Location: Hartwell, Northampton

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Salary Details:  £25,701 per annum

We have an opportunity for a full time Painter, working a 37.5hr week. Ideally, someone with good communication skills and a flexible attitude to their work. Must be organised and able to prioritise their work effectively.

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering high-quality painting services, while also ensuring that projects are completed on time and to a high standard.

Previous experience is essential.

Training on site-specific equipment will be given.

Benefits of working with us:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Paid Annual Leave (pro-rata)
  • Free DBS check
  • Stakeholder Pension
  • Employee Recognition Scheme


  • Prepare surfaces for painting and decorating, including sanding, scraping, and filling holes and cracks.
  • Applies paint and other finishes to various surfaces, including walls, ceilings, doors, and trim.
  • Outdoor paints, stains, and other finishes to achieve desired colours and textures.
  • Maintains tools and equipment in good condition, and clean work areas after completing projects.
  • Coordinates and communications well with other trades, and contractors as needed to complete projects on time and professionally.
  • Ensures that all work is performed in compliance with health and safety regulations.


  • Previous commercial painting experience
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Knowledge of various painting techniques and materials
  • Valid UK driver's license

Personal Specification. Desirable:

  • Experience in a Health/social care environment
  • Formal qualification in a trade
  • Formal health and safety training

Who we are!

The Oakleaf Group (part of CareTech) is a leading provider of specialist brain injury rehabilitation services for male adults. It provides 100+ beds operating across 5 sites in Northamptonshire, for assessment and active rehabilitation, community rehabilitation and long stay/maintenance placements.

CareTech Group; established in 1994, and is one of the largest providers of specialist social care services supporting 5000 adults with a wide range of needs in more than 300 services across the UK. Committed to the highest standards of care and governance, we provide innovative care pathways for vulnerable people to live in community settings. We support people to take control of their lives – this could be finding employment, having an active social life, learning new skills or building self-confidence.  

CareTech Community Services are proud to inform you that they are a “Disability Confident Leader”.

Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure prior to commencement of employment, the disclosure expense will be met by the employer.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to contact every applicant. We will be in touch 7-10 days after receipt of your CV if progressing your application to the next stage. 



Location: Northampton, NN5 6DS

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