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Apprentice Painter & Decorator STORY DECORATING GROUP LTD

We are seeking a hardworking and motivated P&D Apprentice to join our team, the successful applicant will train whilst they earn and attend City Skills College for 1 day per week for Apprenticeship training (paid).

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Closing date: 21 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

    8am-4.30pm Mon to Thu and 8am-3.30pm on Fri.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be responsible for

  • Site preparation
  • Colour matching
  • Surface preparation
  • Applying paint and other finishes to walls
  • Ceilings
  • Furniture and Other surfaces.

Earning whilst you learn and attending college 1 day per week for Apprenticeship Training.

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

  • Level 2 Painter & Decorator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in Maths & English (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression into full time position available upon completion of Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 1/F) Essential

Things to consider

If your application is successful you will be contacted by Salford City College and asked to provide a CV and copies of your English & Maths certificates (GCSE's). If you do not have these then you may be asked to complete an assessment in these subjects.

About the employer

That’s what we do. We’re not your average painter and decorator. Our unrivalled expertise and experience has seen us take on, and add the perfect finishing touches to construction projects across the UK. Whether we’re decorating the luxury rooms of a four-star hotel in Liverpool, painting superstores for retail giants Tesco and M&S or redecorating an historic listed building, we bring the same commitment, quality and craftsmanship to every job. If you have a big project or a smaller space that needs a decorating, you need to call on people who’ve been there and done it before. People who won’t let you down. That means delivering a flawless job; always on time, always on budget…SAME OLD STORY!




Unit 6, Westlink Business Park, Guide Street, Salford

M50 1EW

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Training provider



Mary Takhar


Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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