Job Title : Hairdressing Apprentice
Employer : Venus Hair & Beauty Salon
Location : BEDFORD, MK40 1NN
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Hair
Vacancy Reference : VAC-12282
Brief Description : Venus are offering a fantastic opportunity as a Hairdressing Apprentice to be a part of their wonderful and supportive team in the centre of Bedford. You will be learning new skills and grow with new knowledge.
Qualifications Required : The ideal candidate will have GCSEs at grades 9-3 (A*-D) or equivalent including English and maths.
Vacancy Detail : Venus are offering a fantastic opportunity as a Hairdressing Apprentice to be a part of their wonderful and supportive team in the centre of Bedford. You will be learning new skills and grow with new knowledge.
The successful candidate will be assisting stylists in their everyday role, helping and gaining an understanding in colour treatments, hair cutting and styling including blow drying, curling, straightening and up do's. As your experience increases, you’ll work on ‘blocks’ which are life size plastic heads with real hair, and then progressing onto real human models to practise your art on. Other duties will include working on the salon’s reception, greeting clients, preparing drinks and learning your skills from Venus' Senior Stylists who will enjoy passing on their skills to you.
You will become an NVQ Level 2 qualified hair stylist with your own clients who will look up to you for advice and knowledge.
Positions Available : 2
Working Week : Tuesday- Sunday (38.5 hours a week- flexible shift patterns)
Salary : £ 165.55 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 20/06/2021
Possible Start Date : 05/07/2021
Personal Qualities : Happy outlook
Willing to learn
Willing to become part of a great team
Have a passion for hairdressing and take pride in your achievements
Skills Required : Honest, reliable and wanting a career in hairdressing
Polite and courteous
Clean and presentable
Future Prospects : We treat our very lovely staff as friends, so we really don't want to lose you .... you WILL have a full time job waiting for you, and we want you to be with us for many, many years.
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals, Functional Skills in English and maths (if required). You will also study a range of topics including: Consultation, Shampooing and conditioning hair and scalp, Styling and finishing hair, Colouring, Cutting, Perming
Other Information : The successful candidate will work on a rota basis: Tuesday- Wednesday 10am- 6pm, Thursday 1030am-7:30pm, Friday 10am- 6pm, Saturday 9am- 5pm, Sunday 10am- 4pm (38 hours a week, one day at college).
Please note that the college attendance will commence in January 2022.
Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
Only candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
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