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Hair xchange are looking for two candidates to join their salon as apprentice stylists, to learn all aspects of hairdressing.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20

    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 - Saturday. Hours to be disclosed.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    03 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000041151

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your salon duties may include, but not limited to;

▪ Being punctual
▪ Helping to prepare the salon for clients arrival
▪ Welcoming clients and visitors to the salon
▪ Being helpful and respectful to clients and colleagues
▪ Helping to provide refreshments to clients and visitors
▪ Gowning up and preparing clients prior to treatment
▪ Shampooing and applying conditioner treatments
▪ Blow drying hair under supervision when requested
▪ Preparing equipment and materials for hairdressers use
▪ Re-filling stocks of frequently used materials
▪ Helping to maintain a safe working environment
▪ Tidying up and maintaining the image of the salon

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

Level 2 Hairdressing apprenticeship standard.

Relevant training will be provided through Lancaster & Morecambe College.

Subject to attending an Apprenticeship Interview with Lancaster & Morecambe College.

Functional Skills may be required if entry requirements are not met.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Many apprentices are potentially given jobs with the employers they trained with as Apprentice Stylists, others go onto further studies. Apprentices are often fast-tracked by their employers for promotion to more experienced positions.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Friendly, Motivated, Outgoing

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

Hair xchange are a forward looking Salon based in Heysham. They have been established for 25 years.

Employer

Hairxchange

Address

9 WILSON GROVE

HEYSHAM

MORECAMBE

LA3 2PQ

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Training

Training provider

LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE COLLEGE

Contact

Charlie Helme

c.helme@lmc.ac.uk

01524 521483

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Aug 2022