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ATA - Painting And Decorating Apprenticeship TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS IN CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity has become available to join a small, well established independent Painting and Decorating company.  You be working alongside fully trained, qualified, and highly experienced staff who take a pride in their work learning all aspects of the role whilst following a formal Painting and Decorating apprenticeship.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    22 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001702798

  • Positions

    1 available

A fantastic opportunity has become available to join a small, well-established independent Painting and Decorating company who specialise in high end properties. 

You be working alongside fully trained, qualified, and highly experienced staff who take a pride in their work learning all aspects of the role whilst following a formal Painting and Decorating apprenticeship. 

The job role will involve working on private residential properties, studs, and commercial projects such as offices and restaurants. 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Adhering to Health & Safety 
  • Working at Heights 
  • Use of ladders and scaffolding 
  • Preparation of surfaces 
  • Washing down surfaces 
  • Sanding down surfaces 
  • Filling and priming walls – plasterwork and woodwork 
  • Undercoating 
  • Gloss work 
  • Emulsion work using brush and roller 
  • Wallpapering 
  • Paint effects 
  • Internal painting 
  • External painting 
  • General site work 
  • Keeping the workplace clean and tidy 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills  
  • Good customer service skills – you will be working in people’s homes

Personal qualities

  • Initiative 
  • Willingness to learn 
  • Punctual 
  • Team player 
  • Keen to progress into Painting and Decorating as a long-term career 
  • Enjoy working with others 
  • Respectful of others and customers’ property 
  • Able to work alone and as part of a team 
  • Highly motivated 
  • Able to pay attention to detail 
  • Ability to establish and maintain good and effective working relationships 
  • Strong work ethic 
  • Driving licence and own car (due to travelling between sites)

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

A full-time role will be offered upon successful completion of this apprenticeship

Things to consider

Own transport would be an advantage but is not essential, however, you should be able to travel to different areas independently.  

The apprenticeship will involve working towards a Level 2 Painting and Decorating apprenticeship which will be delivered at a College on a day release basis, you will also work on site helping you to gain the vital experience needed to become a fully qualified Painter and Decorator. 

This is a demanding job role and apprenticeship.  Candidates should be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team but also individually, a pro-active approach to your work is required.  Some previous painting and decorating experience would be an advantage, this can include work experience, a course or helping out with friends and family.  

This apprenticeship will involve working at heights and also inside and outside. 

This role is subject to a Drugs & Alcohol test, and successful applicants will be required to acquire a CSCS card.


About the employer

Apprenticeships New Anglia is a shared apprenticeship scheme employing apprentices and placing them with host companies so that they can get the necessary experience to pass their apprenticeship.

An apprenticeship will give you the knowledge, skills and experience you need to apply for a job in the area you have trained in.

We will give you the support to progress into employment, education, or further training towards the end of your apprenticeship.

Employer

TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS IN CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Address

2 Duchess Drive

Newmarket

CB8 8AQ

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Training

Training provider

TrAC

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by TRAC

Contact

Si Maunders 07379 459209 si@tracweb.co.uk

Level 2 Painter and Decorator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Training will be delivered by Suffolk New College.

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2021