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Apprentice Hairdresser - Professional Standard Hair Route Level 2 HAIR BY YVONNE HODGSON LIMITED

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

    Opening hours: Tuesday 9.00am - 6.00pm, Wednesday 9.00am - 6.00pm, Thursday 9.00am - 8.00pm, Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm and Saturday 9.00am - 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    19 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001713924

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • 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
  • Salon experience (not essential)
  • Initiative
  • Time management

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Pro-active
  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate
  • Eager to learn
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to work under pressure

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

Originally established in 2004 and recently refurbished in 2020 our Chorlton hair salon is based right in the heart of a vibrant and eclectic area full of fantastic independent bars and restaurants, quirky boutiques, and an upbeat student vibe.

Positioned well and easy to find on Wilbraham Road, our Chorlton hairdressing salon team are professional, well educated, and love to create work that is current, modern, eye-catching, as well as breathing new life into old classics. The team is well-versed in a wide range of styles and techniques, and experts in Matrix colour.

We strive to ensure a laid-back and friendly atmosphere for all our amazing clients and provide a first-class professional service.

Employer

HAIR BY YVONNE HODGSON LIMITED

Address

A 460

Manchester

M21 0AG

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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

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)
  • 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

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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