The candidate will be enthusiastic about hairdressing and progressing within the industry, have a professional manner and great communication skills. You will be required to assist the senior stylists in the day to day running of the salon, learn and practice hairdressing techniques and treatments and understand the knowledge behind this.

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Closing date: 03 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000219977

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Client consultation
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
  • Cut hair using basic techniques
  • Style and finish hair
  • General cleaning duties and stock taking
  • Off the job training at chosen training provider

The training you will be getting

  • You will be required to do one day per week ‘off the job’ training at one of our specialist centres in either Doncaster or Rotherham dependant on the area you live in
  • Whilst at Oracle you will do a full day with both practical and theory input included
  • You will be assessed on your competence in both practical and theory on the units selected on your course
  • You will also be required to do an End Point Assessment (EPA) which will provide a snapshot holistic assessment of your practical skills, similar to an industry trade test
  • You will demonstrate you can complete a range of services on a number of models to industry standards and within commercial timings
  • You will gain a Hairdressing Level 2 NVQ qualification on completion of your apprenticeship and end point assessment
  • You may be required to complete or re-do your maths or English GCSE/Functional skills, dependant on your prior learning
  • The level will be determined on GCSE results or equivalent too
  • We include Employments Rights and Responsibilities, British Values and Equality and Diversity which are embedded throughout your qualification

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • On completion level 3 qualifications can be discussed and progression within the salon

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please bear in mind that working within the Hair and Beauty industry you are required to work long hours and especially Hairdressing you will be active for long periods of time. You are more than likely going to be required to work Saturdays as this is a busy day for salons. Apprenticeship Minimum Wage: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates All applications will come through to Oracle Training Consultants recruitment team who will then arrange for you attend an interview with them before sending you for an interview with the salon. Do not contact the employer direct as this may result in your application not being considered. Travel Link: https://www.travelsouthyorkshire.com/

About the employer

We are a hair and beauty salon, so we can offer all your treatments under one roof. We have a huge range of treatments available. Halo is located in Dunsville, Doncaster

Employer

Halo

Address

96 High Street

Dunsville

Doncaster

DN7 4BX

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Training

Training provider

ORACLE TRAINING CONSULTANTS LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Oracle Training Consultants

01302813900

Apprenticeship standard

Hairdressing professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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