Painting & Decorating Apprenticeship CLOVER MAINTENANCE LTD

Clover Maintenance Ltd. has two Painting & Decorating Apprenticeship vacancies. The company offers excellent training not only in the listed trade but also across trades as they cover a wide variety of maintenance activities within a diverse range of locations.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,000.00

  • Working week

    Mon. - Fri. 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000235855

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • As an Apprentice decorator you will be working in different locations for the purposes of maintenance / re-decoration of flood / fire damaged dwellings
  • You will work alongside experienced operatives to prepare areas for decoration ( i.e. removal of furniture / equipment etc.) 
  • You will also prepare surfaces in terms of filling / sanding rubbing down and cleaning surface debris
  • Preparation, application and removal –

    ·       Working with new surfaces

    ·       Working with pre-decorated surfaces

    ·       Removal of previous coatings and wall coverings with different methods

    ·       Traditional and modern methods of making good surfaces

    ·       Systems for metals, wood, plastic and factory finishes

    ·       Application of brush

    ·       Application of roller

    ·       Application of pressure roller

    ·       Spray application

    ·       Specialist decorative techniques – graining, marbling, gilding

    Removal and application of wall coverings

The training you will be getting

  • Painter & Decorator Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Training will take place at a variety of locations throughout Bristol and the South West
  • College will take place on block release at SGS Horizon Apprenticeship Centre in Filton, Bristol 
  • Functional skills if required

·       Working with new surfaces

·       Working with pre-decorated surfaces

·       Removal of previous coatings and wall coverings with different methods

·       Traditional and modern methods of making good surfaces

·       Systems for metals, wood, plastic and factory finishes

·       Application of brush

·       Application of roller

·       Application of pressure roller

·       Spray application

·       Specialist decorative techniques – graining, marbling, gilding

Removal and application of wall coverings

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • A permenant position is available for applicants who complete their full 2 year Apprenticeship 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

The successful applicant must have a good level of physical fitness for this role.

About the employer

Clover Maintenance are based on Keynsham High St. and are a property maintenance company with a long history of employing Apprentices.

Employer

CLOVER MAINTENANCE LTD

Address

7 TEMPLE COURT

KEYNSHAM

BRISTOL

BS31 1HA

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE AND STROUD COLLEGE

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

Iain Johnston

iain.johnston@sgscol.ac.uk

07701065052

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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