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1 November 2016: Jaguar Land Rover Apprenticeship Open Evening
Jaguar Land Rover, the UK’s largest automotive apprenticeship provider is currently running its 2017 apprenticeship recruitment campaign. The company is looking for up to 200 new recruits to join the 700 currently undertaking the scheme across its six UK sites.
The award-winning Jaguar Land Rover apprenticeship programme provides students with a strong blend of real world experience and academic learning. Applicants can choose from either the 4 year Advanced Apprenticeship aimed at GCSE level or the six year Degree Apprenticeship aimed at A-Level entrants. In both cases, recruits can look forward to working alongside world-class engineers, in cutting edge product development and manufacturing environments developing vehicles for two of the most iconic global motoring marques.
On Tuesday the 1st of November 2016, Halewood Operations is running an Apprentice Open Evening, so young people who meet the recruitment criteria can find out more about Advanced and Degree Apprenticeships. During the event, young people will have the opportunity to meet apprentices, find out more about the application process, ask questions about the apprenticeships and also have the chance to try some hands-on activities to get an insight into engineering careers.
There will be slots (maximum of 40 people per slot) every 30 minutes from 16.00 to 19.30. To book a slot, email your first, second and third time preference, total number of people attending including number of young people interested in apprenticeships who meet the below criteria and your email and telephone number to Maureen McGuire – [email protected] by Friday 21st October.
JAGUAR LAND ROVER APPRENTICESHIP CRITERIA
A four year Advanced Apprenticeship is designed for GCSE level, with a minimum of five grades A-C incl. English, Maths and Science/ Technology/ Engineering subjects. The programme focuses on roles in product development or manufacturing and combines real world experience with the acquisition of NVQ vocational qualifications and a technical certificate.
The six year Degree Apprenticeship is designed for A-Level students who have acquired or expect to gain before September 1st 2016 A-Level Maths and Science/Technology/Engineering in addition to five GCSE’s at grades A-C incl. English, Maths, Science / Technology / Engineering subjects, or a BTEC level 3 (180 credits) with a merit in the Maths module or equivalent in an Engineering/Technology related subject. The programme focuses on roles in product development, , purchasing and manufacturing and combines real world experience with a fully-funded engineering degree from The University of Warwick.
To apply for an apprenticeship at Jaguar Land Rover go to: http://www.jaguarlandrovercareers.com/jlr-roles/apprentices/
Applications will be accepted from 3 October and will close on 31st December 2016.
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