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Apprentice Hairdresser FIRST IMPRESSION HAIR LTD

Duties will include general upkeep of the salon, shampooing, assisting stylists, greeting and preparing clients and promoting services and products. Some reception work may also be required. As your skills develop you will be given more responsibility.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,504.56

    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 - 9am to 5pm Wednesday - 9am to 7pm Thursday - 9am to 6pm Friday - 9am to 5.30pm Saturday - 9am to 4pm

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000037561

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Greeting clients & visitors to the salon
  • Assisting stylists with preparing clients for & during the services being provided
  • Listening to the needs of clients & informing colleagues of any relevant information
  • Following all H&S procedures
  • Wearing the required PPE
  • Keeping the salon clean & tidy
  • Promoting the salon's brand principles
  • Completing all work set by trainers & assessors in the agreed time frame
  • Putting into practise what you learn
  • Sourcing suitable models for training & assessment

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • In salon training towards Level 2 Intermediate Hairdressing Apprenticeship (Level 2 Diploma for Hair Profesionals)
  • Functional Skills in English and maths (if applicable)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After achieving Level 2 and your Intermediate Apprenticeship you will be encouraged to progress to an Advanced Apprenticeship and gain your Level 3. Most of our stylists and technicians have been Apprentices themselves. Since achieving their Advanced Apprenticeships, they have gone on to become senior stylists, trainers, assessors, managers, and have taken part in photo shoots and promotional events.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Manage time efficiently, Work safely, Remember & follow instructions, Punctual & reliable, Resilience & determination, Well presented, Passionate about hairdressing, Keen to learn, Able to stand all day

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English & maths (Grade 2 - 9 (E - A*)) Desired

Things to consider

Hairdressing is not a job - it is a vocation. You must be prepared to work hard & deliver first class customer service even when you may not be feeling your best. Working in salon is about working as a team, all driven by the same ambition to make every client's visit better than expected, to maintain the loyalty of existing clients & attract new.

About the employer

First Impression Hair is a busy salon situated in a parade of shops in the village of Four Marks. The salon has been established for over 17 years and has a loyal clientele. We are a small friendly team looking to expand and we offer lots of opportunities

Employer

FIRST IMPRESSION HAIR LTD

Address

1 Oak Green Parade

Winchester Road

Four Marks

GU34 5HQ

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Training

Training provider

INTER TRAINING SERVICES LIMITED

Contact

Samantha Stirling

samantha@its-ltd.net

02392591666

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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