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According to the ANZSCO Classification Schedule ,the code for Painter Decorator contains the following Migration Groups and Sub Groups
Major Group: 3 – Technicians and Trades Workers
Sub-Major Group: 33 – Construction Trades Workers | Minor Group: 332 – Floor Finishers and Painting Trades Workers
Unit Group: 3322 – Painting Trades Workers
General role description for a Painter Decorator migrating to Australia
332211 Australia Migration Code Description: Applies paint, varnish, wallpaper and other finishes to protect, maintain and decorate surfaces of buildings and structures. Registration or licensing may be required.
Minimum qualifications required to migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator.
According to ANZSCO those looking to migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator must demonstrate qualifications equivalent to Skills Level 3 on the Australian Qualification Framework (“AQF”).
If you’re migrating to Australia from the UK as a Painter Decorator you’ll be expected to have at least NVQ Level 3 and if you’re looking to migrate from South Africa to Australia, you’ll need an Advanced National certificate.
Minimum work experience required to migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator
Generally, we’ll be looking at you having over three years’ experience although time spent in training or on an apprenticeship can count towards this time.
Occasionally three years of relevant experience can substitute the need for formal qualifications although this is the exception not the rule
Once you’ve satisfied the occupational requirements for ANZSCO then it’s time to look at overall immigration points which can be calculated below
Age 18 – 24 = 25 points
Age 25 – 32 = 30 points
Age 33 – 39 = 25 points
Age 40 – 44 = 15 points
Age 45 = Not eligible for skilled migration although may still be eligible for Permanent residency status via the TSS Visa.
English Language Ability Points
Good = 20 points
Medium = 10 points
Basic = 0 points
Work Experience Points
3 to 5 years = 5 points
5 to 8 years = 10 points
8 years + = 15 points
PHD = 20 points
Degree = 15 points
Trade Qualification = 10 points
We will always make an application across the State Sponsored visa class of Permanent Residency so by using Australia Made Simple add in a further 5 or 10 points as required.
Once you’ve satisfied ANZSCO and calculated a minimum of 60 immigration points it’s time to start looking at getting your migration case underway.
Let’s Go Global have a 100% success rate with those in the Painter Decorator category looking to migrate to Australia.
Migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator Stage One: Skills Assessment
Every occupation, trade and profession have their own skills assessment body. It’s their job to say that you are who you say you are, and that you have the right skills, experience and qualifications. In the case of ANZSCO Code 332211 the Australian Skills Assessment body for Painter Decorator is TRA: Trades Recognition Australia although Trades Recognition Australia outsource the assessment for Painter Decorator to Vetassess
Stage 1 Skills Assessment – Training and employment Check: Painter Decorator Australia
Stage one is the collation of a decision ready bundle of documents which can be used by the assessment body to evidence and substantiate your skills, training, qualifications and experience.
Stage 2 – Skills Assessment to migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator will usually be by technical interview or practical assessment.
Migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator Stage Two: Expression of Interest
After receiving a positive Skills Assessment an Expression of Interest can be lodged which places you into a pool of candidates all looking to migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator. It is important therefore that you build the strongest possible case to receive an invitation to apply for your formal skilled visa.
Migrate to Australia as a Painter Decorator Stage Three: Formal Application
The final stage of your migration to Australia as a Painter Decorator is your formal application to the Department of Home Affairs after receiving an invitation to apply. At this stage police checks and medicals are required.
What Emigration Australia Visas are available for a Painter Decorator?
The main skilled visa classes of 189 and 190 bring what’s termed Permanent residency Status from day one. Permanent Residency for a Painter Decorator means you’ll be able to:
Live and work in Australia
Enter and leave without the need for further visas
Access education for children without contribution
Access financial services
Sponsor other eligible family members after two years
Apply for full citizenship and dual nationality after four years
Can my family join me on a skilled visa?
Yes, with the additional bonus that your partner may not even need to do a skills assessment in their own right for whatever occupation they hold. The rights and privileges afforded to the main visa holder are passed onto partners and children automatically.
Employer Sponsored Visas for Painter Decorator Australia
Painter Decorator is on the MLTSSL for Australia which means it’s eligible for the TSS Employer Sponsored Visa and whilst this visa is initially classed as temporary it can convert to fill Permanent Residency Status after three years.
Occupation Ceilings for Painter Decorator Australia Migration
Occupation ceilings dictate how many skilled visas are issued to applicants in a particular year. For 2018 the occupation ceiling for Painter Decorators immigrating to Australia is 3,277.
190 State Nomination for Painter Decorator
The following Australian States and Territories currently offer their weight to the 190 Visa class for Painter Decorators emigrating to Australia
ACT Australian Capital Territory
NT Northern Territory
SA South Australia
The Job market in Australia for Painter Decorators remains constant and is expected to do so for the next five years. There are currently 63,700 Painter Decorators employed in Australia with the majority of these employed on a full-time basis. Unemployment for qualified Painter Decorators in Australia is below average.
Average Salary in Australia for a Painter Decorator
Average Salary for Painter Decorator in Australia is $57,036 per year
Average salary for a Painter Decorator in South Australia: $30.66 per hour
The average salary for a Painter Decorator is $30.66 per hour in South Australia.
Average for a Painter Decorator in New South Wales: $56,351 per year
The average salary for a Painter Decorator is $56,351 per year in New South Wales.
Average salary for a Painter Decorator in Queensland: $31.03 per hour
The average salary for a Painter Decorator is $31.03 per hour in Queensland.
Average salary for a Painter Decorator in Victoria: $57,522 per year
The average salary for a Painter Decorator is $57,522 per year in Victoria.
Average salary for a Painter Decorator in Western Australia: $31.34 per hour
The average salary for a Painter Decorator is $31.34 per hour in Western Australia.
The peak industry body for qualified Painter Decorators in Australia is the Master Painters Association of Australia.
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