What will the apprentice be doing?
Daily duties will include:
· Assisting with the daily running of the salon such as meeting and greeting clients, reception duties
· Carrying out skills and techniques gained in Level 2 qualification
· Assisting qualified stylists in creative cuts/colours to gain skills as a Level 3 Hairdressing Apprentice
The programme is ideal if you want to enhance your technical skills and take on more responsibility at work.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will advance your technical skills and knowledge in consultation, creative cut and colour, corrective colour and artistic hairdressing design skills including styling, dressing and finishing techniques.
Full training will be given by Saks Apprenticeships, which will lead to gaining Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
After you have completed your Level 3 Diploma in Advanced and Creative Hairdressing you will have reached the pinnacle of hairdressing apprenticeships and are able to become a State Registered Hairdresser (SRH) with The Hairdressing Council.
You will be able to develop your skills further by advancing onto other hair & beauty apprenticeships each of which will allow you to increase your knowledge add to your skill set and become ever more valuable to your salon.
Reality CheckOnce you have successfully completed the program you will be submitted for your End Point Assessment. These assessments have been designed and developed, by employers in the hairdressing industry, to reflect the daily work of a hairdresser. This makes them very sought after by employers across the industry.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience
Qualifications RequiredOther Hair Professional (Hairdressing) Level 2 (Grade Pass) Essential