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Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship Humberside Independent Care Association Ltd

Hica are looking for a Painter and Decorator Apprentice This is a 36 month apprenticeship and training will be delivered both on the job and off the job through Hull Training. This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to join the company and gain a qualification in Painting

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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 Hours to be confirmed at interview

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carry out a range of external and internal painting and redecoration tasks.
    Prepare and clean surfaces using handheld power tools and the appropriate methods. This could include scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, steam cleaning, and burning off loose paint; repairing cracks and holes in the walls, joinery by applying fillers/ sealant. Prepare/sand surface for application of decorative product.
    Complete records as required.
    Liaise and work with all other trades providing technical advice as and when required.
    To self-manage and audit all work carried out in agreement with the Project Manager.
    To ensure all work is carried out in a safe, proper and thorough manner taking into account Health and Safety legislation, HICA Policies and procedures, risk assessments and method statements.
    To work safely at heights, internally and externally using appropriate access equipment such as a tower scaffold
    To maintain at all times a pleasant and courteous demeanour and give excellent customer service.
    To highlight any areas of safety or decorative concern that might impact on a safe and healthy environment for service users.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Apprenticeship Standard in Painting and Decorating
Functional Skills in Maths & English (if Needed)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

full time employment upon completion

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C or 4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C or 4 or above) Desired

About the employer

Not for profit organisation who specialises in care homes


Humberside Independent Care Association Ltd


160 Francis Street



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Training provider



Mike Jordan

01482 615238

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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