Skin Deep Salon

£148.00 per week

Plymouth and Surrounding Areas

Hairdressing Apprentice x2
Published: Jun 20, 2018
Ref: SD359SM

Skin Deep are looking for two salon apprentices to join their friendly team in their modern salon is based in Plympton that attract a varied clientele. The employer is looking for people who are enthusiastic with good interpersonal skills.

The Apprentice’s Role

You will be learning new skills and knowledge throughout your time with the employer, you will be given duties to successfully complete your qualification in Hairdressing.

Duties are likely to include meeting and greeting clients, shampooing and removing colour, conditioning, drying and styling hair. With a combination of off-the-job training and on-site support within the workplace; you will learn Hairdressing skills which you will be able to put into practice which will help to build confidence to use your imagination when creating hairdressing masterpieces.

Working Hours: Monday to Saturday between 6am-8pm 40 Hours. Shift Patterns to be discussed in interview.

Wages: £148.00 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.

Contact Details: If you have any queries please contact us on either this email address or call us on 01752 332442.

Skin Deep is a contemporary salon which was first established in 1986 at the Ridgeway in Plympton. In 1996 the salon moved to St Stephens Place shopping mall in Plympton. The salon has been established for 27 years and has experience with working with trainees. They have had many apprentices that have successfully completed their training and have remained in the salon.

At Skin Deep their primary aim is to offer a customer service that is second to none, they specialise in the very latest trends and also the more classic cuts. They have a dynamic team of stylists who are customer focused and great stylists. They use only top quality products such as Redken The products are of the highest quality and are used in colouring and conditioning, along with a full range of retail products to follow up with at home.

Once you have completed the level 2 qualification, you will have the opportunity to work towards an advanced level 3.

Skills Required

Excellent communication, high standards of hygiene and appearance and a keen team player are essential for any salon apprentice, and you will learn how to demonstrate this consistently to ensure that you promote a positive image at all times.

Candidates will need to be enthusiastic about training, have a creative flair and a genuine passion for the Hairdressing industry. Building good relationships with clients is a vital part of a successful salon so excellent interpersonal skills are required.

Personal Qualities

Being a team player is a vital part of becoming successful within a salon and you will learn how to demonstrate this consistently to ensure that you promote a positive image at all times.

Desired Qualifications

Qualifications required for this role include A-E in English and Maths or the equivalent, as these are required for the initial induction process with Skills Group.

The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing consists of :

•Level 2 NVQ Qualification in Hairdressing
•Functional Skills in English
•Functional Skills in Maths
•Emergency First Aid Course
•Certificate in Health and Safety Course
•Internet Safety and Safeguarding

Other specialised skills and training will be provided by the employer.

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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