Apprentice Painter and Decorator Contract Services R & R Ltd

Working for a large local firm as an apprentice decorator, you will be involved in internal and external decorating.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon - Thur 8am - 4.30 and Fri 8am - 3.30 pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    24 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • You will work internally and externally making good and using different paints and finishes in office and industrial areas. 
  • The work will also include filling , a small amount of plastering and carrying out different types of paint finishes. 
  • You must be able to work on your own and as part of a team.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will be able to use your own initiative.
  • Be flexible to work at different sites.
  • Be able to work to guidelines.

Personal qualities

  • You will have a genuine interest interior/exterior finishes. 

Qualifications required

  • GCSE's or equivalent grades A-C in English and Maths.

Future prospects

We offer courses from level 2 right through to Management qualifications at Level 7, supporting candidates through their professional development.

Things to consider

Please note - should this position receive a large amount of applications the job advert will close early. We advise that you apply for this position early to avoid disappointment. As part of our apprenticeship recruitment process, you will be required to attend a Numeracy, Literacy and Interview Assessment at our FutureSkills Dakota Avenue, South Langworthy Road, Salford M50 2PU. Should you be successful at this stage, we will then submit your application to the employer for further consideration. Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. Individuals who already have a Level 4 qualification are now eligible for a Level 5 or above Higher Apprenticeship. They are not eligible for funding for an Intermediate Level, Advanced Level or Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship.

About the employer

A principal contractor with a unique mix of skill, commitment and professionalism, Contract Services was established in 1985 and has now become the first choice for a number of key regional and national clients. Projects range from major new build and refurbishment contracts to minor works. Regardless of size, emphasis is always on excellent service, reliability and value, together with a non-confrontational approach to getting the job done. Industry leading levels of quality have been achieved through the expertise of motivated individuals.


Contract Services R & R Ltd


Lombardian House

Liverpool Road


M44 5DD

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations (Construction).
  • Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating.
  • Functional skills Mathematics and English if required.

The NVQ will be delivered in the workplace which is supported by the Diploma which is completed on a college day release basis. All delivery will take place at Salford City College City Skills Campus.

Apprenticeship framework

Construction Building

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Salford City College


Louise Corbett 0161 631 5366

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017