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Painting & Decorating Apprentice Everestmiles Decorating Contractors

An exciting opportunity to join a longstanding successful Brighton & Hove based painting and decorating company that is eager to make your transition into the trade a success. You will have the opportunity to work on different projects working with our specialists who will teach you about the many aspects of the painting and decorating role.

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Closing date: 21 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 07:30 am - 4:30 pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an employer we will teach you how to complete the following tasks:

  • Understanding scope of work
  • How to prepare the working area and materials
  • The type of materials needed and what they are used for
  • Most efficient way to complete different tasks
  • How to assess your own work and make sure you work to the highest standard
  • How to manage your time and complete tasks on a deadline
  • How to clean and clear your equipment and working area once the job is complete

Full training will be given

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

  • Level 2 Painter & Decorator Apprenticeship
  • Level 1 Functional Skills English and / or Maths if GCSE grade 2 or 3 is not already held
  • College attendance is one day a week at our Eastbourne Campus

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential permanent employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Friendly, Keen to learn, Able to follow instruction


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

About the employer

Everestmiles Decorating Contractors are experienced in both commercial and residential projects; ensuring each client’s needs are met and completed to the highest standard. We have a dedicated and highly skilled staff of over 40 painters and decorators as well as a fully staffed office. Our projects have been many and varied. We have worked on single developments such as schools and colleges right up to sport arenas. One example would be the interior decorations at the Amex football stadium at Falmer for the Buckingham Group. As well as many large construction companies, Everestmiles Decorating Contractors also work closely with some of the major house builders in the country and have experience of working on both small and large plots.


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Training provider



Gill Ramsay

07848 439561

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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