Hairdressing Apprenticeship

HAIR EDEN LTD

MANCHESTER, M28 2RS

Closes in 13 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 12 June 2024


Summary

An exciting opportunity to work in a busy well established salon in Worsley. As part of your position you will be welcoming clients to the salon, gowning up prior to service and preparing refreshments, You will also be Shampooing and applying conditioning treatments.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Hairdressing professional (level 2)
Hours
Day and working hours to be confirmed. Minimum of 24 hours in the salon plus 6 hours training per week

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 1 August

Duration

2 Years

Positions available

2

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals - Hairdressing
  • Functional Skills if required
  • Evolve Academy - Northern Quarter, Manchester
  • One day per week over 24 months 

Where you’ll work

ACKERLEY HOUSE

117 GREENLEACH LANE

WORSLEY

MANCHESTER

M28 2RS

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

EVOLVE ACADEMY LTD

Your training course

Hairdressing professional (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Adhere to legal and organisational requirements for the safe use of products, tools, materials and equipment.
  • Apply safe, hygienic, and effective methods of working and infection control, while completing hairdressing services.
  • Use communication and etiquette that meets industry requirements, suits and is appropriate to the organisation.
  • Maintain the client’s confidentiality and comfort (modesty, privacy) at the start and during the service.
  • Advise clients (new and regular) pre, during and after service on the maintenance of the look, complementary services and retail products available in the salon.
  • Promote yourself, your organisation, products and services via a variety of social channels.
  • Carry out wider salon duties to support the salon business (e.g. services, bookings, payments, retail, upselling and sales).
  • Use a range of products, tools, equipment used in Hairdressing services in accordance with legal organisational requirements.
  • Complete and maintain client records in accordance with legal and organisational requirements.
  • Work as part of a team to support the salon businesses.
  • Use working methods that promote environmental and sustainable working practices.
  • Carry out a consultation, examine and analyse the hair, skin and scalp and complete relevant industry tests (e.g. hair classification type and characteristics tests).
  • Identify (question/observation) any contraindications or limiting factors that are likely to affect or influence the service.
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp.
  • Dry and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a range of looks, that meets the intended shape, direction, balance and volume agreed with the client.
  • Use current setting and dressing techniques to create a range of looks that meets the intended shape, direction, balance, and volume agreed with the client.
  • Cut hair using a range of technical skills and cutting techniques to create a range of looks, considering weight distribution, cutting angles, balance and degree of graduation, and the natural growth patterns of the hair, length of the hair ( club cutting, scissor over comb, clipper over comb, texturising, freehand, thinning, layering and razor cutting).
  • Restyle hair to create a personalised short or medium (above the shoulder) length hair cut, changing the shape, length and style hair using a range of cutting techniques.
  • Complete a range of hair colouring and lightening services to change the depth and tone using current colouring techniques (e.g. freehand techniques, woven highlights or lowlights, root re-touch, half head and full head application, temporary, semi-permanent, demi- permanent, quasi-permanent, permanent colour and lighteners).
  • Evaluate the results of the service.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 3)
    • Mathematics (grade 3)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Team working
    • Initiative

    About this company

    Our individual approach to hair design ensures that our customers return time and time again to our modern, relaxing salon in the picturesque Roe Green area of Worsley near Manchester. We understand that every client is unique and so we shape each appointment and service to make sure that it is perfect for every individual. We'll listen carefully to your ideas, in order to find the right style that suits your look and lifestyle, taking time to carefully ensure we fulfil your expectations. We offer a range of services for men and women, including colouring, cut and blows, children’s styling, as well as Wedding Hair or hair for special events.

    https://www.haireden.co.uk/ (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • Become a qualified Stylist
    • Progress onto L3 Diploma for Advanced and Creative Hair Professionals

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    EVOLVE ACADEMY LTD

    recruitment@evolveacademy.org

    0161 820 2015

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000254621.

    Apply now

    Closes in 13 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

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