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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship New Image

Want to become a top stylist? An opportunity has arisen to become part of the team at this prestigious salon based in Daventry. New Image hair salon is looking for an Apprentice Hairdresser to join the team and be part of an ongoing learning experience.

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Closing date: 22 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

    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

    Monday - Saturday, Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001769231

  • Positions

    1 available

A prestigious salon in Daventry. New Image salon is looking for somebody who is enthusiastic and passionate about starting a career in hairdressing to join their friendly and experienced team! This will be a full-time position, working 30 hours per week and hours of work will be discussed at interview stage. Hours are likely to involve working at least one late evening and Saturdays are essential.

Typical daily tasks of an apprentice will include:

  • Cleaning and tidying salon
  • Greeting clients
  • Making drinks
  • Shampooing clients hair
  • Advising clients on shampoos
  • Conditioners and treatments (training will be given)
  • Assisting and observing stylists and when a certain level of skill and understanding has been gained, the tasks will gradually increase to things like applying colours, blow drying, styling etc.
  • As part of your working work, you will receive training from the salon's stylists and you will be visited on a regular basis for assessments by a Heart of England Training assessor to work towards NVQ level 2 in hairdressing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Able to speak fluent English
  • Good timekeeping

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Helpful
  • Inquisitive 
  • Customer focused 
  • Willing to learn
  • Confident

Desired qualifications

  • Maths qualification would be an advantage, but not essential, as training will be given

Future prospects

  • On successful completion of NVQ level 2 hairdressing, there may be the opportunity to progress onto NVQ level 3 hairdressing and good training programme

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 time to 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

A warm welcome to you from New Image Hair Studio in Daventry. Since 1999, New Image have been providing a friendly affordable hairdressing service for all ages, no matter what style or colour you desire.

You can find us on Sheaf Street in Daventry, arguably the best street in town - being a pedestrian zone with a growing number of boutique shops & cafes. There is also ample free parking close by with easy access. All our stylists are NVQ3 qualified & have been with us for many years, some have even been trained by us. We look forward to meeting you soon.

Employer

New Image

Address

9

Sheaf Street

Daventry

NN11 4AA

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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 Hair Professional Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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