Hairdressing Apprentice

Sculpture

A professional approach to this industry is paramount as interaction with the general public is on-going. The suitable candidate must show passion for the industry,

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Closing date: 07 Jul 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage

£105.00

Wages explained
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
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).

Working week

30 hours

Total hours per week: 30.00

Apprenticeship duration

12 - 18 months

Possible start date

10 Jul 2017

Date posted

04 Jul 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

VAC000868999

Positions

1 available

A professional approach to this industry is paramount as interaction with the general public is on-going. The suitable candidate must show passion for the industry. 

  • The job role will include basic hairdressing, cutting, blow-drying and colouring
  • You will be expected to meet and greet clients, making and serving drinks, reception duties and cleaning duties
  • Training will be given on a weekly basis in the work place; this may follow the college programme. Monthly or weekly meetings/appraisals may be given

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The employer would prefer some basic skills in cutting, blow-drying and colouring, self-motivation and a willingness to learn are essential.

Personal qualities

  • Professionalism
  • Interest
  • Cleanliness
  • Time keeping 
  • Punctuality

Qualifications required

GCSE’s in Maths and English A* – C preferred, however functional skills can be gained in college if these cannot be produced.

Future prospects

  • Progression to Level 3
  • Employed
  • Self-employed within the salon

Things to consider

There may be at least one late shift per week and Saturday/Sunday work.

About the employer

Hairdressing Salon based in Lancashire.

Employer

Sculpture

Address

Taylor Buildings

Langho

Blackburn

BB6 8DB

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Training provider

All aspects of NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon.

Apprenticeship framework

Hairdressing

Training provider

BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College

Contact

Work based learning team – 01254 292593

Other information

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour (From October 1st 2016 this will be increasing by 3% to £3.40 per hour). This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

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Closing date: 07 Jul 2017