HAIR PROFESSIONAL Apprenticeship Level 2

NICHARES HAIRDRESSING LTD

Taunton, TA1 1LH

Closes on Tuesday 10 September

Posted on 10 July 2024


Summary

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a vibrant Hairdressing Salon in Devon. The opportunities of working within this Salon are endless. The successful candidate will be assisting stylists in ensuring that all clients are given the highest levels of customer service with special attention to comfort and friendliness.

Annual wage
£13,312 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
Tuesday - Saturday: 8.30am - 5.00pm (30 minutes break).

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 12 September

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 Levels 1 & 2 (If required)
  • The training schedule has yet to be agreed upon, further details will be made available at a later date

Where you’ll work

5 North Street

Taunton

TA1 1LH

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

PGL TRAINING (PLUMBING) 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 C/4)
    • Maths (grade C/4)

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

    About this company

    Nichares Hairdressers Taunton Hair Salon offers a superb range of quality hairdressing services from our select Taunton based salon. Our hair stylists are all fully qualified. We know what it takes to make you feel welcome to ensure that your visit to us is an enjoyable one. We are open from Tuesday through to Saturdays every week. Our hairdressers in Taunton can provide advice on the cut and style or a new colour for your hair. If you are looking for excellent hairstyle advice that will suit your features then look no further. Our hairdressing team will advise both new and existing clients on different techniques and styles available. We can also recommend the most suitable hair products for your personal style.

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

    After this apprenticeship

    Through having completed the level 2 qualification in Hairdressing, you will then have the opportunity to progress onto the Advanced Level 3 apprenticeships.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    PGL TRAINING (PLUMBING) LIMITED

    Alberto Pitocco

    alberto.pitocco@pgltraining.com

    07899636409

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263939.

    Apply now

    Closes on Tuesday 10 September

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