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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice ESSIE & CO LTD

Essie & Co understands that you are unique and takes the time to listen to what you want. We are looking for an Apprentice Hairdresser to join the team and be part of an ongoing, learning experience. If you have a passion for hairdressing then we are looking for somebody like you!

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    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. Hours to be discussed at interview stage with employer.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000075574

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

  • Shampooing clients hair
  • Assisting and observing stylists
  • When a certain level of skill and understanding has been gained, the tasks will gradually increase to things like applying colours, blow drying, styling etc.
  • Advising clients on shampoos, conditioners and treatments (training will be given)
  • Greeting clients
  • Making refreshments
  • Maintaining a clean working environment

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

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals
  • Functional skills in Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successful completion of Level 2 standard in hairdressing, there may be the opportunity to progress onto Level 3 Advanced Hairdressing Standard and a good training programme. Alternatively become a full-time stylist running a column.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Willing to work weekends and late nights. Long periods of being on your feet. Assisting with cleaning and reception duties. High demand over holiday periods, e.g. summer and Christmas.

About the employer

The feel-good salon. Our passion is making you feel good. Established in 2012, Essie & Co provide you with all your hair and beauty needs. From your professional cut and blow dry, to fabulous gel nails ready for your holiday, to unwinding with a luxurious back massage. Essie & Co understands that you are unique and takes the time to listen to what you want. We all need a little “me” time every once in a while and here at Essie & Co, is a place where you can relax and feel refreshed. Owner, Sasha and her creative team are experts in a wide range of different hair and beauty treatments, and love to achieve the results you’re looking for.

Employer

ESSIE & CO LTD

Address

141A DOMINION ROAD

GLENFIELD

LEICESTER

LE3 8JB

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF ENGLAND TRAINING LIMITED

Contact

Emma Stead

emma.stead@hoet.co.uk

01788 820132

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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