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Painter and Decorator Apprentice M J HILLERY & SONS (MIDLANDS) LIMITEDM J HILLERY & SONS (MIDLANDS) LIMITED

M J Hillery in Kettering are looking for a Painter and Decorator Apprentice. You will be working with a time served professional tradesperson as a mentor, learning how to apply different products and coverings to domestic and commercial properties. Is this the apprenticeship you have been looking for?

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

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Closing date: today

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 to Friday 8am to 5pm with an hour for breaks

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Aug 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001736179

  • Positions

    1 available

If you see yourself as the next apprentice painter and decorator for M J Hillery in Kettering then please read the job description below.

  • Preparing different surfaces for application of finishes
  • You will receive full training to execute professional application of paints and stains
  • Learn how to prepare walls and to lay wall paper
  • Prepare surface for textured finishing and learn how to apply a textured finish
  • Protecting customers property
  • You will learn all aspect of health and safety
  • Cleaning down post works and leaving jobs pristine for the customer
  • Some of the work you will do will be on site, but most of the work is domestic
  • You will be transported from the company premises to various locations

You will need to be able to arrive at the company premises at 7.45am unless the employer is able to you pick up on route, you will either be returned to their premises or dropped off at home.
The jobs are generally Northamptonshire based
The company will provide PPE and tools for the duration of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the role
  • Ability to follow instructions 
  • Good communicate with your colleagues and mentor
  • Good practical / hands on skills, desired but not essential

Personal qualities

  • Smart appearance
  • Impeccable manners
  • Ability to work as a team member

Desired qualifications

You will need a minimum 2 GCSEs at grades 9-3 (A*-D) or equivalent, including Mathematics and English.

Future prospects

Full time employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

You will need to be able to arrive at the company premises at 7.45am unless the employer is able to pick you up on route, you will either be returned to their premises or dropped off at home.
The jobs are generally Northamptonshire based.

The company will provide PPE and tools for the duration of the apprenticeship.
Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.


About the employer

Multi trade service provider.
We’re a family business established almost 30 years, we’ve built up many long lasting relationships with individual customers as well as several national companies over that time. Repeat custom plays a large part in our day to day business and we’re proud to be trusted by so many.

Our engineers are all fully qualified, we’re an NIC-EIC approved electrical contractor and a member of Gas Safe – offering you the highest levels of workmanship and customer care.

We employ almost 30 tradespeople including electricians, plumbers, heating engineers, carpenters, decorators, bathroom and kitchen installers as well as many other trades – we are able to offer a complete in-house solution for your projects.

Employer

M J HILLERY & SONS (MIDLANDS) LIMITEDM J HILLERY & SONS (MIDLANDS) LIMITED

Address

152

St Peters Avenue

Kettering

NN16 0HD

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Training

Training provider

BEDFORD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bedford College

Contact

Julie Carter 07887 787813 jcarter@bedford.ac.uk

You will gain the following qualifications:
Level 2 Painter and Decorator Apprenticeship Standard
Functional Skills in English and maths (if required)

You will also study a range of topics, including: Erect and dismantle access equipment and working platforms, Prepare surfaces for decoration , Apply paint systems by brush and roller, Apply standard papers to ceilings and walls, Produce specialist decorative finishes.

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: today