Vehicle Building Engineering apprenticeship opportunities being offered by Scarborough TEC and Alexander Dennis Limited (Plaxton)

Vehicle Building Engineering apprenticeship

Scarborough TEC, in partnership with Alexander Dennis Limited (Plaxton) are offering young people the chance to get ahead in the Engineering industry with a chance to apply for a number of Apprenticeships in Vehicle Building starting this September.

Applications are now welcome from anyone aged 16-17 (as of 1st September 2018) and recruitment will be based on merit with successful candidates selected on a number of criteria, including the following:

  • They should currently hold, or are likely to gain, GCSE English, Maths and Science or Technology subject at Grade 4 (C) or above
  • They must possess an excellent school record of achievement and attendance
  • They should have a positive and flexible attitude to work
  • They must be committed to all aspects of the Apprenticeship and able to work as part of our team.

The closing date for applications is Friday 8thJune at 4.30pm. Debbie Hilton, Scarborough TEC’s Head of Business Development, said: “Scarborough TEC are pleased to continue to work in partnership with Alexander Dennis Limited (Plaxton) by supporting the recruitment of their apprentices for 2018/19.

“We value the collaboration of this key employer and wholeheartedly support their commitment to the training and development of their workforce.”

Andrew Spivey, HR Manager at Alexander Dennis Limited (Plaxton) added: “Everyone here at Alexander Dennis Limited (Plaxton) is delighted that we are able to continue our long-established partnership with Scarborough TEC to provide further apprenticeship opportunities.

“Apprenticeships have proven to be an essential part of our training and resourcing strategy to ensure the future needs of our business are met.”

Application forms are available now from Alexander Dennis Limited’s HR Department – 01723 356220 or Scarborough TEC’s Business Development Department – (01723) 372105 ext: 6141

All application forms however must be returned to Scarborough TEC, Filey Road, Scarborough, YO11 3AZ. Please note that the closing date for returning application forms is Friday 8th June 2018.

Applicants will be required to attend a preliminary interview and assessment days at Scarborough TEC during June and/or July with final interviews July 2018.