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Apprentice Hairdresser


Job description

A small but busy and successful hairdressing salon based in Beeston are looking to offer an exciting opportunity for an apprenticeship candidate wanting to take their first steps into a career within the hair industry.

Capelli is a small but busy and successful salon in Beeston. They are looking to offer an exciting opportunity for an apprenticeship candidate wanting to take their first steps into a career within the industry.

Day to day duties will include:

  • Performing reception duties such as answering telephone calls and making appointments
  • Meeting and greeting clients, making refreshments
  • Maintaining client records
  • Selling and recommending retail products
  • Cleaning the salon work areas and equipment
  • Talking to clients about their requirements

Carry out hair-styling functions such as:

  • Dry and style hair using brushes, combs, straightening irons and other equipment
  • Shampoo, condition, treat hair & scalp
  • Change hair colours
  • Set and dress hair
  • Style and finish hair
  • Basic hair cutting using clippers, scissors or razors

Throughout your apprenticeship you will attend college once a week and once you are competent and have been assessed by an assessor in the workplace, you will be given more responsibilities, this does take time and patience. It usually takes 3 years to complete both the level 2 & level 3 qualifications.

This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employer's address. You will only need to attend college in Nottingham City Centre for initial assessments, enrolment and once a week on a Monday for training.

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 09/09/2019

Possible start date: 16/09/2019

Skills required

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and be willing and able to follow instructions from others

Qualifications required

Grades 9-3/A*-D in maths and English or equivalent at GCSE, desirable but not essential.

Candidate requirements

Candidate must be able to travel to the workplace according to working hours.

Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation.

Please note if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early.

Training provided

  • Practical and Theory training at our City Centre Wheeler Gate Salon 1 day per week
  • NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills English and maths (Level 1 or Level 2 is required)

Future progression

Potential permanent position with the company after the apprenticeship.

Employer information

All aspects of hairdressing, unisex and kids haircuts all under one roof.

Address details:

Capelli Hairdressing
Wollaton Road

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Reference number VAC001555526
Working week Tuesday - Saturday
9.00 am -5.00 pm.
(30 hours per week)
Expected duration 36 months
Apprenticeship level Intermediate
Related course Hair Professional - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)
Salary £117.00 (Weekly) Minimum wage rates