Hairdressing Apprenticeship

ITS THAT HAIR PLACE LTD

STOCKPORT, SK4 4AG

Closes in 6 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 4 June 2024


Summary

That Hair Place is recruiting a Hairdressing Apprentice to join their successful team based in Heaton Moor, Stockport. Apprentices will receive training in all aspects of hairdressing and become a fully qualified stylist in a vibrant and successful salon.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

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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

1

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 in maths and English if required
  • Evolve Academy - Northern Quarter, Manchester
  • One day per week over 24 months 

Where you’ll work

11 SHAW ROAD

STOCKPORT

SK4 4AG

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

    The salon owners (Natalie and Leanne) have worked in a salon in Heaton Moor for many years. In 2015 they decided to take the plunge and open their own salon – That Hair Place. Both are level 3 qualified, and specially trained in Wella cutting/colouring techniques. They have a wealth of knowledge on colour & and have even competed in the highly competitive Wella Trend Vision Competition.

    http://www.thathairplaceheatonmoor.co.uk (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    • Become a qualified Stylist
    • Progress onto Level 3 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 VAC1000255490.

    Apply now

    Closes in 6 days (Wednesday 31 July at 11:59pm)

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