Plasterer Apprenticeship GREENCO GROUP LIMITED

Craft your future as a skilled plasterer! Join our apprenticeship for hands-on training, mentorship by experts, and a recognized qualification. Unlock a pathway to a dynamic career in construction. Apply now to sculpt your success! Assist in preparing surfaces for plastering, plus more.

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,982.40 to £21,673.60

    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 9am to 6pm with a 1-hour break.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Learn and apply plastering techniques, including mixing and applying plaster, smoothing surfaces, and creating decorative finishes
  • Assist in preparing surfaces for plastering, ensuring proper adhesion and finish quality
  • Gain experience in using plastering tools and equipment, while adhering to safety guidelines. Work alongside experienced professionals, honing your skills in a supportive environment

The training you will be getting

Qualification: Successful completion of the Plasterer Apprenticeship leads to a nationally recognised qualification, such as a Level 2 or Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Plastering.

Training Details:

  • Location: On-site apprenticeship training with experienced plasterers, supplemented by classroom sessions at a local training centre
  • Frequency: One day a week for structured classroom learning, integrated with practical on-the-job training for a comprehensive skill development approach
  • Duration: The apprenticeship typically spans 18 to 24 months, providing a thorough foundation in plastering techniques and craftsmanship

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon completing the Plasterer Apprenticeship, you can explore diverse career paths, such as:

  • Experienced Plasterer: Continue honing your skills, taking on more complex projects and mastering various plastering techniques
  • Specialist Finishes: Explore niche areas like decorative plasterwork or specialised finishes, expanding your expertise and marketability
  • Site Supervisor/Foreperson: Progress into a leadership role, overseeing plastering projects, managing teams, and ensuring quality standards
  • Self-Employment: Consider establishing your own plastering business, taking charge of projects, and building a successful entrepreneurial venture

This apprenticeship lays the foundation for a rewarding career in plastering with opportunities for specialisation and advancement.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Named after our founders, Greenberg and Cohen, we started small but have grown into a well-known and well-respected competitor in the property industry since 1999. Despite that growth, we have always stayed true to the Greenco roots of providing excellent customer service and family values within the local community.






M7 4AS

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Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard


Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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