Kwik-Fit Apprentice

KWIK FIT – Apprentice Auto Technician

 

 

Our Apprentices

are the future of our business. As an apprentice on our fast paced, two year Apprentice programme you will learn all of the skills to become a top Autocare Technician with a fantastic range of future career options ahead of you.

It goes without saying that you will have a keen interest in cars and everything associated with them, but you need much more than that. All of our centres run as individual teams, so being a team player is absolutely essential, and people will rely on you to be there to support the team and get involved in everything that goes on in the centre. That will mean cleaning and sometimes painting your centre to make sure our customers get a great experience

You need to be determined to succeed, many of our former Apprentices quickly progress to more senior positions, we will be there to help you every step of the way, but you have to be prepared to work hard to achieve your goals, that will include working to improve your abilities in English and Maths too, are you up for it?

So, if that sounds like you, and you want the best apprenticeship in the industry and you are prepared to work hard and have real determination to succeed you may be just what we are looking for.

‘its all about our world class service’

We are looking for;

    • A real desire to learn as much as possible about Cars and the Autocare sector of the Motor Industry.
    • Self-motivated, willing and able to take responsibility for your own learning and study.
    • A Team player. You will be someone who will always go the extra mile to support your team to show our customers that We Care and give them great service.
    • Be resilient. Someone who sticks with a task even when things are not going to plan, and won’t quit if you have a bad day.
    • Be honest, punctual and reliable.
    • Seeking a Career, not a Job.
  • Is this you…?
  • If you answered ‘yes’ then where will your journey take you?

 

  • Working in one of our centres as an Apprentice means that you will be learning every day; many of our Apprentices become everyday heroes, supporting their team and saving the day for our customers. Our drive to be the best means that we need to provide a fast, efficient service with high quality being the priority.
  • Our Apprentices are at the heart of everything we do, that’s why we provide the very best Apprenticeship in the industry. Ofsted grade us as Outstanding in every area of our programme. As one of our elite apprentices, you will have real opportunities to take your career to a whole new level upon completion of your programme. This is why training is high on our agenda; we have state of the art training academies as well as a 24/7 online learning facility to ensure our Apprentices become the best in the industry.
  • We might be a large, National Company but our centres are a real part of the local community. There’s a real friendly, down to earth family feel where life-long friendships are made.
  • If you want to know more ring 0333 020 0500

Career Support

Leaving School This Summer

Can I please encourage all school leavers who are looking for apprenticeships, employment or training to check the vacancy file in the Guidance Area on a regular basis.

There are several really good apprenticeships available at present with closing dates in February or March –SO DON’T MISS OUT!

If anyone would like to meet to discuss your post school plans please call into the Careers Room (In the Medical Suite) on a Monday or Wednesday or email me.

You will be invited to a meeting on March 15th to find out how to search for vacancies , who to apply to, prepare a covering letter , CV’s etc  – Save the date.

Linda Johnston – Careers Adviser

Mobile number – 07557190081

Work Number – 01467 623623

Email – linda.johnston@sds.co.uk

Job Opportunity

JC Futures – School Leavers Programme:

Johnston Carmichael are an accredited ‘Investor in Young People’ company and as such offer school leavers support, structure and progression. This training opportunity is a six year programme and along with studying towards Chartered Accountancy qualifications, the programme includes hands on experience working in a real business environment on a wide variety of clients. The experience increases students’ confidence and competency levels as they work alongside experienced accountancy professionals. The students also benefit greatly from our study buddy and commercial mentoring schemes. We aim to retain the students following the completion of the programme, allowing them to progress further within the business.

Locations: Aberdeen, Elgin and Inverness.

The Aberdeen vacancy will be based within our Restructuring Department and is a unique opportunity to learn alongside our experienced team in assisting businesses through tough and challenging times and at the same time study towards the ICAS qualification

Closing date: 14 March 2017; Interviews: W/C 20 March 2017; Start Date: 24 July 2017

Minimum Entry: You should be aiming for or have a UCAS tariff of at least 135 points (or equivalent).  Whilst an Accountancy Higher is recommended it is not necessary.

How to Apply: To apply please complete our JC Futures Application Form and email to studentrecruitment@jcca.co.uk.

 

 

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday 25 January

Library notice:  The Library will be closed to pupils from 10.00am until 2.00pm on Thursday 26 January due to training and workshops taking place.  Apologies for any inconvenience.

S1/S2 Monymusk Disco on 4th Feb: Tickets will be on sale again tomorrow (Thurs 26th) from 1.30pm in the school foyer.  Tickets cost £5.

Career Interviews:  Wednesday 25th January – Please check paper bulletin for appointment times.

Apprenticeship opportunities – SSE

Trainee Smart Meter Installer (Fixed Term Contract until December 2020)

£29,603 per year (once fully trained) plus up to £7,000 deferred loyalty bonus scheme paid in 4 years

The Smart Metering Programme is one of the most ambitious and important energy saving projects the UK has ever seen. At SSE alone, we’ve got 7 million meters to install by 2020. So we need a bigger team of dedicated and skilled fitters, to help us get it done. Help our customers manage their energy usage, and you’ll have the chance to get Dual Fuel Qualified, enjoy more job satisfaction, and have a better work life balance. Now that’s smart.

http://aberdeenguarantees.com/opportunities/trainee-smart-meter-installer