Apprenticeship in Hairdressing

Vogels

BRENTWOOD, CM15 8AP

Closes on Friday 30 August

Posted on 20 June 2024


Summary

We are offering a hairdressing apprenticeship to the right person. We offer full weekly in house training in partnership with Falltricks Hairdressing Academy.

Annual wage
£11,980.80 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
You will attend college every Monday and work in the salon 4 days each week, dates and times to be confirmed. You will work one late night and every Saturday each week.

36 hours a week

Possible start date

Saturday 31 August

Duration

1 Year 9 Months

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

You will study for the Hair Professional NVQ level 2.

Full training will be given every Monday at our academy based in The Vanilla Room salon High Street Hornchurch.

Functional skills if required.

Where you’ll work

1A WILSONS CORNER

INGRAVE ROAD

BRENTWOOD

CM15 8AP

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

MOMENTUM TRAINING AND CONSULTANCY 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:

    • Maths and English (grade 3 or above)

    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

    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Non judgemental
    • Patience

    About this company

    Vogels is a family salon based in Brentwood. We have been in business for the past 15 years. We offer excellent training, over and above the qualification.

    After this apprenticeship

    • After your apprenticeship, you will be offered a position in the salon as a gratuate sytist 

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    MOMENTUM TRAINING AND CONSULTANCY LTD

    Billy Moore

    billy_moore@btinternet.com

    07950327277

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000259522.

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    Closes on Friday 30 August

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