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Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship AXIS EUROPE PLC

Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship 2 year course with the option of a 3rd year. The learner will be on site 4 days a week with the apprentice team and will report to our apprentice master. All learners will attend North Kent college one day a week

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    All travel expenses are paid

  • Working week

    Hours of working are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm (1 hour lunch)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    6 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • You will be taught all aspects of painting from preparation of surfaces to applying paint correctly to timber, plaster ceilings and walls and metal surfaces.
  • You will be shown how to set out and measure and hang different types of wallpaper
  • There will be additional courses in coving and spraying.

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

  • You will receive training to prepare you to sit the End Point Assessment for the Painter and Decorator Level 2 Standard
  • You will attend North Kent College, Gravesend Campus one day per week during term time

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Your career progression can go on to the following Building /Quantity Surveying ,Site supervisor site Manager, Contractors Manager, Divisional Manager

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4 / C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade Grade 4 / C or above) Essential

About the employer

Axis Europe specialise in the improvement and maintenance of Housing, Heritage, Education, Public and Commercial properties. We are based in London, with ten regional offices about the United Kingdom




3 Tramway House

Tramway Avenue


E15 4PN

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Training provider



John Eves


Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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