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Apprentice Hairdresser Greys (Sale)

An amazing opportunity to get you through the door of the hairdressing industry by developing your skills practically in the salon and in training.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £154.80

    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 by employer at interview.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001722967

  • Positions

    1 available

Greys are looking for someone who has a desire to succeed in the hairdressing industry. You will be working in a modern, stylish and fast-paced salon. The successful candidate will be working as a salon apprentice. 

The duties and responsibilities involved in this role include:

  • Meeting and greeting clients in a friendly and helpful manner
  • Assisting qualified hairdressers/barbers with shampooing, providing treatments, blow-drying etc.
  • After relevant training, some basic cutting and styling will be involved in this role, this will become more complex as your skills develop
  • Working on the reception desk & booking client appointments
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy
  • Offering clients refreshments

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service and communication skills
  • Good co-ordination is vital for this role
  • You must be able to follow instructions
  • You must be organised and have good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • A desire to develop your skills and success in the industry
  • You must be driven and have an enthusiastic approach to your work
  • A helpful and friendly approach is essential
  • Good timekeeping to meet client demand
  • A professional appearance is essential
  • Able to work as part of a team and adapt to client’s personalities

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualification required, all we ask for is that you have a passion and desire to succeed within the hairdressing industry

Future prospects

  • This is a perfect opportunity to get into hairdressing earning salaries, when qualified, on average of £25,000+ a year
  • Potential securing a permanent job within the same company on completion of your qualification
  • Opportunities to become your own boss working mobile, working abroad, working on model runways and cruise ships. The opportunities are endless.
  • Progression to a Level 3 NVQ Qualification or a Barbering Qualification. – Change this to depending on the advertisement
  • Progression on to Teaching Qualification

Things to consider

  • This role will involve working with chemicals, heated equipment and sharp scissors – We will train you to work safely and practical within your salon and the training school
  • If you are short-listed for this role, you will have to attend an interview with the training school before we send you out to the advertised salon for an interview, but don’t worry if that salon is not for you we will help you to get more interviews over time!
  • This role may include weekend work depending on your salon and maybe one late night

About the employer

Greys are looking for someone to work in a modern, stylish and fast paced salon, the successful candidate will gain experience as a Salon Assistant and hopefully work their way through to become a fully qualified hairdresser.

Employer

Greys (Sale)

Address

5

Northenden Road

Sale

M33 2DH

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Training

Training provider

Michael John Training Manchester

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Michaeljohn

Contact

Recruitment Team 01618192552 info@mj-training.co.uk

  • Level 2 Hair Professional Standard
  • The successful applicant will secure a place at Michaeljohn Training School, where they will complete their NVQ Level Hairdressing Professional qualification alongside qualifications in functional skills in maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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