Kathryn Kavanagh Hair - Hairdressing Apprentice

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:50 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 17-Nov-2017

Employer: Kathryn Kavanagh Hair

Vacancy Location: 101 Woolton Road, Wavertree, Liverpool.  L15 6TB

Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice – Level 2

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: 35 Hours Per Week

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


Vacancy Description   

We are looking for an apprentice to work in our salon in Woolton Rd, Wavertree, towards a Level 2 NVQ Hairdressing apprenticeship with us through The City of Liverpool College.

This is a great opportunity for an aspiring hairdresser to gain experience through a Level 2 programme. Working with experienced stylists in our salon in Wallasey in the business needs someone who has a passion to succeed as a hairdresser.

We are looking for a junior apprentice to develop their skills in hairdressing:

At first, 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

• 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

As you progress there will also be an opportunuty for some cutting experience


Employer Description

We are a very friendly, professional and modern hair salon with two salons – one in Wavertree and another in Allerton.


Skills Required

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to work with hands


Personal Qualities   

  • Personable and positive approach
  • Willingness to learn
  • Flexible, as the role will require a range of functions within the salon


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.


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

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