Published: Jul 05, 2017
Lloydys HD are looking to recruit a hairdressing apprentice to join their busy salon in Exeter.
The Apprentice’s Role
The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of hairdressing duties, you will start by meeting and greeting clients and booking appointments, once you get into the hairdressing role you will begin the learn how to shampoo and condition hair, whilst mastering the scalp massage. Other duties will include drying a styling hair and once you become more confident and have mastered these skills you will move onto cutting hair and mixing and applying hair colouring.
You will be assisting stylists in ensuring that all clients are given the highest levels of customer service with special attention to comfort and friendliness. You will also generate and promote a professional working atmosphere and assist stylists in advising clients in all aspects of services available, including advising clients of all products, tools and equipment available for retail purchase.
Working Hours: You will be working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Saturday with one day off in the week.
Wages: £140.00 per week, based on a 40 hour week. Any overtime above the 40 hours per week, will be paid at the appropriate national minimum wage depending on age.
Holiday: 28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) will be paid each year, during the course of your apprenticeship.
Lloydys HD is a well established contemporary salon on the outskirts of the city centre in Pinhoe. The salon has a loyal following and prides themselves on being good with people as well as their hair.
Lloydys HD have employed apprentices in the past and are now looking for a new apprentice to join their busy team.
The salon will support the successful candidate to achieve up to level 3 hairdressing qualifications.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, be able to work well in a team and be able to portray a positive friendly attitude to customers at all times. Building good relationships with clients is a vital part of a successful salon so excellent interpersonal skills are required.
The ideal candidate will be friendly and able to work under pressure. You must have the ability to multi-task and work as part of a team, as well as using your own initiative.
GCSE grades A-E is desired, but not a requirement.
The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing includes:
Most aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site and you will have regular visits every 2 to 4 weeks from your designated assessor from Skills Group, who will monitor your progression throughout your apprenticeship.
However learners will receive off-site training one day per week, usually on a Monday, at our dedicated hairdressing salon. During these sessions they will gain additional knowledge of the sector and improve upon their hairdressing techniques.
As an additional qualification Skills Group will help you achieve your Emergency First Aid and Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.