Hairdressing Apprenticeship - Level 2 FRUIT HAIR DESIGN LIMITED

This is a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice to work in this well-established salon and start a career in hairdressing. This salon is busy and the standards are extremely high so candidates must have excellent multi-tasking skills and whilst they are learning must be willing to work within all aspects of the salon.

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Closing date: 12 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £122.50

    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

    Between Monday – Saturday this includes time spent in college

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    18 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001232582

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice to work in this well-established salon and start a career in hairdressing.

This salon is busy and the standards are extremely high so candidates must have excellent multi-tasking skills and whilst they are learning must be willing to work within all aspects of the salon.

Working in this busy salon you will:

  • Meet and greet customers
  • Provide refreshments
  • Hang Clients Coats up in the cloakroom
  • Gowni clients
  • Ensure clients are comfortable from the moment they arrive
  • Take Bookings
  • Answer the phone
  • Or in Person
  • Paper based or computer inputting
  • Ensure the salon is keep clean and tidy
  • Sweep and clean the salon floor of cut hair
  • Clean away client's finished coffee cups,
  • Help keep the main reception desk clear
  • Clean colour bowls
  • Clean Mirrors.
  • Assist the senior stylists and starting to learn the basics of hairdressing
  • Learn the basics of hairdressing whilst under the supervision of senior stylists
  • Blow dry
  • Cut
  • Use foils
  • Full head dyes
  • Once you have been shown how to you will be shampooing and conditioning clients. 

You will ensure all stock is kept up to levels:

  • Sterilising scissors and other cutting equipment,
  • Refilling bottles
  • Replenishing products

Re-booking Clients  in for their next visit

  • Processing payments
  • Retailing hair care products
  • Updating the calendar

Apprentices must show commitment to the following:

  • To achieve apprentice framework (Key Skills, NVQ and Technical Certificate) within the specified time frame
  • Attend the apprenticeship induction programme
  • Attend all of the training sessions for the programme whenever necessary
  • Undertake any other required development work as part of the apprenticeship programme as requested
  • Any other duties as deemed appropriate by senior staff.

Apprenticeship start throughout the year and are open to any age of candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Multi tasker
  • Polite
  • Able to follow instructions but also show initiative.
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Be able to work long shifts
  • Enthusiastic
  • Attentive
  • Enthusiastic approach to all aspects of work
  • Excellent timekeeping
  • Professional and presentable appearance
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Willingness to learn new techniques and skills.

Qualifications required

  • 2 GCSE at grade A* to D including Maths and English or equivalent functional skills level 2.

Future prospects

Possible progression onto an advanced level in Hairdressing.

Things to consider

This position will require a late finish on various days and will involve long periods of standing. Please send your updated CV to Julia Caldwell If you require help with putting together a CV or Interview skills, please contact: 01226 216 123 to book on the next FREE Workshop Please provide a mobile telephone number on your application, if successful, an invitation via text message will be sent to you to attend college for approval on the apprenticeship programme. It is essential you attend this interview to process in full your application to the employer. 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).

About the employer

Local Hairdressers in Barnsley

Employer

FRUIT HAIR DESIGN LIMITED

Address

6 Park Grove

Barnsley

S70 1PY

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Training provider

Delivery to be completed onsite and day release at Barnsley College to complete an intermediate technical certificate in Hairdressing and Functional Skills in Maths and English if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Hairdressing

Training provider

BARNSLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Barnsley College

Contact

Julia Caldwell 01226 216 166 j.caldwell@barnsley.ac.uk


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Closing date: 12 Sep 2017