Toni & Guy Hair salon are looking for a salon apprentice to join their friendly team in Plymouth.
Toni & Guy
Closing date: 31 May 2017
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
40 hours per week (5days) between Tuesday-Saturday
Total hours per week: 40.00
Possible start date
05 Jun 2017
11 Feb 2016
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
You will be assisting stylists in ensuring that all clients are given the highest levels of customer service with special attention to comfort and friendliness. You will also generate and promote a professional working atmosphere and assist stylists in advising clients regarding all aspects of services available, including products, tools and equipment available for retail purchase. You will also make sure that work stations are kept clean and tidy at all times.
You will also be involved in booking appointments, shampooing, conditioning, drying and styling hair, and mixing and applying hair colouring. You will study hairdressing topics such as hair and skin testing, the effects of chemicals on hair and skin, and the principles of hair colour selection – there’s also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types.
You will also be required to attend college sessions weekly to undertake additional training which will enhancing your knowledge and develop your skills.
Requirements and prospects
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, be able to work well in a team, and to be able to portray a positive friendly attitude to customers at all times.
Candidates will need to be enthusiastic about training, have a creative flair and a genuine passion for the Hairdressing industry. Building good relationships with clients is a vital part of a successful salon so excellent interpersonal skills are required.
Excellent communication, high standards of hygiene, appearance and a keen team player are essential for any salon apprentice. You will learn how to demonstrate this consistently to ensure that you promote a positive image at all times.
No prior qualifications are required, just a passion for Hairdressing and a willingness to learn.
Toni & Guy strongly believes in the apprenticeship programme and the opportunities this brings, therefore there will be an opportunity to either progress onto the level 2 in barbering or the advanced level 3 in hairdressing on completion of your apprenticeship.
About the employer
TONI & GUY has remained at the forefront of the hairdressing industry, pioneering the professional hairdresser and exceeding all industry standards to make expertise available on a global scale.
TONI & GUY opened in Plymouth in 1998. As a salon we pride ourselves on friendly and professional service. Our strong team of talented Stylists and Technicians are on hand to nurture talented young hairdressers break into the industry.
Toni & Guy
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills to Group Ltd
Chloe - 01752 332426
From October 1st 2015 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
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Closing date: 31 May 2017