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Zimmini is a vibrant fashion-forward-thinking salon in the centre of Grimsby, searching for an enthusiastic person to become their new apprentice stylist. If you have a genuine interest in fashion and the end goal of becoming a qualified stylist, this is the perfect position for you. Zimmini is a vibrant fashion-forward-thinking salon in the centre of Grimsby, searching for an enthusiastic person to become their new apprentice stylist. If you have a genuine interest in fashion and the end goal of becoming a qualified stylist, this is the perfect position for you.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2023

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

    working flexibly between the salon opening times of: Monday (college day) – 09.00 – 16.00 Wednesday 09.00 – 20.00 Thursday 09.00 – 20.00 Friday 09.00 – 20.00 Saturday 09.00 – 16.00 You will normally cover one late evening shift per week.

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000124919

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include:

  • Maintaining a professional approach and good communication skills with customers and colleagues
  • Learning how to shampoo hair in preparation for the stylist
  • Learning how to blow dry and straighten hair correctly
  • Learning proper techniques for colouring and colour removal
  • Assisting qualified stylists with hair foils and perms
  • Providing reception duties, greeting clients, answering the telephone, booking appointments
  • Working well as a member of the team with a desire to learn, supported by a qualified stylist
  • Learning to style hair correctly
  • Maintaining salon cleanliness with housekeeping and laundry duties
  • Observing and learning different cutting and styling techniques.
  • Replenishing stock and making sure the salon is presented in the best way possible

All other associated duties as required:

  • As an Apprentice the majority of your learning will take place within the salon, located on South St. Mary’s Gate in the centre of Grimsby. You will also be required to attend one college release day each week (Monday) at The Grimsby Institute. You will receive full training and support throughout the Apprenticeship programme.

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

  • Level 2 Hair Professional
  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals
  • A bespoke programme of practical, technical and vocational learning
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if applicable)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Zimmini are offering this Apprenticeship with the view of the role becoming a permanent career for the right candidate, with a potential progression to a Level 3 Hairdressing Apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Enjoys meeting new people, Friendly and approachable, Interested in hair and fashion, Willing to learn, Punctual

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Zimmini is located on South St. Mary’s Gate in the centre of Grimsby. Please check the employer’s location and ensure you would be able to report to work on a daily basis. Hairdressing Apprenticeships run on a day-release programme. The successful applicant will be required to attend training sessions at The Grimsby Institute (DN34 5BQ) for a full day on Monday each week.

About the employer

Zimmini is a vibrant fashion forward thinking salon in the centre of Grimsby. The team are passionate about creating a bespoke look tailored to clients’ individual style. The salon has a proven track record of offering exceptional training and support for apprentices to develop and reach their full potential.

Employer

Zimmini

Address

24 South St. Marys Gate

Grimsby

DN31 1LQ

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Training

Training provider

TEC PARTNERSHIP

Contact

Helena Gollings

myapprenticeship@grimsby.ac.uk

01472311222

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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