Mane Hair and Beauty- Hairdressing Apprentice

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

Employer: Mane Hair and Beauty

Vacancy Location: 150 Belvidere Road, Wallasey, CH45 4PT 

Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice – Level 2

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: Minimum of 30 Hours Per Week

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

 

Vacancy Description   

We are seeking a keen and eager junior hairdressing apprentice to work in our popular salon in Wallasey through a Level 2 apprenticeship programme. You will also study one day per week at The City of Liverpool College (Duke Street site) to gain the underpinning knowledge whilst working at our salon 4 days per week.

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

From modern styling to bridal make up, hair extensions to eyebrow shaping we offer a range of hair and beauty services to serve our new and existing customers.

We have a team of experienced hair stylists who work alongside our beauticians.

We are a Wella and L'Anza approved salon, we also do Crystal Clear, OPI and St Tropez. We're a fun fresh salon providing free initial consultations.

Aesthetic treatments also available.

 

Skills Required

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Courteous
  • Some exisitng skills in styling and blow-drying hair would be beneficial
  • 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
  • Able to deal with a range of customers

 

Qualifications Required

 Ideally a minimum of GCSE grades D-E OR Level 1 in English and Maths. A real passion for hairdressing is the key to this role, combined with a positive attitude.

 

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 4-6 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.

Important Information

Must have good transport access to the salon.

As part of the selection process there would be an initial interview and a trial period. There would be a 3 month probationary period as part of the programme. 

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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