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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship Inspirations hair & beauty

Want to become a top stylist? An opportunity has arisen to become part of the team at this prestigious salon based in Fleckney. Inspirations Hair and Beauty is looking for a Hair Professional Apprentice to join the team and be part of an ongoing learning experience.

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Closing date: 02 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

    Tuesday to Saturday. 1 late night required. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001731352

  • Positions

    1 available

Typical daily tasks of an apprentice will include:

  • Cleaning and tidying salon
  • Greeting clients
  • Making drinks
  • Shampooing client's hair
  • Advising clients on shampoos, conditioners and treatments (training will be given)
  • Assisting and serving stylists and when a certain level of skill and understanding has been gained, the tasks will gradually increase to tasks like applying colours, blow drying, styling etc.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to read and write

Personal qualities

  • Smart and presentable 
  • A good attitude to work and timekeeping
  • Friendly
  • Helpful
  • Inquisitive 
  • Customer focused 
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades D/3 in maths and English or equivalent 

Future prospects

  • On successful completion of level 2 hairdressing, there may be the opportunity to progress onto level 3 hairdressing and good training programme, plus a chance at progressing to management for the right candidate

Things to consider

  • Applicants must have a realistic idea of what it is like to work as an apprentice in the hairdressing industry and must be willing to help out with the less glamorous tasks such as cleaning
  • Please be aware that when working as a hairdressing apprentice, part of your daily jobs will be to clean and tidy the salon
  • There will be some long periods of activity with little rest
  • Applicants also need to ensure that they are willing to work Saturdays and at least one late evening before applying for the position as this is a requirement when working in the hairdressing industry

About the employer

Inspirations hair and Beauty Fleckney is located in the Fleckney area of Leicestershire.

Employer

Inspirations hair & beauty

Address

B 7

Leicester

LE8 8AX

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF ENGLAND TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of England Training Ltd

Contact

Emma Stead 01788 820132 emma.stead@hoet.co.uk

  • Level 2 Hairdressing Standard
  • Functional skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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