JPS Decorators

I still like interior decorating, especially all types of wallpapering. I hold a current CRB and no job is too small. I guarantee all my work and believe in good communication throughout a job. I have also carried out small areas of carpentry, guttering and tiling.

Skills

  1. Painting & Decorating

About JPS Decorators

July 2013-present: Working as a sole trader.
2012 – July 2013: Employed as Lecturer/teacher
April 2012:
April, 2011 – 2012:
Self employed Decorator.
October 2011 – present:
Employed as agency staff for Reed Education Employmed as agency staff at Nescot College, Reigate Road, Epsom, Ewell, Surrey. Continue duties in decorating.
2003 – April, 2011:
Shooters Hill post 16 Campus, Red Lion Lane, Woolwich, SE12 4LD.

1998 - 2003:
North East Surrey College of Technology (NESCOT), Ewell, Epsom, Surrey.
• Initially delivering levels 1 & 2 NVQ to school leavers and adults on a two year contract.

1997 – 1999:
Training For Skills, Manilla Walk, Ladbroke Grove, West London.

1996- 1997:
Self-employment; Sole trading Painting & decorator.
Working for sub contractor M. J. Kloss, New Malden, Surrey.

1995 – 1996:
Jarvis Training Management, Spa Road, Bermondsey, South East London.
Painting and Decorating Instructor.
• Delivering NVQ levels 1&2 to unemployed youths and adults.
• Ordering equipment and materials.
• Writing student reports
1985 – 1995
Self-employment; Sole trading Painting & decorator.
• Initially advertising for work but also building from an established network of contacts through recommendations mostly through residential outlets.
• Eventually obtaining more work through local authority contracts and some industrial contracts.
• Keeping ledgers and tax records
• Ordering materials and equipment.
1978 – 1985: London Transport Buses, Raleigh Gardens, Mitcham, Surrey.
Maintenance Coach Painter.
• Responsible for maintaining rolling stock by painting and applying legal notices to correspond with legal notices for PSVs (equivalent of buses MOT)
• Ordering materials for painting and lacquering vehicles.
• Writing reports detailing rota work

1976 – 1978:
Nuffield Nursing Homes Trust, 10 – 12 Bryanston Square, London, W1.
Maintenance Decorator.
• Responsible for decorating and general maintenance of private hospital including wards, rooms, kitchens and nurses quarters.

1972 – 1976: A.E. Symes, Stratford, East London.
Apprentice painter and decorator.
• Working on residential, industrial and commercial outlets and dwellings.
• Attended the Brixton School of Building, Wandsworth, London on block release to study City & Guilds Basic and Advance Craft Certificate.
• Passed both certificates. Basic (pass) in 1974 and Advance (credit) in 1976

Qualifications

• Attended the Brixton School of Building, Wandsworth, London on block release to study City & Guilds Basic and Advance Craft Certificate.
• Passed both certificates. Basic (pass) in 1974 and Advance (credit) in 19

Qualifications:
As detailed previously; City & Guilds in Painting and Decorating Craft Certificate 1972-76’
Also:-
• GCSE Art grade 1 in 1971 + various grades in art, history and woodwork
• Certificate of Education obtained in 2001

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