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Apprentice Hair Professional - Elle & Co Salon

Duties will include:

  • Customer service including reception duties and using the phones, booking appointments and providing drinks
  • General cleanliness & stock keeping
  • Shampooing hair, (learning how to) blow-drying, basic cuts and providing basic colouring services
  • Providing consultations
  • Attending training
  • Working as part of a team for the good of the whole salon as well as assisting the stylists

Weekly Wage: £129.00

Employer Name & Location: Elle and Co Hair Salon, Shipley, BD18 3LR

Working week - contracted hours / full time / part time: Full time, 30 hours

Number of vacancies & closing date for applications: 1, 25th October 2021

Duration – Perm / temp: Perm, 24 months

Qualification and educational requirements:

  • No formal qualifications are required for this role, although GCSE (or equivalent) grades A*-D/9-3 in English and maths would be a distinct advantage

Essential and desirable skills:

Desired skills

  • A genuine interest and passion in hairdressing is essential
  • Must be hard working, self driven with great time management skills and awareness
  • You must be able to follow instructions with a methodical approach
  • Excellent customer service skills and good communication skills required
  • Will need to be reliable, well presented and approachable and go the extra mile to succeed

Personal qualities

  • You must be organised and have good attention to detail
  • Passionate about a salon working environment with a genuine interest in having a job with endless prospects
  • Willing to keep up with trends, fashions, techniques and industry news
  • Friendly, fun, creative with a flair for the job

Training provided:

Hair Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

Mode of delivery:

  • Day release at the Keighley Campus

Course content:

The Apprenticeship standard comprises of:

  • Work based assessment (NVQ Certificate QCF)
  • Employee Responsibilities and Rights
  • Personal Learning and thinking skills
  • Functional Skills (project and tests)
  • VTCT Diploma in Hair Professionals level 2

Mandatory Units:

  • Consultation
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
  • Cut hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks
  • Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks

Optional Units:

  • Hair extensions
  • Smooth and straighten hair
  • Perming
  • Knowledge based element

Additional benefits:

Progression onto a Level 3 Hairdressing Apprenticeship



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