Redrow Homes are looking for an individual who is passionate about painting and decorating and other aspects of building to join as an apprentice Painter and Decorator. As part of the apprenticeship you will be studying a L2 in Painting and Decorating which will include both theory and practical with one of Redrow’s chosen training partners.

Redrow has a proud reputation for building distinctive and high quality homes across England and Wales. We have 16 different departments who all work together to complete one goal, and that is to effectively Design, Build and Sell luxury homes.

As a Trade Apprentice with Redrow, you will join the next generation of house builders, fulfil your passion and start gaining skills needed to build the incredible communities that Redrow are well known for. Housebuilding is an exciting industry and this is the perfect way to kick-start your career. If you want to start earning while gaining the skills, and qualifications, then Redrow’s Trade Apprentice programme is perfect for you!

Your time as a Trade Apprentice will be split between working on site with an experienced tradesperson learning from their years of expertise and college based study that will leave you with the essential industry qualification. It takes time to learn the quality and skills necessary to be the best and we are looking for candidates who are willing to commit the time needed to achieve the best.

Responsible to: Area Construction Manager / Site Manager / Assistant Site Manager / Apprentice Co-ordinator


  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

  • Cut in and paint to a very high standard

  • Preparing surfaces by sanding down, priming, mist coat and undercoat

  • Corking

  • Painting walls, ceilings, skirting boards

  • Applying layers of paint to different surfaces i.e. plasterboard, timber, metal and hanging wallpaper

  • Glossing woodwork, skirting boards, bannisters, doors


  • Witham – CM8 1EJ

  • Westley Green – SS16 5NJ

  • Meadow view – SS16 SNJ

Rate of Pay:

Starting salary £5.87 an hour (reviewed yearly based on progression). 


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