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Apprentice Hairdresser Technician SALON SE7EN LIMITED

We have an apprentice opportunity at our salon/barber venue in Cambourne. This position will suit a new apprentice looking to start their career, also we encourage candidates to apply who will be progressing from level 2 to level 3. You will be working in the salon 4 days a week with 1 day a week at Cambridge Regional College.

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Closing date: 27 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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 9am - 6pm, Tuesday 9am - 6pm, Wednesday 9am - 6pm, Thursday 9am - 7.30pm, Friday 9am - 6pm, Saturday 9am - 3pm. *On a staff rota basis: Thursday to 7.30pm, apprentice will start Friday’s at 11am. 2 days off per week, Sunday and a weekday.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    11 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000042177

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Salon responsibilities will include:

Greeting clients as they arrive
Dealing with payments and appointment bookings
Shampooing, draping and brushing out a client's hair before the cut or style
Preparing colour treatments
Supplying refreshments to clients
Maintaining the presentation of the salon at all times
No previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided. 

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

Hair Professional level 2 standard from occupational knowledge of shampooing, conditioning , cutting techniques, hair growth, colouring etc 
Training will be delivered 1 day per week at CRC
Mentoring and on the job training will occur in the workplace

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This apprenticeship, at Level 2, could lead to a permanent hairdressing technician role and the chance to continue on to Level 3.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 3 or D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 3 or D) Essential

Things to consider

This is a creative and rewarding industry and you will be provided with close mentoring support to progress. The very nature of the job role as a hairdresser means standing for long periods and good body posture is important. Will be required to work Saturday’s and a late shift during the week. The apprentice to wear their own smart black attire.

About the employer

Located within the Cambourne community, Salon Se7en is an established gents barbers and ladies hairdressers. We value our hairdressing/barbering service to ensure our clients receive a positive experience, one that’s relaxed, luxurious and leaves clients looking and feeling great. Here at Salon Se7en, we believe our supportive and approachable team of qualified hair technicians is an ideal venue for a new apprentice to start their career.

Employer

SALON SE7EN LIMITED

Address

7 HIGH STREET

GREAT CAMBOURNE

CAMBRIDGE

CB23 6JX

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Training

Training provider

CAMBRIDGE REGIONAL COLLEGE

Contact

Camilla

01223 418778

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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