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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice Browns Hairdressing Group

Want to become a top stylist? An opportunity has arisen to become part of the team at this prestigious salon based in Market Harborough. Browns Hairdressing are looking for a Hairdressing Apprentice to join the team and be part of an ongoing learning experience.

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Closing date: 05 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £153.92

    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. 5 days per week. Exact days and hours to be discussed with employer at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001830205

  • Positions

    1 available

The apprentice will be expected to do the following duties as part of their apprenticeship:

  • To meet and greet clients and take them to their seating area
  • To observe stylist 
  • To practice on block heads and be responsible for bringing in models for assessments on training days
  • Shampoo and condition
  • Cutting 
  • Styling and finishing 
  • Colour and lighten hair 
  • Perming
  • In time, to be on reception and answer the phone to book in appointments 
  • To commit to theory zoom sessions booked in with assessor and training for assessments
  • To complete their online one file journal where they will log all their training hours
  • Tidy and maintain the cleanliness of the salon in line with sterilisation guidelines

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
  • Presentable

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English at grade 3/D or equivalent

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 before applying for the position as this is a requirement when working in the hairdressing industry.


About the employer

This salon is part of group of salons which is a family run business, they offer a very high standard in all hairdressing services and carry out in-salon training.

We have two training academies where our Apprentice stylists learn all the cutting, styling, colouring and other techniques required to become excellent hairdressers.

Employer

Browns Hairdressing Group

Address

29

High Street

Market Harborough

LE16 7NL

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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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