Decorator and Painter - Ipswich

Kingsley Healthcare Ipswich


up to £12.00 per hour




Full time






Based in the Ipswich area

£12.00ph (subject to experience)

Hours: 40 hours per week

Shifts: Monday to Friday (9am-5pm)


You will:

  • Preparing painting surfaces by washing walls, repairing holes, or removing old paint
  • Mixing, matching, and applying paints and other finishes to various surfaces
  • Providing decorative and faux finishes as the project requires
  • Handling planning and prep work in an efficient manner
  • Preparing the surrounding area by covering with cloth or plastic to prevent messes
  • Moving furniture and equipment as necessary to reach the entire surface of the project
  • Calculating the amount of materials and time required for said project
  • Removing fixtures such as door knobs and light switch covers
  • Choosing and purchasing paint, brushes, and other supplies from vendors
  • Cleaning up supplies and replacing fixtures when project is complete


This position will include working at our homes in the East of England (Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex).

Criteria / Person Specification

  • You will have experience of painting and decorating in a similar role
  • You will have a good understanding of health and safety procedures and regulations relevant to the job such as manual handling, safe use of equipment, COSHH etc.
  • You will also have your own basic tools and a full driving license.
  • You will be required to have had or be willing to have the COVID19 vaccination for this position.
  • An Enhanced DBS Disclosure plus two satisfactory employment references will be required.


  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Paid breaks
  • Costs for an enhanced DBS


Cost of Enhanced CBS

Paid Breaks

Recognition Scheme

Induction & Paid Training Programme

Enhanced rates for Bank Holiday

Pension Scheme