Great First Jobs For Young Car Enthusiasts

Are you looking at progressing into a career in the motor trade? If so, there is a variety of job roles available in this industry ranging across Sales, Service, Bodyshop, Parts, Admin and Accounts. Here are some great first jobs for young car enthusiasts: Sales Person. Being a...
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career pathway

Just Recieved Your GCSE Results?

Have you recently received your GCSE results but still unsure on what to do next? If so, don’t worry! There are plenty options open to you. Have you considered an apprenticeship? An apprenticeship can advance your career as it gives you the right experience for the role you are...
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North East Accident Repair Centre

Leading North East Bodyshop Group Helps Tackle Industry Skill Shortages

North East Accident Repair Centres opened its doors to astonish school leavers with the range of jobs available in a modern day body repair workshop. On Wednesday 8th and 15th May 2019 NEMTA (North East Motor Trade Apprenticeships) took students from Mortimer College and Joseph...
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Retail Motor Industry

How To Get Into The Retail Motor Industry – Part 2

Part 2 You have identified the job role you want to do and the dealerships, bodyshops and garages in your area. Now you need to start looking for opportunities. Is the company recruiting? Contact the company and find out if they have the job role available that you are interested...
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After apprenticeship

What comes after the completion of my apprenticeship?

So, what comes after the completion of my apprenticeship? After the completion of an apprenticeship, you should have gained knowledge, skills and a nationally recognised qualification in your chosen career. This will help put your foot on the career ladder and progress into your...
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Marmalade suggests young drivers have extra guided lessons for difficult weather conditions

A survey of young drivers by Marmalade revealed the extent of their fears over driving in the winter months, 39% claimed that bad weather conditions is their number 1 concern. Nearly 20% of those who have recently passed their driving test say they will avoid driving when the...
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Most common questions asked in an interview

Do you have an interview coming up soon? Here are some common questions asked during an interview. Tell me about yourself… The employer wants to know what kind of person you are and what your hobbies/interests are. Try not to go into too much detail. What are your strengths and...
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According to Thatcham Research, the Volvo XC90 is the safest car ever tested, with zero recorded fatalities. Since the Volvo XC90 went on sale in 2002 it has sold over 50,000 vehicles, yet not a single person or passenger has been killed while in the vehicle. One reason for the...
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