What will the apprentice be doing?
The successful applicant must be hard-working and willing to work as part of a team.
Duties will include:
- Reception duties
- Answering telephone enquiries
- Greeting customers
- Assisting therapists and other associated duties
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Training will be provided in the salon by the salon team supported by Saks Apprenticeships with the aim to complete the qualification for Beauty therapist, Level 2
- The Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy includes; Waxing Services, Hand, Foot & Nail Treatments, Facial, Eyelash and Eyebrow Treatments, Makeup Application, Basic Massage Therapies
- You do not need any formal qualifications to start the apprenticeship however you will need to have passed English and maths to complete it. Saks Apprenticeships will help you gain these functional skills alongside the apprenticeship with our bespoke learning modules
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- After you have completed your Beauty therapist, Level 2 you will be a fully qualified beauty therapist and will be able to work independently within your salon
- You will be able to develop your skills further by advancing onto any of our other 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. The EPA is an assessment of all the knowledge, skills and behaviours you have learned throughout your apprenticeship, it confirms you are ready and competent in the career path you have chosen. 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, Keen Interest in Beauty
Qualifications RequiredOther None Required (Grade None Required) Essential