The NMUK Apprenticeship Schemes typically range from 2 years to 5 years. They include both on- and off-the-job training, combining theoretical and practical skills to prepare you for your role and future career with us.

Each scheme has its own entry criteria, aligned to the skills required for the challenges of that particular scheme.

All of our NMUK apprenticeship schemes offer full-time, paid employment, with some schemes also offering overtime and shift allowances. We believe in rewarding hard work and, depending on your performance, you could be awarded a salary increase after every 6-month appraisal.

You will be entitled to 26 days’ holiday per year plus 8 bank holidays.  Your uniform is also provided as part of your employment set-up.

 

Apprentice Maintenance Technician

This is a 5-year scheme that has been developed in conjunction with NAC and local colleges. It combines both practical and theoretical skills. You will gain valuable insight into all aspects of automotive and manufacturing maintenance and will also acquire the skills and knowledge required to work as a member of the team responsible for maintaining the production facilities here at NMUK. Read more about the Apprentice Maintenance Technician Scheme

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Apprentice Manufacturing Staff (Special Skills)

This 2-3 year Apprenticeship Scheme is delivered across a choice of 3 areas; Vehicle Repair, Panel Repair and Paint Spraying. Developed in conjunction with NAC and a local college, the scheme combines theoretical and practical skills and will give you valuable insight into all aspects of automotive manufacturing. Your time will be split between off-the-job training at a local college and on-the-job training at our Sunderland plant, where you’ll have the chance to work with the most up-to-date manufacturing equipment in the industry. Each scheme option provides thorough training for nationally-recognised qualifications.  Read more about the Apprentice Manufacturing Staff (Specialist Skills) Scheme.

Apprentice Manufacturing Staff

To become a Apprentice Manufacturing Staff it is a 24-month apprenticeship scheme that provides thorough training for nationally-recognised qualifications. Developed in conjunction with NAC and a local college, it combines theoretical and practical skills and will give you a valuable insight into all aspects of automotive manufacturing. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge required to work as a member of a team working on the production line producing high quality vehicles. During your Trainee Manufacturing Staff Apprenticeship you will combine off-the-job training at a local college and on-the-job training in the plant, you’ll have the chance to work with the most up-to-date manufacturing equipment in the industry.

Read more about the Apprentice Manufacturing Staff Scheme.

Apprentice Administrative Assistant

This 2-year apprenticeship scheme provides thorough training for nationally-recognised qualifications. Developed in conjunction with NAC and a local college, it combines both theoretical and practical skills. You will gain valuable insight into aspects of administrative work in connection with automotive manufacturing, learning the skills and knowledge to work as a member of a team providing administrative support to departments such as Human Resources. Read more about the Apprentice Administrative Assistant Scheme.

Apprentice Quality Technical Support Staff

This is a 3-year scheme that has been developed in conjunction with NAC and local colleges. It combines both practical and theoretical skills. You will gain a valuable insight into all aspects of automotive and manufacturing quality. You’ll also acquire the skills and knowledge required to work as a member of the team responsible for assuring quality of the parts and facilities here at NMUK. Read more about the Apprentice Quality Technical Support Staff here.