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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice MCMAHON & CO HAIRDRESSING LTD

Want to become a top stylist? An opportunity has arisen to become part of the team at this prestigious salon based in Northampton. Mcmahon & Co are looking for a hairdressing apprentice to join the team and be part of an ongoing learning experience.

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Closing date: 26 Sep 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

    5 days a week with one day off in the week and Sundays off. Minimum of 30 hours, exact days and hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001705856

  • Positions

    1 available

The apprentice will be expected to do the following duties as part of their apprenticeship:

  • To meet and greet clients and take them to their seating area.
  • To observe stylist 
  • To practice on block heads and be responsible for bringing in models for assessments or training days
  • Shampoo and condition
  • Cutting 
  • Styling and finishing 
  • Colour and lighten hair 
  • Perming
  • In time to be on reception and answer the phone to book in appointments 

To commit to theory zoom sessions booked in with assessor and training for assessments.

To complete their online one file journal where they will log all their training hours.

Tidy and maintain the cleanliness of the salon in line with sterilisation guidelines.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Able to speak fluent English
  • Good timekeeping

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Helpful
  • Inquisitive 
  • Customer focused 
  • Willing to learn
  • Confident

Desired qualifications

Maths qualification would be an advantage, but not essential, as training will be given.

Future prospects

On successful completion of NVQ level 2 hairdressing, there may be the opportunity to progress onto NVQ level 3 hairdressing and good training programme.

Things to consider

Applicants must have a realistic idea of what it is like to work as an apprentice in the hairdressing industry and must be willing to help out with the less glamorous tasks such as cleaning.

Please be aware that when working as a hairdressing apprentice, part of your daily jobs will be to clean and tidy the salon.

There will be some long periods of activity with little time to rest.

Applicants also need to ensure that they are willing to work Saturdays and at least one late evening before applying for the position as this is a requirement when working in the hairdressing industry.


About the employer

Mcmahon and Co's mission is to deliver exceptional customer service to our guests, they offer a fully personable experience from start to finish. The salon is very stylish and chic with a warm and welcoming atmosphere using high end products.

Employer

MCMAHON & CO HAIRDRESSING LTD

Address

327

Wellingborough Road

Northampton

NN1 4EW

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF ENGLAND TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of England Training Ltd

Contact

Emma Stead 01788 820132 emma.stead@hoet.co.uk

Level 2 Hair Professional standard.

Functional skills in maths and English if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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