Hair Professional Apprenticeship

SHINE HAIRDRESSING LTD

WEST MALLING, ME19 6QH

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

Posted on 17 June 2024


Summary

Weekly training at The Hair Academy Ashford whilst working alongside a busy and hugely enthusiastic team of stylists in the salon caring for a dedicated clientele. Join this great team in providing a top level quality hairdressing service to their clientele

Annual wage
£13,312 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
Shift pattern may include an evening & Saturday and will be confirmed at interview. Weekly training @ the Hair Academy Full time hours

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 1 August

Duration

2 Years 6 Months

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 Hairdressing Diploma
  • City & Guilds Training Standards
  • Ofsted rated 'GOOD' training provider
  • English & Maths functional skills if required
  • Weekly Apprenticeship Training @ The Hair Academy Ashford in a real salon environment
  • In salon training with visiting representatives & Senior Stylists

Where you’ll work

31 HIGH STREET

WEST MALLING

ME19 6QH

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

MASTER CUTTERS LIMITED

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 2)
    • Maths (grade 2)

    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
    • Attention to detail
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Presentation skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Non judgemental
    • Patience
    • Physical fitness

    Other requirements

    hairdressing can be a physically & emotionally demanding career with great rewards. You will need to have stamina and great team working skills whilst having an ability to study and learn as homework will be expected as there is lots of technical information & skills to learn.

    About this company

    Shine Hairdressing are a well established salon in the heart of the beautiful town of West Malling catering to a loyal clientele. With a great passion for hairdressing the team enjoy sharing their skills with each other and they are constantly updating & refreshing their skills.

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

    After this apprenticeship

    A career in hairdressing can lead on to many other areas including:-

    • Senior Stylist
    • Colourist
    • Training & Assessment
    • Salon Management
    • Wedding & Hair Up Specialist

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    MASTER CUTTERS LIMITED

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000258583.

    Apply now

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

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