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Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship SHAUN MATTHIAS LIMITED

You will be working on a variety of commercial and domestic properties in Tyne and Wear i.e. domestic houses, INTU metro centre, industrial units in the Team Valley. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Days and times to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


  • To operate in domestic and commercial properties and undertake the decoration and protection of buildings
  • Painting and decorating houses, schools, offices, hospitals, factories and construction sites, working internally and externally as an individual and / or as part of a team
  • Working with water-based, solvent based paint coverings and a variety of wall coverings to produce industry standard finishes
  • To work within Health and Safety guidelines and to be able to communicate with supervisors, managers and clients on a regular basis
  • Any other roles and responsibilities will be discussed with the trainee at the appropriate level

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some experience of painting and decorating
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work to tight timescales
  • Able to work as part of a team, as well as individually

Personal qualities

  • Reliable and punctual
  • Flexible
  • Friendly and polite
  • Proactive and ability to show initiative
  • Ambitious and desire to develop

Desired qualifications

  • Maths, English L1 Functional skills or Grade 9-3 / A*-D
  • RQF Level 1 Award Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
  • Green Labourer’s CSCS card

Future prospects

  • An excellent opportunity to develop and expand your skills
  • Site management

About the employer

Shaun Matthias Painting and Decorating over more than 25 years has provided our services and experience to many customers, including Commercial, Industrial and Domestic projects. You can take a look at some of our previous and current projects by viewing our projects gallery.




Unit 2a


Throckley Way

South Shields

NE34 0NU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by LearningSkills


Alex Helm 0191 4338761

Painter and Decorator Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Free CSCS card training
  • Help with English and maths (if you need it)

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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