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HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP Tofem Salon and Beauty Cosmetics Ltd

We are looking for exceptional apprentice hairdressers, who have a passion for wanting to become a hairdresser. The Intermediate Hairdressing Apprenticeship training programme will last 15 - 18 months with the opportunity to progress to Level 3.

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Closing date: 22 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

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001703140

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • 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
  • Reception duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Hairdressing is a fast moving, fashion orientated business, so you will need to be creative
  • Be a good communicator with excellent social skill

Personal qualities

  • Be well presented in all aspects including clothing, hair and personal hygiene
  • Be practical and well organised
  • Have attention to detail and cleanliness
  • Have a good sense of humour and amicable nature 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 and have loads 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 or barber
  • You don’t have to be the academic type and there are no set entry criteria for the Hairdressing Apprenticeship

Future prospects

Many apprentices are given jobs with the employers they trained with as Junior Stylists; others go onto further studies. Apprentices are often fast-tracked by their employers for promotion to more senior positions.

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 three to four days a week in the salon - you earn while you learn. It is often a fast-paced environment. You may be expected to work Saturdays.


About the employer

Tofem was established in 2006 as a professional quality hair stylist, dedicated to the needs and desires of a culturally diverse clientele of men and women. Tofem remain fashionably current on new hair designs, colouring techniques and hair care products.
Over the years Tofem has pushed the boundaries of quality wedding hairdo, haircut, weave on, styling, colour, care services and progressive relaxing techniques to design new looks for women with naturally textured, fine, straight, course and relaxed hair.
The business continues grow to give clients the hair they’ve always desired – adding hair for volume or length, re-texturising from curly to straight, or straight to curly at Tofem salon, we use only industry’s finest products to create outstanding style for any hair type of texture, while enhancing condition, health, and shine hair. Tofem grow to established online retail.

Employer

Tofem Salon and Beauty Cosmetics Ltd

Address

3

Sanders Parade, Greyhound Lane

London

SW16 5NL

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Training

Training provider

LHAA

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

Contact

Tara-mia Tinsley 02089539344 enquiries@lhaa.co.uk

Level 2 Hair Professional

Your training will require you to demonstrate your competence in:

  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Cutting hair
  • Tinting hair
  • Styling hair, setting and dressing hair
  • Reception duties

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

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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