Painting & Decorating Level 2 Apprenticeship CONNOR LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to undertake a Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship. Duties include applying paint and other finishes to walls ceilings and other surfaces, wallpapering and general housekeeping and ensuring the workplace is kept tidy.

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Closing date: 13 Oct 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 to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm, May work occasional evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your main duties will include:

  • Preparation and painting duties
  • Stripping walls and preparing for decorating
  • Masking areas
  • Painting using a range of techniques and paints
  • Wallpapering duties
  • General house keeping duties
  • Hand finished paint effects
  • Working alongside building and maintenance
  • Develop behaviours in professionalism
  • Customer service
  • Responsibility
  • Cleanliness
  • Learning multiskills

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

  • Painting and Decorating Level 2 
  • Functional Skills maths and English if required
  • Training will be provided on site and lessons will be carried out 1 day per week in college

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progression to permanent employment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Good communication skills, Ability to take instruction, Willingness to learn, Polite and friendly, Presentable


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

Things to consider

You could be standing for long periods of time. Some occasional evening/weekend work. Full driving licence desirable but not essential'.

About the employer

Refurbishment and fit out, painting and decorating and joinery specialists. With over 50 years working in the commercial and industrial building refurbishment sector, Connor Ltd has the experience and knowledge to ensure your project is completed to the highest standard. Working across the north west region from our base in Oldham, Greater Manchester, our team of highly-skilled joiners, painters, decorators and maintenance engineers ensure our clients receive an outstanding level of service.







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Training provider



Lynne O'Grady



Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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