Hairdressing Apprenticeship at Cathy's Cathy's

Cathy's is based in Barking Road in the East end of London. Cathy's is an Afro Caribbean and European salon, with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

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Closing date: 28 Jul 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    To be confirmed by the employer.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jul 2017

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001110429

  • Positions

    2 available

The successful candidate will:

  •  Be required to assist stylists
  •  Meet and greet clients
  •  Shampoo/condition hair
  •  Keep salon tidy
  •  Make teas and coffees for clients
  •  Attend training sessions within the salon and at college to learn basic skills in hairdressing.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated
  • Good team player

Qualifications required

GCSE A-C Grade (or equivalent) in English and Maths desirable but not essential.

Please note: you will be invited to an Initial Assessment at Central Training Group where we will assess your Maths and English levels. This enables us to see if you have met the entry requirements or whether you may need some support.

Future prospects

Complete apprenticeship at NVQ Level 2 and progress to junior stylist within salon. Possible opportunity to further own skills by completing Barbering NVQ level 2 and/or Hairdressing NVQ Level 3.

Things to consider

Vacancy for candidate requires physical work. Training sessions in salon on models. Day release to college for training at Central Hairdressing Academy. Central Training Group will contact you via e-mail or post once application is received from the Find and Apprenticeship Website, please remember to check your emails, or if you cannot access your emails, please leave your email blank. Once the completed application form that was sent to you is received you will then be required to attend an Initial Assessment and Information Session with Central Training Group. Please note: we have sent your details to the salons which you have applied for. Someone from the salon may contact you to arrange an interview via telephone or email. If you. cannot make the interview or do not want to pursue the interview, please let them know as soon as possible.

About the employer

If you are looking for an apprenticeship, and want to start a career in hairdressing, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! Cathy's are looking for a keen and motivated individual to join their salon!

Employer

Cathy's

Address

266 Barking Road

London

E6 3BA

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Training provider

Full in-house training to be provided by the employer alongside attending Joshua Galvin Academy to work towards and complete your NVQ level 2 qualification in hairdressing.

Apprenticeship framework

Hairdressing

Training provider

Central Hairdressing & Joshua Galvin Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central Training Academy


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Closing date: 28 Jul 2017