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Hairdressing Apprenticeship Anthony James

An amazing opportunity to begin your career in the Hairdressing industry, by developing your skills directly in the salon and in the Training School.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £173.16

    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 times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001638515

  • Positions

    1 available

Anthony James are looking for someone who has a desire to succeed in the Hairdressing industry. You will be working in a modern, stylish and fast-paced salon. The successful candidate will be working as a salon apprentice. 

The duties and responsibilities involved in this role include:

  • Meeting and greeting clients in a friendly and helpful manner
  • Assisting qualified Hairdressers with shampooing, providing treatments, blow-drying etc.
  • After relevant training, some basic cutting and styling will be involved in this role, this will become more complex as your skills develop
  • Working on the reception desk and booking client appointments
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy
  • Offering clients refreshments

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service and communication skills
  • A desire to develop your skills and success in the industry

Personal qualities

  • You must be driven and have an enthusiastic approach to your work
  • You must be able to follow instructions
  • You must be organised and have good attention to detail
  • A helpful and friendly approach is essential
  • Good timekeeping to meet client demand
  • Good hand/eye co-ordination is vital for this role
  • A professional appearance is essential
  • Able to work as part of a team and adapt to client’s personalities

Desired qualifications

No formal qualification required. All we ask for is that you have a passion and desire to succeed within the Hairdressing industry.

Future prospects

  • This is a perfect opportunity to get into Hairdressing, earning salaries, when qualified, on average of £25,000+ a year
  • Potential of securing a permanent job within the same company on completion of your qualification
  • Opportunities to become your own boss, working mobile, working abroad, working on model runways and cruise ships. The opportunities are endless
  • Progression to a Level 3 Advanced and Creative Hair Professional or Level 2 Barbering Standard
  • Progression on to a Teaching Qualification

Things to consider

  • This role will involve working with chemicals, heated equipment and sharp scissors - We will train you to work safely and practically within your salon and the training school
  • If you are short-listed for this role, you will have to attend an interview with the training school before we send you out to the advertised salon for an interview, but don’t worry if that salon is not for you as we will help you to get more interviews over time!
  • This role may include weekend work depending on your salon and maybe one late night

About the employer

Anthony James are looking for a new apprentice to work in a modern, stylish and fast paced salon. Based in Altrincham, this salon offers everything from creative cuts and colours to more traditional hairstyles.

Employer

Anthony James

Address

27

Oxford Road

Cheshire

WA14 2ED

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Training

Training provider

Michael John Training Manchester

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Michaeljohn

Contact

Amber Thorpe 0161 8192552 amber.thorpe@mj-training.co.uk

The successful applicant will secure a place at Michael John Training School, where they will complete:

  • Level 2 Hair Professional 
  • Functional skills in maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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