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Hairdressing Apprentice The Studio Manchester

The Studio Manchester is recruiting a Hairdressing Apprentice to join their successful team based in Northern Quarter, Manchester. Apprentices will receive training in all aspects of hairdressing and become a fully qualified stylist in a vibrant and successful salon.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 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

    Tuesday to Saturday. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000070189

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include:

  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks
  • Greeting clients 
  • Assisting stylists on the salon floor 
  • Making refreshments 
  • Off the job training from the salon
  • Keeping the store presentable and tidy 
  • Rinsing colour and applying treatments
  • Booking appointments
  • Client consultation
  • Building a client base

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

Qualification to be achieved:

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing/Barbering).
  • Functional Skills in English to level 1/Level 2 where appropriate and applicable.
  • Functional Skills in mathematics to level 1/Level 2 where appropriate and applicable.

Curriculum Delivery:

  • Delivered in our state-of-the-art academy based in Manchester city centre one day per week, alongside in-salon training supported by a dedicated trainer/workplace mentor.

Training on:

  • Consultation.
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp.
  • Cut hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks.
  • Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks.
  • Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques.
  • With optional units in hair extensions, hair relaxing and perming hair. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progression onto further apprenticeship study - Advanced and Creative Hair Professional (Level 3).  
  • Develop a column of clients in a professional hair salon, increasing earnings potential. 
  • Promotion to Senior Stylist/Director Stylist level. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and mathematics (Grade Pass A*-C/9-4) Desired

Things to consider

You're passionate about hairdressing. You're able to commute to your location of work. 2-year qualification. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

The Studio offers a bespoke hairdressing experience with a key emphasis on cruelty free beauty & a commitment to sustainability. In our relaxed and inclusive salon our talented stylists are highly experienced in a variety of specialist services tailoring them to each individual.

Employer

The Studio Manchester

Address

10 STEVENSON SQUARE

MANCHESTER

M1 1FB

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Training

Training provider

EVOLVE ACADEMY LTD

Contact

Martin Harkness

info@evolveacademy.org

0161 820 2015

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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