Milton Keynes College

Hairdressing Apprentice

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£139 per week
29 Jan 2019
30 Apr 2019
Subject Area
Hair and Beauty
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Employer Name: Decesare

Working Week: Monday-Sat, 37.5 hours, variable

Duration: 24 Months

Possible Start Date: 04/05/2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Hairdressing Apprentice. As part of your role, you will be assisting senior staff while training. This will involve general duties within the salon.

Duties as an apprentice will include:

  • Greeting clients and visitors to the salon, as well as handling enquiries by telephone.
  • Taking care of clients including providing refreshments, magazines, gowning and general comfort.
  • Listening to the needs of clients and informing colleagues of any relevant information.
  • Following all health and safety procedures.
  • Assisting stylists with preparing clients for and during the service provided; this may include removing colours and blow drying under supervision.
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy.

Entry requirements

  • It is useful to have GCSEs in English and Maths at D/3 and above (or equivalent qualifications).
  • Predicted grades will be acceptable

Skills Required

  • Desire to become a fully qualified hairdresser.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Remembers and follows instructions.
  • Able to anticipate the needs of others.
  • Manages their time efficiently.
  • Pays attention to detail.
  • Works safely.

Qualifications taken

Hairdressing Professional Apprenticeship Standard

  • You will be trained and supported by both your employer and college to demonstrate professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with your role
  • Required college attendance (Bletchley Campus) 
  • Regular visits into the workplace for assessments and observations
  • Functional skills in both Maths and English, if required
  • End point assessment

For more information or to apply, please click the link.