When it comes to selecting the right people to become Advanced or Degree apprentices, it’s as much about attitude as it is about vocational and academic success. That’s why in addition to the qualifications we require from you, we’ll also look for you to possess the following key behaviours. From problem-solving abilities to an enthusiasm for our industry, these are all attributes that will be vital in your role at Jaguar Land Rover and will be assessed throughout the application process.
Here, we’ll look for you to demonstrate an enthusiasm for learning by seeking out opportunities to increase understanding, taking on board feedback and applying new skills.
We’ll look for your willingness to help others and will want to see you making an effort to get on with people, with an awareness of your own impact on colleagues. It is also important for us to know you will be able to really contribute to activities, communicate effectively and be respectful to the views of others.
We want you to show an interest in how things work and an enjoyment of practical hands on activities. It is also important for you to be able to demonstrate an understanding of what is involved in an apprenticeship, and the responsibility that will be yours.
This is where we’ll need you to demonstrate an ability to follow instructions or rules, along with good attention to detail, checking for errors and looking for ways to improve things.
Here, we’ll look at your ability to take accountability and responsibility for your work, adapt to new developments, maintain a positive approach when faced with problems and being persistent in your approach to getting things done.
An ability to think things through logically before acting; asking for help when needed is important. We’ll also want you to be able to follow instructions and clearly explain things.