Painter & Decorator – £12.36 per hour

We are recruiting for a permanent Painter and Decorator for Bournemouth University.

About the Role:

To undertake all aspects of decorating across our Talbot, Lansdowne and Chapel Gate campuses.

Working as part of a multi skilled team to ensure the campus buildings and structures are maintained to an

excellent standard.

The role is responsible for decorating across a wide variety of buildings and environments to continuously

enhancing the look, feel and quality of the university environment.

Main Responsibilities

  • Assist the lead decorator and supervisor to identify a programme of decorating across the university.
  • To be proactive within the decoration programme and maximise productivity.
  • Consistently produce work to a high quality.
  • Ensuring that all work is carried out to the required standard to maintain the fabric of the University and enhance the image of its buildings.
  • Assist the Lead Decorator in planning, specifying and sourcing materials as required to deliver the work.
  • In liaison with the lead decorator and supervisor, ensure that you have all the required materials and tools available to undertake the work.
  • Monitor university buildings and grounds and report identified issues to the supervisor. Where appropriate rectify small problems.
  • Attend with emergencies/urgent/routine reactive work within normal working hours.


£12.36 per hour equating to Annual salary of £23,780

Hours: 37 Hours per week, 20-minute break, 40-minute lunch break on an

alternating 2 shift system.

Shift 1

Monday - Thursday 07:30am - 16:00pm

Friday- 07:30am - 15:30pm

Shift 2

Monday - Thursday 09:30am - 18:00pm

Friday -08:30am - 16:30pm


The range of additional occupational benefits is wide-ranging and comprehensive and includes: 

  • Preferential car parking
  • Free bus travel
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Dental care
  • Eye care
  • Staff discounts
  • Subsidised study.

To apply for this excellent opportunity please call Alan and apply with an up to date CV.

Job Title: Painter & Decorator – £12.36 per hour
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