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Painter and Decorating Apprenticeship H&S Decorating Specialists Ltd

H&S Decorating Specialists is an established Painting and Decorating company. We are currently seeking to employ apprentices to work on some of our prestigious projects.

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Closing date: 26 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001694772

  • Positions

    2 available

The apprentice will have the responsibilities as outlined below:

  • Signing in and out to each project on a daily basis as per our client’s specific requirements
  • Reporting the H&S Decorating Site Supervisor
  • Ensuring that the company is professionally represented at all times on client's property
  • Undertaking works in a manner which is compliant with the specifications and appropriate British Standards and for ensuring that the highest possible standards are completed at all times
  • You will be expected to Read Method Statements, Risk Assessments, COSHH Assessments and Manual Handling Assessments to ensure that the correct method of working is properly understood and adhered to at all times
  • Ensure the appropriate PPE requirements are implemented at all times and correct use of access equipment
  • Have a site induction specific to the site you are working on
  • Report all accidents, incidents & near miss occurrences to your supervisor or manager
  • Assisting the site team on various site duties
  • Must be able to work in a clean and professional manner by keeping all work areas clean, keeping overalls clean etc.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good numerical and written skills
  • Good time management skills

Personal qualities

  • Good attendance and punctuality
  • Polite and willing to learn new skills
  • Interest in the construction industry
  • Ability to work under instructions from supervisors

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs or equivalent in maths and English (Desired but not essential)
  • CSCS Card (Desired but not essential)

Future prospects

After successful completion of the apprenticeship you will continue your career as a painter and decorator with management opportunities when available.

Things to consider

Working on various sites which will involve travelling to sites daily.

Working on construction sites during the winter.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

For updates on the National Living Wage please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-living-wage-increase-to-protect-workers-living-standards


About the employer

H&S Decorating Specialists Ltd, is an established painting and decorating company based in Iver. We carry out painting and decorating projects within Central London and the home counties, including New Builds, Social Housing, Industrial Coatings, Specialist finishes. H&S Decorating works with major contractors have worked on major projects such as Heathrow Terminal 2 and the Olympic Village.

Employer

H&S Decorating Specialists Ltd

Address

1

Wellesley Avenue

Iver

SL0 9AU

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Training

Training provider

Windsor Forest Colleges Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Windsor Forest Colleges Group

Contact

Emma Raymond 01753 443857 emma.raymond@windsor-forest.ac.uk

  • Level 2 Painter and Decorator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in English and maths, if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)


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