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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship at Salon Central, Colchester SHIMMER COLCHESTER LTD

Fantastic opportunity for a motivated and keen apprentice in Salon Central, Colchester! Salon Central are proud to be able to offer regular in-house training as well as in-house college. Learn alongside our friendly and welcoming team of creative professionals, many of which started as apprentices with us!

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Closing date: 30 Sep 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

    Days and hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    06 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001705266

  • Positions

    1 available

The successful candidate will be required to :

  • Complete general salon duties
  • Assist stylists
  • Meet and greet clients
  • Shampoo and condition hair
  • Keep salon tidy
  • Make teas and coffees for clients
  • Attend training sessions within the salon to learn basic skills in hairdressing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication/customer service skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good timekeeping skills
  • Show initiative

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated and hard-working
  • Friendly
  • Good team player
  • Independent
  • Well-mannered
  • Willingness to learn new skills

Desired qualifications

GCSE A*-C/9-4 grade in English and maths or equivalent desirable but not essential.

Future prospects

Complete Hairdressing Apprenticeship at Level 2 and progress to junior stylist within salon. Possible opportunity to further own skills by completing Hairdressing Level 3.

Things to consider

Please note: we will send your details to the salons which you have applied for and they may contact you to arrange an interview via telephone or email.

This vacancy requires physical work and you may be required to work on Saturdays as part of your working week.

Training sessions in salon on models and day release to Central Training Group for your college training  

Please be advised Central Training Group will be managing all applications for this vacancy.

If you are invited in for an interview but can no longer make it or no longer wish to pursue the interview, please let the salon know as soon as possible.


About the employer

Salon Central was founded in 2010 in Colchester. The company aims to provide hassle-free, quality hairdressing at better prices than its competitors. Almost eight years on, Salon Central has grown in 6 locations and strives to grow further.

The vision of the company is based on providing excellent service at competitive prices, this remains key to Salon Centrals success. To help continue the company’s exciting growth, all branches have been updated to enhance the working environment for staff and focus on customer enjoyment, so clients experience is always a pleasurable one.

Employer

SHIMMER COLCHESTER LTD

Address

B 8

Colchester

CO1 1LS

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Training

Training provider

Central Hairdressing & Joshua Galvin Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central Training Academy Limited

Level 2 Hair Professional apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing)
  • Level 1/2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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