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Hairdressing Apprentice March Hair

March Hair are looking to take on two hairdressing apprentices, one to join their busy team in Hyde Park and one to join their busy team in Plymouth City Centre.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    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

    The successful candidate will be working around 35 hours per week, over 5 days. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001723230

  • Positions

    2 available

Throughout your apprenticeship you will be given duties such as booking appointments, shampooing, conditioning, drying and styling hair. Along with mixing and applying hair colouring.

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 – there’s also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types.

The salon experience generally starts at the hands of the apprentice; learning the art of scalp massage will help put your client at ease and ready for their cut.

Throughout your apprenticeship you will be given duties such as:

  • Booking appointments
  • Shampooing
  • Conditioning
  • Drying and styling hair
  • Along with mixing and applying hair colouring

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 – there’s also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Will have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to work well within a team

Personal qualities

  • Able to portray a positive friendly attitude to customers at all times
  • Creative flair
  • You will need to be enthusiastic about training
  • A genuine passion for the hairdressing industry

Desired qualifications

Qualifications required for this role include A*-E (2-9) in English and maths or the equivalent, for example Functional Skills.

Future prospects

Once having completed your Level 2 qualification, you will have the opportunity to work towards your Level 3 to further enhance your skills.


About the employer

Since opening their doors in 1986, March Hair has built an enviable reputation across Devon with hair salons in Yelverton, Hyde Park and Plymouth city centre, all creating the latest styles and trends along with the latest beauty treatments.

Employer

March Hair

Address

57

Hyde Park Road

Plymouth

PL3 4JN

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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

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

Some aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site and you will have regular visits every 6 to 12 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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