Join The Hazels Team

First established in 1982 by Hazel Oldfield, and run by Thea Copple since 2006, Hazels Motorschool has grown from being a sole trader to a multi-car team of 9 fully qualified Instructors providing a high standard of manual and automatic driving tuition.

With an ongoing proven track record of success, we have been operating on very limited Instructor diary space for over 2 years and are now in the position that all of our Instructors are fully booked and operating a waiting list. We are therefore inviting like-minded quality Instructors to work in partnership with us by joining the team.

Our Instructors are:

  • Treated as individuals and helped to improve their business.
  • Free to choose where and when they work within the Hazels Motorschool recognised brand.
  • Earning a good living because they’re with the right Company.

Could you be one of them?

Key Benefits

  • A choice of franchise package.
  • 4 or 5 franchise free weeks yearly, depending on package.
  • Instructor pupil base constantly topped up – no need to ask for work.
  • Hassle and stress free ‘admin’ support and communication leaving you better placed professionally to focus your time on your Pupils.
  • Complementary:
    • Free personalised Hazels Motorschool business and appointment cards with your name and contact number on them.
    • Free full driving school branding.
    • Manual car available for teaching, should yours be off the road for repair.
    • Learning plans for pupils.
    • Business stationery.
    • Promotional items when we ask you to use.
    • 50% discount on other promotional items offered to you, should you choose to use them.
    • Ongoing marketing to existing pupils.
    • Advertising materials as required.
    • Help and support with book keeping/accounts.

Key Features:

  • We don't lose Instructors to a local or national competitor. When an Instructor occasionally chooses to leaves us they go solo, leave the industry or retire.
  • No long term commitment and no contract to sign.
  • Instructors who have joined Hazels have been recommended by other quality Instructors.
  • We maintain our excellent reputation by only working with professional Instructors.
  • We constantly seek to improve how we look after our Instructors and are always open to suggestions on how we can do better.
  • We believe we have the lowest costing fully supported franchise package locally.
  • No sign writing plastered over your car. (We all want to switch off when not working).
  • No ‘full’ franchise fee to pay until you have the number of pupils as per your chosen package. Make only interim payments whilst your pupil base grows.
  • The right placing of advertising to bring maximum return for minimum investment.
  • We’re happiest keeping the pressure on us to keep you busy.
  • We promise to pass on to you any new pupils asking for you personally.

We have a friendly ‘team spirit’ ethos at Hazels, with our Instructors happy to help and support each other - no one is on their own!

Why not read what our Instructors have to say about being part of Hazels Motorschool and then call Thea for a chat?

Mike Kenny

I joined Hazels Motorschool nearly 2 years ago after being an independent Driving Instructor for 12 months and was reluctant to consider a franchise as I was developing my own business. However after meeting with Thea and considering the franchise package on offer, it soon became clear that she had lots to offer. Hazels is a highly efficient professional company with a friendly family based ethos that delivers quality tuition to all of its pupils. I would highly recommend Hazels to both experienced and newly qualified ADI’s because I’m sure that like me you will never look back.

Debbie O’loughlin

I’ve been a part of the Hazels Motorschool team for 6 years and can honestly say it was the best thing I could have done. I was a little worried about giving up my driving school name after 10 years but my fears were quickly quelled. Thea looks after all the Instructors, is always open to suggestions and all of the team are equally supportive and there for each other. To anyone thinking of joining, I would say don’t hesitate, you won’t have any regrets.

Roger Roberts

I joined Hazels Motorschool as a newly qualified ADI nearly two years ago. Thea has given me excellent support and advice from day one, along with a plentiful supply of pupils. I would say the franchise is both friendly and professionally run – if I was starting in this industry again, I would have no hesitation in joining Hazels!

Jude Smith

I joined Hazels Motorschool as a newly qualified ADI in 2010. The help and support I had from Thea as a new ADI really helped to start me off on the right foot – it can be a daunting task starting both a new career and becoming self-employed.

We’re a close knit and friendly team who are all keen to help and advice one another at every step. We share our experiences and benefit from the pool of knowledge within the group. I have a busy diary, excellent support and am proud to be part of a successful team who are professional, hardworking and delivering quality tuition to our pupils.

The six years have flown by and I know that joining Hazels Motorschool was the best choice I could have made.

Alan Doyle

I joined Hazels about 8 years ago after first working for a well-known national driving school, then a big successful local school but high franchise costs and lack of back up and support made me look elsewhere.

Taking the decision to join Hazels was the best decision of my ADI career, the franchise is fair, I feel part of a team, a full diary, and I get full support from Thea. When last year I decided to switch from teaching manual to auto tuition Thea helped me to manage the changeover smoothly.

To anyone thinking of joining us, don’t hesitate, you will not be disappointed.

Shirley Lewis

I joined Hazels Motorschool over 2 years ago after thinking long and hard about leaving another driving school. My initial reason for wanting to move was the high franchise cost, but I also worried that other driving schools wouldn’t provide as many pupils.

After making the move, I realised that Hazels had so much more to offer. I immediately felt part of a team and had full help and support from Thea then and now which is very welcome anytime it’s required.

Joining Hazels was definitely THE best move I could have made as and I’d definitely recommend any other ADI’s to join us….you will not regret it for one moment.

Glenn Pickersgill

I’ve been with Hazels Motorschool for 4 years after struggling for work with my previous franchise provider. My start up package was very generous with plenty of support to build my diary quickly and I’ve always been busy. Recently I’ve had awful problems with my new car and the dealership I bought it from culminating in a total mechanical breakdown and I was unsure of how long it would be off the road.

Thea was always on hand with help and advice and gave me excellent support to get me back on the road and keep working through a pretty horrendous time. Hazels offers a very fair franchise and I would not hesitate to recommend joining us.

Jules Copple

I've been an ADI for 8 years and have worked with different schools. On my first meeting with Thea who owns and runs Hazels, I could see straight away how professional and welcoming she is so it was a very easy decision to make the move. She has certainly kept me busy since I joined; also the franchise is very competitive.

Hazels is a friendly professional school, Thea has always been very supportive and helpful at all times since I joined. So for anyone who is either an existing ADI or just starting in the industry, if you are looking to join a friendly, supportive, busy and successful team, I couldn't recommend Hazels highly enough.

Call Thea on 0151 604 0719 today to learn how you could join the Hazels team.

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