Her Majesty is offering £30,000 for a full-time position to paint and decorate Buckingham Palace and add “decorative finishes” to its 775 rooms
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Her Majesty is offering £30,000 to a painter and decorator to add some ‘decorative finishes’ to Buckingham Palace’s 775 rooms.
Depending on experience, the successful applicant could earn a salary of £30,000 for 40 hours per week.
For those interested, the deadline ends on April 3 – only a few weeks away.
The position is part of a £369million palace refurbishment, funded by the taxpayer and due to be completed in 2027.
The project has been criticized by many, with over 150,000 signing a petition asking the royal family to fund it themselves.
The job ad, which was posted on the Royal Household’s website, says: “It adds the decorative finishes that people will appreciate for years to come.
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“His feeling inspires to meet the highest standards and pride in being part of a team at the heart of a world-renowned institution. That makes working for the royal household extraordinary.
“By joining a small team providing both internal and external refurbishment work at various royal residences, you will ensure that all decoration work is carried out to the highest standard.
“They cover a range of buildings in the London Estates, carrying out inspections and identifying spaces that require your attention before ensuring they are expertly renovated and fit for purpose.
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“Working in such unique historical settings means you have the opportunity to expand on the skills you already have. You will regularly handle special wall coverings, write signs and use special paints such as marbling and gilding.
“You play an integral role within the property team and also assist in solving day-to-day maintenance issues that arise and assist with preparatory work for state, ceremonial or official functions.
“You strive for the highest standards in everything you do. After all, the results of your hard work will be seen by thousands.”
You can apply for the position here.
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