Painting and Decorating Apprentice

Overview Details Apply


Number of vacancies:

Company name:
Pure Property Maintenance South West

Company location:

Salary per week:

Monday – Friday 8.30am-9 / 4.30pm-5pm - 40 hours a week


Working as a painter & decorator involves numerous responsibilities. In nearly all cases, these will include:
• Arriving at the job on time
• Producing a satisfactory result for the client and working to the standards that they expect
• Managing work load effectively
• Following the specific instructions in terms of style, colour and finish
• Cleaning up properly after a job


All training to be provided by City College Plymouth in collaboration with the company themselves throughout the duration of the apprenticeship. Your apprenticeship may consist of the following components; NVQ Diploma, Technical Cert, Functional Skills Maths and English, Employee Rights and Responsibilities, and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills. All components will be agreed upon before the start of the apprenticeship.

Qualities and skills:

The following will be required at all stages:
• The ability to work to a high standard
• Punctuality
• Respect
• Cleanliness
• A good eye for detail
• Excellent communication skills
• Awareness of health and safety
• Ability to work in a small and large team
• Able to take instruction and work to a deadline



For this post it is essential you are well presented, able to communicate confidently and have a pleasant, friendly manner. As you will be working in people’s homes, which at times will be occupied, the above are a must.