If you have an eye for art, then why not enter an area of trade that can take you down many types of the construction road including home and commercial.
Painters and decorators
Annual pay £27,040
Workforce change 3%
The workforce is projected to expand by 3% over the period to 2024, adding
4,149 jobs. In the same period, 26% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 37,291 job openings.
Those working in this unit group apply paint, varnish, wallpaper and other protective and decorative materials to interior and exterior walls and surfaces, paint designs on wood, glass, metal, plastics and other materials, and stain, wax and french polish wood surfaces by hand.
erects working platform or scaffolding up to five metres in height
prepares surfaces by cleaning, sanding and filling cracks and holes with appropriate filler
applies primer, undercoat and finishing coat(s) using brush, roller, or spray equipment
mixes adhesive or removes self-adhesive backing and positions covering material on wall, matching up patterns where appropriate and removing wrinkles and air bubbles by hand or brush
stains, waxes and french polishes wood surfaces by hand.