Apprentice Painter and Decorator PFC ELITE FINISH LTD

Stripping walls and preparing for decorating, masking areas, painting using a range of techniques and paints, wallpapering duties. General housekeeping duties, hand finished paint effects, working alongside building and maintenance. Develop behaviours in professionalism, customer service, responsibility, cleanliness, learning multiscale.

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Closing date: 05 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Although the primary focus of the role is painting and decorating, there will be a variety of new skills you will learn, so this is a great opportunity for someone looking to start a career within the construction/property maintenance industry.

    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

    Between 8AM-5PM Monday to Friday, inclusive of one day per week on college day release.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227605

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Wallpapering duties
  • Working alongside building and maintenance
  • Develop behaviours in professionalism
  • Customer service, responsibility, cleanliness, learning multiscale
  • Assist experienced decorators in various projects
  • Learn and apply painting and decorating techniques
  • Prepare surfaces for painting or wallpapering
  • Gain expertise in using decorating tools and equipment
  • Work as part of a team to achieve high-quality results
  • Follow safety guidelines and best practices

The training you will be getting

Working towards the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to achieve the Level 2 Painter and Decorator standard;

Painter and decorator / Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education

You will be required to attend college one day a week on the London Rd Campus, and the remainder of the week will be in the workplace.

Functional Skills in English and maths if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

A full-time position will be considered on successful completion of your apprenticeship allowing the apprentice to start of a long-term career with painting and decorating.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Although the qualification and primary focus of the role is painting and decorating, there will be a variety of new skills you will learn, so this is a great opportunity for someone looking to start a career within the construction/property maintenance industry.

About the employer

PFC Elite Finish has been working as a trusted Ludlow-based Painter and Decorator since 2017, we‘ve developed a reputation for providing outstanding services and can’t think of anything else that would give us the amount of satisfaction we get daily. We committed to two main principles: providing the highest level of service we can, and ensuring that our prices remain competitive and affordable. This focus on price and service is why clients are happy to recommend us to others. We have a customer-oriented approach to our work which explains why we have so many returning clients.

Employer

PFC ELITE FINISH LTD

Address

44 BRINGEWOOD RISE

LUDLOW

SY8 2ND

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Training

Training provider

SHREWSBURY COLLEGES GROUP

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

Contact

Jules Rhodes

julesr@shrewsbury.ac.uk

01743342460

Apprenticeship standard

Painter and decorator

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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