Apprenticeship Opportunities

Are you looking for an Apprenticeship? We have now commenced with our annual recruitment process for new Apprenticeships starting this year. Should you like to apply, simply contact us …

Ongoing & Forthcoming Apprenticeships

We are delighted with the excellent progress of our 3 newest apprentices who are almost half way through the first year of their apprenticeships. Equally, our 2nd, 3rd …

Investors In Young People Award

Investors In Young People

On track for Investors In Young People: Silver Award From an early stage, George Nicolson understood the value in developing Young People and so started his first apprentice over 40 …

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Training For Growth 2018

George Nicolson are dedicated to training for growth throughout the industry. We are pleased to promote Scottish Apprenticeship Week taking place between 5th to 9th March this year through …

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Highly Commended Award

George Nicolson are delighted to have received a Highly Commended Award at this year’s Scottish Decorators’ Federation Annual Convention. We were awarded Highly Commended for Project Of The …

Asbestos Awareness Training

The company has ensured that all site operatives have once again undergone annual Asbestos Awareness Training so that they are aware of what to look for and the …

Bill Paterson Training Room (3)

Bill Paterson Training Room

Recently we unveiled our new in-house training facility named the Bill Paterson Training Room. On Friday 22nd December 2017, Margaret Nicolson officially opened the facility revealing it has …

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Apprentice Of The Year Awards 2017

Every December we hold our Apprentice Of The Year Awards. No directors or senior management are involved in the voting as the nominees are voted for by our …

In-house training facility

New In-House Training Facility

To further encourage and develop the young talent we employ, we have recently installed an in-house training facility which is available to all of our apprentices. Through providing …

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YouTube

Our first ever video has just been launched on YouTube. We were delighted to have been chosen to assist Fettes College, Edinburgh with the renovation of this beautiful 19th century building. Furthermore, …

GN’s New Apprentices

Welcome to our 3 new apprentices. Young people are a vital part of our dynamic workforce as they are ambitious, motivated and eager to learn from our experienced tradespeople. The …

Specialist Decorative Finishes

Specialist Decorative Finishes

Congratulations to 2 of GN’s apprentices, Ben H and Greg J, for successfully completing a Specialist Decorative Finishes course covering faux finishing, marbling and graining.  As you can see, they …