taught the duties of the department including:

  • Servicing caravans and motorhomes
  • Internal and external repairs
  • Interior fittings
  • Accessory fittings
  • Gas and electrical testing
  • Damp testing
  • Habitation checks
  • Insurance work
  • Manufacturer’s warranty work
  • Pre-delivery inspections
  • General customer service

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 02/09/2019

Possible start date: 09/09/2019

Skills required

  • Practical
  • Efficient
  • Good customer service skills
  • Mechanically minded
  • Eager to learn

Qualifications required

  • 4 GCSEs A* - D/9-3 (or equivalent) including maths/English Language and ICT essential

Candidate requirements

Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week.

Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation.

Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early.

Training provided

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Caravan and Motorhome Maintenance and Repair, which includes:

  • IMIAL Level 2 Diploma in Caravan & Motorhome Maintenance & Repair (QCF)
  • Functional skills at Level 1 (if required)

Additional Training to cover AWS approved technician standards.

Off the job training in college will be via 7 separate block weeks of training in Nottingham throughout the course of the programme.

Future progression

Potential to progress onto a higher-level apprenticeship or future employment.

Employer information

Salop Leisure started life as Salop Caravans in 1966. For over forty years, as the company grew, our showroom and offices were at Meole Brace in Shrewsbury. In 2006 we built a brand new, state-of-the-art caravan showroom and service centre at Emstrey, just outside Shrewsbury on the A5.

Address details:

Salop Leisure Limited
Salop Leisure
Shrewsbury
SY5 6QS

Map data is calculated from the available employer geolocation information.

Reference number VAC001561443
Working week Monday - Friday
08:30 - 17:00
with 30-minutes for lunch.
(40 hours per week)
Expected duration 24 months
Apprenticeship level Intermediate
Related course Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Caravan and Motorhome - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)
Salary £156.00 (Weekly) Minimum wage rates