Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice Heads Above

General duties will include: Meeting and greeting clients Assisting the stylist Reception duties Cleaning rota duties Training

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Closing date: 15 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    40 hours per week including some evening and weekend work

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    21 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001174406

  • Positions

    2 available

A professional approach to this industry is paramount as interaction with the general public is on-going. The suitable candidate must show passion for the industry.

The job role will include meeting and greeting clients, making and serving drinks, reception duties and cleaning duties. The stylist will expect you to work closely alongside her, observing and assisting with colouring, shampooing and blow-drying.

Training will be given on a weekly basis in the work place; this may follow the college programme. Monthly or weekly meetings/ appraisals may be given.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The employer would prefer some basic skills in shampooing and blow-drying, however self-motivation and a willingness to learn are essential.

Personal qualities

  • Professionalism
  • Interest
  • Cleanliness
  • Punctuality

Qualifications required

GCSEs in Maths and English at grades A* – C or equivalent qualifications preferred, however functional skills can be gained in college if these cannot be produced

Future prospects

Possible progression to Level 3 Possible full time employment/ self-employment within the salon

Things to consider

There may be at least one late night per week and Saturday/ Sunday work

About the employer

Heads Above is one of the longest established hair salons in Haslingden. At Heads Above, we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the very best in hair care, styling and advice.

Employer

Heads Above

Address

Deardengate

Haslingden

Rossendale

BB4 5QN

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Training provider

All aspects of NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon

Apprenticeship framework

Hairdressing

Training provider

BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College

Contact

Work based learning team 01254 292593


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Closing date: 15 Sep 2017