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Apprentice Hairdresser - Professional Standard Hair Route Level 2 McCrory Hair

During your Apprenticeship you will learn how to shampoo and condition hair, styling, cutting and finish hair to create a variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair. Our bespoke training plan includes 1 to 1 in salon training for 12 months and then 12 months at our modern academy premises based in Manchester City Centre.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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

    Tuesday 10.00am - 6.00pm, Wednesday 10.00am - 6.00pm, Thursday 10.00am - 8.00pm, Friday 10.00am - 8.00pm and Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001686959

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks
  • Greeting clients 
  • Assisting stylists on the salon floor 
  • Making refreshments 
  • Off the job training from the salon
  • Keeping the store presentable and tidy 
  • Rinsing colour and applying treatments
  • Booking appointments
  • Client consultation
  • Building a client base

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Salon experience (not essential)

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Pro-active
  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate
  • Eager to learn

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English at GCSE grade 4/C (or equivalent qualifications) minimum, but not essential

Future prospects

  • Permanent job at the salon
  • Progression on to Level 3 Advanced and Creative Professional

Things to consider

  • You're passionate about hairdressing
  • You're able to commute to your location of work
  • 2 year qualification
  • First 12 months completed on a 1 to 1 basis in the Salon
  • The final 12 months completed in the academy
  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

About the employer

Hi! Welcome! We are McCrory Hair.

​We honestly want you to have a fantastic salon experience.​

We want you to leave our Manchester salon feeling amazing, with confidence and positivity. This is our salon mission. We think your visit should be transformational.

Our Manchester Oxford Road salon covers a wide area and caters for an eclectic mix of clients of all ages, gender and styles.

We pride ourselves in offering a professional service in a relaxed and fun salon atmosphere. We’re a colourful bunch, with a zero judgement attitude.

Our award-winning, highly-educated Manchester team are passionate about delivering fantastic colour and amazing hair - we are trained Matrix Colour Masters, and our salon is home to our UK renowned curly hair specialist #vickyqueenofcurls.

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Employer

McCrory Hair

Address

340

Oxford Road

Manchester

M13 9NG

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Training

Training provider

Evolve Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Evolve Academy Ltd

Contact

Leah Bennett 0161 8202015 leahbennett@evolveacademy.org

  • Hair Professional Standard Level 2 with a bespoke training plan
  • 1 to 1 training delivered in salon for the first 12 months
  • Final 12 months Academy training at our modern state of the art Academy base in Manchester City Centre
  • Functional Skills maths (if GCSE or equivalent A*-C (9-4) is not already achieved
  • Functional Skills English (if GCSE or equivalent A*-C (9-4) is not already achieved

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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