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Hairdressing Apprentice Amanda Marsden's

Amanda Marsden are looking for a hairdressing apprentice to join their enthusiastic team in Totness.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £159.10

    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

    You will be working 37 hours per week between Tuesday – Saturday. You may be required to work at least one late night per week for training.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    20 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001714551

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties are likely to include:

  • Booking appointments
  • Meeting and greeting
  • Shampooing
  • Conditioning
  • Blow drying and styling hair
  • Also colour and lightening using a range of techniques

You’ll study hairdressing topics such as hair and skin testing, the effects of chemicals on hair and skin, and the principles of hair colour selection, alongside environmental and sustainable working practices. There’s also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be able to work well in a team, and to be able to portray a positive friendly attitude to customers at all times

Personal qualities

  • Candidates will need to be enthusiastic about training, have a creative flair and a genuine passion for the hairdressing industry
  • Building good relationships with clients is a vital part of a successful salon so excellent interpersonal skills are required

Desired qualifications

No prior qualifications are required, just a passion for Hairdressing and a willingness to learn.

Future prospects

Having completed the level 2 qualification, there will be an opportunity to work towards an advanced level 3 to further enhance your skills.


About the employer

Amanda Marsden’s philosophy is that, ‘We believe our actions, products and services should always embody excellence’.

Amanda Marsden lifestyle Salon & Spa welcomes you to join their busy, vibrant team. Their aim is to make you feel transformed in a unique and special salon environment located in the bohemian, market town of Totnes which Is a thriving centre for music, art, theatre and natural health.

All of their carefully chosen stylists and therapists work to an exceptionally high standard, each one possessing individual creativity and flair with the mission to not only make our clients look beautiful but feel beautiful.

For over 18 years the Amanda Marsden Lifestyle Salon & Spa has been developing creative talent though their Apprenticeship scheme.

Employer

Amanda Marsden's

Address

44

Fore Street

Totnes

TQ9 5RP

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Training

Training provider

Skills Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills to Group Ltd

Contact

Skills Group 01752 332442 enquiries@skillsgroupuk.com

The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing includes:

  • Level 2 Hair Professional (Hairdressing / Barbering)
  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing / Barbering)
  • Functional Skills in maths and English

All aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site and you will have regular visits every 2 to 4 weeks from your designated assessor from Skills Group, who will monitor your progression throughout your apprenticeship.

As part of your apprenticeship you will be expected to attend college one day per week, where you will improve upon your knowledge and practical skills.

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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