Job Title : Painting and Decorating Apprentice
Employer : D & A Decorations
Location : Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN7 4ER
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Decorating / Painting
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11854
Brief Description : Apprentice painter and decorator will work with a mentor learning the trade of painting and decorating. Preparing surfaces, walls, woodwork, ceilings, and doors ready to decorate. One hour break per day.
Qualifications Required : GCSE’s in Maths and English at Grade E or above
Equivalent qualifications will be considered
Vacancy Detail : On site - working predominantly on new housing
Basic painting and decorating
Preparation work, application and removal
Identify customer needs
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday (possible weekends when required) 7.30am to 3.30pm plus travel time
Salary : £164.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 18/08/2019
Possible Start Date : 09/09/2019
Personal Qualities : • Self-motivated
• Dynamic personality
• Able to be part of a team but also work on own initiative
• Good time management and prioritisation
• Good eye for detail
Skills Required : • Good practical skills
• Organised approach to work
• Ability to follow technical drawings and plans
• Good maths skills for measuring and working out quantities and angles
* Able to understand verbal and written instructions
• Good level of fitness
* Willingness to learn and develop industry skills
Future Prospects : Possibility of progression or a full time position may be offered on successful completion of your apprenticeship.
Training to be Provided : work methods
Identify and respond to customer needs
Construction Industry and Building Methods
Product and Specification Information
Preparation and Application and Removal
Completion of any functional skills that maybe required
Other Information : With effect from April 1st 2018 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.90 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship.
For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
Things to consider : Only Candidates who have fully completed the Application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
The stated interview date is set for you to attend an initial interview and assessment at Tresham College. On successful completion of this, your application will be submitted to the employer for their consideration.
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