The Pamper Box - Apprentice Hairdresser

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:50 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 29-Oct-2017

Employer: The Pamper Box

Vacancy Location: 95 Anfield Road, Liverpool. L4 0TJ

Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice – Level 2

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: From 30 Hours Per Week

Wage: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:50 Per Hour

 

Vacancy Description   

If you love the idea of making people feel good and look their best, an Apprenticeship at The Pamper Box could be perfect for you.

To work in this role you need to be open and friendly. You need to be able to make clients feel relaxed and also be a good listener. We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional Apprentice to join our team.

As a junior hairdressing apprentice at our popular salon in Anfield you will be expected to carry out tasks such as:

  • Greeting customers
  • Shampooing hair
  • Making sure towels and supplies are ready for use
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy
  • As the apprenticeship progresses your work will include:
  • shampooing and conditioning
  • Styling hair through blow-drying
  • advising on minor hair and scalp problems
  • making appointments and handling payments
  • ordering materials
  • Making sure that hair products containing chemicals are used and stored correctly
  • Mixing tints and applying them
  • Starting/finishing blow dry's etc.
  • As you progress there will also be an opportunuty for some cutting experience

 

Employer Description

We are a friendly salon, offering a range of hairstyles and beauty pamper treatments for our new and returning customers.

 

Skills Required

  • A friendly and welcoming manner
  • A passion for wanting to learn about hairdressing
  • Prepared to work
  • Professionalism
  • The ability to make clients feel relaxed

 

Personal Qualities   

  • Positive attitude,
  • Work well in a team
  • Outgoing personality

 

Qualifications Required

Ideally a minimum of GCSE grades D-E/4-9 OR Level 1 in English and Math but. A real passion for hairdressing is the key to this role and succeeding on the course

Training to be Provided

The Hairdressing Level 2 apprenticeship involves attending College one day per week (term-time only, near Duke Street) ) to gain the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hair and Functional Skills Level 1 in English and Maths. IF GCSEs are already held then the apprentice will not need the Functional Skills.

The apprentice will also visits every 8 weeks for workplace assessment and review.

 

Expected Duration

 Up to 18 months

 

Future Prospects   

On successful completion of the apprenticeship the post will be reviewed and there may be the opportunity of a full-time position, and/or progression onto a Level 3 programme.

Important Information

Must have good transport access to the salon.

This role is physically demanding and you must be able to stand up and stay on your feet, throughout the working day

 

Relaity Check

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.

If you wish you apply for this vacancy please send you CV via email, stating the role you would like to be considered for, to nikki.smith@liv-coll.ac.uk and answer the following questions.

  1. Please describe a time when you have worked in a team.
  2. Tell me about why you would like to explore a career in hairdressing.

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