Based in Weaste, FST’s SMaRT Garage Services offers work placements to local people who face barriers to employment but who want to get back into work.
We have opportunities in: motor mechanics, customer services, stock control and parts ordering, admin and finance and marketing and promotions.
Call us now on 0161 743 0800 to find out more. Or send an email using our Contact form.
FST offers a programme where you learn on the job working alongside experienced and auxiliary staff. We will help you achieve your employment goals through work experience, personal development and access to vocational qualifications. Our placements provide:
- practical on-the-job experience;
- personal development plan;
- new work-related skills;
- nationally-recognised qualifications;
- an opportunity to become part of a team;
- up to 12 months of work experience and
- an employer’s reference.
- Business Admininistration
- Motor Mechanics
- Customer Services
- Health & Safety;
- First Aid in the Workplace
What’s It Like?
FST’s SMaRT Garage Services, Salford is a friendly workplace where you can get started on building up your confidence and skills. You don’t need previous experience to get involved with FST – your manager and colleagues are there to support you. The only thing we ask is that you want to work. Depending on which area you are working in, you could be:
- taking garage bookings;
- sourcing/ordering parts;
- working in the garage workshop;
- valeting a customer’s car; or
- raising sales invoices.
If you are unemployed, live in Salford or the surrounding areas, and face barriers to finding paid work, such as mental health issues or a history of offending, you can sign up for a work placement with SMaRT. Placements are full or part-time depending on availability. To find out more, call us on 0161 743 0800. Or send an email using our Contact form.
The philosophy and social enterprise model that FST uses to engage people, provides those individuals we have referred to them with a real opportunity to improve their lives, whatever their previous background or experiences.