Revelations Hair Studio

£136.00 per week


Hairdressing Apprentice
Published: May 10, 2017
Ref: RH283SF

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a vibrant hairdressing salon in Ivybridge. The opportunities of working within this salon are endless. If you have a passion for hairdressing then you do not want to miss out on this position.

The Apprentice’s Role

The successful candidate will carry out a wide range of duties such as colouring, cutting and shampooing, whilst under the guidance and supervision of a qualified stylists. The right candidate needs to be motivated and enthusiastic to assist stylists in delivering constantly high levels of service, and to ensure that company policies and procedures are carried out. As part of your duties you will participate in training sessions and work towards timely completion of you Level 2 qualification in Hairdressing.

The candidate will be responsible to the Salon Manager, and will also work very closely with other stylists. 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 of all aspects of services available, including advising clients of all products, tools and equipment available for retail purchase.

By assisting the salon manager and the stylists, you will gain the necessary knowledge and experience to help you to progress in this exciting career opportunity. You will be supervised by a fully qualified member of staff throughout your training.

Working Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Saturday, with one late night a week. Hours will vary depending on workload.

Wages: £136.00 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.

Revelations Hair Studio has been established in Ivybridge for the last 20 years and have gained the reputation of excellent customer service in all areas. They have had many apprentices over the years, who have progressed through their qualifications to become fully qualified stylists and stayed with the company.

The company pride themselves on being professional, highly motivated and are a team who are innovative with a passion for hairdressing.

Past Apprentices

Revelations Hair have had many apprentices since they have been opened, and have helped them progress though their level 2 qualifications, and onto the advanced level 3 apprenticeships.

They are very keen to take on another apprentice to give them the opportunity to become fully qualified in their chosen career.

On completion of your level 2 qualification in Hairdressing you will have the opportunity to progress onto the advanced level 3 apprenticeship. By doing this you will gain the additional skills and knowledge to present you with greater career opportunities at the end of your apprenticeship programme.

Skills Required

The ideal candidate will require good organisational and leadership skills, and be confident for this role. You must have the ability to work under pressure, have good problem solving skills and flexibility.

You must be able to work well within a team and on your own. You need to be reliable and have good time keeping and attendance with a flexible approach to working hours.

Personal Qualities

You will need to be highly motivated and enthusiastic about hairdressing with a friendly personality to interact efficiently with customers and colleagues. You must have the willingness to develop and learn new skills to succeed in this exciting position.

Prior Qualifications

Qualifications required for this role include GCSE Grades A-F In English and Maths or the equivalent.

The NVQ Apprenticeship in Hairdressing consists of:-

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English (Level 1)
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Certified Health and Safety Course
  • Internet Safety / Safeguarding

All 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.

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.

Please tick if you also want to enter our current competition and agree to the terms and conditions.

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About Us

Skills Group has over 20 years’ experience in delivering apprenticeships, working with top local employers to offer sustainable employment opportunities. We are one of the country's largest independent training providers, one of very few to be recognised as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, and in the top 5% nationally for our apprentice success rates.


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