Jardine Motors Group launches new apprenticeship scheme.

One of the UK’s largest car dealership networks, Jardine Motors Group, has launched an innovative new apprenticeship scheme for those looking to embark on a career as a talented technician.

The apprentice scheme is the latest recruitment drive from the group, which represent 23 brands in over 70 locations nationwide, and has a team of over 3,000 employees. Those who join the scheme will not only be able to develop their skills on premium car brands, including Porsche, Lamborghini, Ferrari, Aston Martin, McLaren and Maserati, but they’ll also be kitted out with a toolkit worth £10,000. Apprentices on the scheme will also enjoy a competitive starting salary which will increase year-on -year, guaranteed for 6 years, plus an attractive bonus scheme.

Clare Martin, Group HR Director of Jardine Motors Group, comments: “The car industry is constantly evolving, which is why at Jardine Motors, we are passionate about investing in future colleagues who want to join us in being part of a very exciting industry To us, that means recruiting bright and enthusiastic individuals who want to provide our customers with outstanding customer experience.

“We also recognise that the UK automotive industry is only as strong as the talent within it, so we must continue to invest in our teams if we want reach our full potential, which is why our apprenticeship scheme also breaks the boundaries set out by traditional schemes. Each new colleague can set the duration of their apprenticeship, allowing them to work at a pace to suit them and will also be equipped with a toolkit worth £10,000, which they get to keep following successful completion of their apprenticeship course. All we ask is for individuals with passion, enthusiasm and a willingness to succeed.

To apply for an apprenticeship at Jardine Motors Group, please contact hls-apprentices@jardinemotors.co.uk

Founded in 1969 by Nicholas and Ronald Lancaster, the Jardine Motors Group originated as a family-run dealership in East Anglia. At the outset, the group represented four motoring marques, but through expansion has grown to now operate as an authorised franchisee for 23 manufacturers, through more than 70 locations nationwide, employing more than 3,000 team members and operating under the successful Lancaster trading name.

 Jardine Motors Group is committed to driving diversification in the automotive industry. Spearheading the campaign, Jardine Motors Group CEO Neil Williamson, has committed the company to a target of 30 per cent of senior management roles being held by women by 2030.