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Apprentice Hairdresser RUSH HAIR LIMITED

We are looking for an exceptional hairdressing apprentice. You will train one day a week at our state of the art Training Academy and Salon in Croydon where you will experience the highest quality technical training.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Mar 2019

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001518876

  • Positions

    1 available

The job role within the hairdressing salons will be as an apprentice hairdresser and you will be expected to:

  • Meet and greet customers
  • Shampoo and conditioner customers’ hair
  • Maintain a clean salon
  • Provide refreshments to the customers
  • Reception duties
  • Prepare customers for the stylists to cut, tint hair etc.
  • As you develop skills you may be given the opportunity to style hair and apply tint and colour

Your training will require you to demonstrate your competence in shampooing and conditioning, cutting hair, tinting hair, styling hair, setting and dressing hair and reception duties.

Your skills and competence will be assessed on paying customers, either in our training salon in Croydon or in your workplace.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be a good communicator with excellent social skills
  • Be creative

Personal qualities

  • Be well presented in all aspects including clothing and personal hygiene
  • Be practical and well organised
  • Have attention to detail and cleanliness
  • Have a good sense of humour and amicable nature skills whether dealing face to face with clients or speaking on the telephone
  • Be willing to work flexible hours/days as agreed in the employment contract
  • Have a high degree of dexterity and coordination
  • Enjoy meeting people
  • Have a lot of energy

Desired qualifications

You won't need qualifications to apply but you will need the motivation and commitment to want to become a hairdresser.

Future prospects

Many apprentices are given jobs with the employers they trained with as Assistant stylists, others go onto further studies. Apprentices are often fast-tracked by their employers for promotion to more superior positions. Hairdressing and barbering skills are also required in the theatre, film, TV and magazine work.

Things to consider

The apprenticeship programme will take up to 15-18 months to complete. During this time you will be expected to attend the academy one day a week and four days a week in the salon - you earn while you learn.


About the employer

At Rush Hair salons we pride ourselves on our cutting edge style and customer service. Find a Rush Hair salon near you and book with one of our award-winning hair stylists and beauty treatment experts now. You can also shop for the finest hair care and beauty products from the Rush Shop, or browse our current vacancies at one of the 90+ Rush salons across London, Essex and the South East.

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Training

Training provider

LHAA

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The London Hairdressing Apprenticeship Academy Limited

Contact

holly jones 02089539344 holly@lhaa.co.uk

Apprenticeships combine on-the-job and off-the-job training.

This means you'll spend time in a hairdressing salon working and learning hairdressing to develop your competence in hairdressing.

You will attend one day a week at our state-of-the-art London Hairdressing Academy training centre and salon, learning the underpinning knowledge and practical skills associated with hairdressing as well as important skills such as customer service, teamwork and retail skills including English and maths.

You will gain skills, insight and experience with real clients, real work and real products.

Apprenticeships are not qualifications in their own right. Instead they are on a standard made up of many elements.

An Intermediate (Level 2) NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing which is a work-based qualification that is designed to ensure the apprentice is job ready.

This will include the following:

  • How to engage with customers
  • Shampoo and conditioning
  • Reception duties
  • Cutting techniques
  • Appointment making
  • Styling techniques
  • Preparation of clients
  • Colouring techniques
  • Product promotion services
  • Functional Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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