Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship

The Ford Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering is a dynamic and comprehensive learning programme for individuals who are passionate about developing a career in Engineering. These are unique and valuable Apprenticeships and we are looking for the exceptional candidates to fill them.

About the role

  • You will complete your first 12-18 months off the job training at the Centre for Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence (CEME) in Dagenham
  • On the job training will take place at the relevant Ford operation (Dunton or Dagenham)

You will complete a four year programme leading to:

  • A National Vocational Qualification at Level 2 and Level 3
  • A BTEC level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
  • A BTEC level 3 Extended Diploma in Manufacturing Engineering
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and Information Technology

What's in it for you?

  • An Advanced Apprenticeship with Ford Motor Company is an exciting opportunity to pursue practical work experience using world class technologies and processes, alongside academic learning.
  • A starting salary of £5,584.40 per year
  • Annual holiday entitlement of twenty six days (twenty days set by the company), this is pro-rated in the first year.
  • Access to our Employment Development and Assistance Programme (EDAP), which provides up to £300 per year for non-job-specific education, training and development
  • An opportunity to access the Company's Privilege scheme, which enables the purchase of Ford vehicles at a discount
  • A competitive pension scheme for candidates aged 18 and over

To become part of our team, you will need:

  • A minimum of 3 GCSE grades (or their equivalent) including English at grade C (Level 4) or above, Maths at grade B (Level 6) or above, and Physics or Double Science at Grade C or above.
  • Drive and initiative
  • A conscientious approach
  • Resilience
  • Adaptability
  • Problem solving skills
  • Openness and willingness to learn
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Ford is committed to diversity and equality of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment or harassment on the grounds of gender, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion/belief, gender reassignment, age and those with caring responsibilities.

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