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Hairdressing Apprentice Natasha McCloy

An amazing opportunity to get your foot in the door of the hairdressing industry by developing your skills first-hand in the salon and in the Training School. You will work towards a Level 2 Hair Professional apprenticeship standard.

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Closing date: 10 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

    Days and shifts to be confirmed. Will include day release in the training school.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001723430

  • Positions

    1 available

The duties and responsibilities involved in this role include:

  • Meeting and greeting clients in a friendly and helpful manner
  • Assisting qualified hairdressers 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 timekeeping skills

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

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
  • You must be able to follow instructions
  • You must be organised and have good attention to detail
  • A helpful and friendly approach is essential
  • Good co-ordination is vital for this role
  • A professional appearance is essential
  • Able to work as part of a team and adapt to client’s personalities

Desired qualifications

Formal qualifications are useful but not essential as Michaeljohn Training School is an Equal Opportunities Training School; we welcome people from all backgrounds. Treating people fairly, according to their needs. 

Future prospects

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.

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!

You are required to provide your own kit/equipment, Michaeljohn will offer you a discounted kit complete with everything you will need to start your career whether this is barbering or hairdressing.

This role may include weekend work depending on your salon and maybe one late night.


About the employer

A very well-established salon with a great reputation and a professional attitude.

Employer

Natasha McCloy

Address

10

Shaftesbury Avenue

Altrincham

WA15 7LY

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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 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)

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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