Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship CTS (SHOPFITTING) LIMITED

CTS are looking for a Painting 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 a busy company and gain a qualification while earning a salary.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2023

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, Shifts to be confirmed at interview

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 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
  • 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?

  • Painting and Decorator Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths & English (if needed)

Training to take place at:

  • Hull Training and Adult Education, Nursery Grove, Hull, HU9 5XT
    Block Release - one week in the centre, five weeks on site and so on

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full-time employment upon completion

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Punctual & Reliable, Dedicated, Hardworking, Enthusiasm, Attention to Detail


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

Things to consider

This job includes an element of working away from the local area so please consider this before making an application Applicant must attend HTAE initial assessment and interview process in order to be considered for shortlisting by the company, invites to these sessions will be sent via the email you have used to apply.

About the employer

At CTS our number one goal is to provide “excellent” shopfitting services. It is the culture of our business to provide safe systems of work, quality workmanship and unparalleled client care. By constantly developing our skills, optimising client budgets and project time frames, we now stand as one of the most successful shopfitting companies in the UK Whether it’s a simple refurbishment to make the most of your space or a full fit-out you have in mind, our services are highly flexible and always suit your needs.




2 Sullivan Business Park

Scarborough Street



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Training provider



Michael Jordan

01482 615238

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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