Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual to work with a thriving 5 star hair salon in central Newcastle.

 

Training to be provided:

  • You will work towards a Level 2 Hair Professional in Hairdressing with Gateshead College

  • Functional skills in Maths and English, if required


    Expected course duration:
    12 months

    Number of hours: 38.75 hours per week

    Working pattern: Monday – Saturday

    Salary: £155.00 per week

    Job description:

    The Assistant role provides end to end support to any member of staff within the salon. Taking full advantage of shadowing experienced stylist within a modern and thriving business. The applicant is to support salon staff with services and contribute to providing outstanding customer experience. 

  • Shadowing and observing experienced stylist to get a real taste of the industry and pick up best practice

  • To take appointments via telephone and using computer based booking system.

  • Taking customer calls and providing a high standard of customer service.

  • Responsible for greeting customers in a confident and professional manner.

  • Engage with customers, provide beverages, magazines and to overall look after customers to ensure an outstanding customer experience.

  • Ensuring that the salon is kept clean and tidy at all times.

  • Support staff with inventory and placing orders of stock

  • Basic colours and cuts when ready and confident

Requirements

Desired skills:

  • Good I.T. skills including Word, Excel and e-mail

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills

    Personal qualities:

  • Ability to work using own initiative

  • Genuine interest in developing a career in the hairdressing industry

  • Enthusiasm towards learning the role

  • To be well presented at all times

  • Good personal and social skills

  • Interest in becoming professionally qualified

     

    Qualifications required

    Five GCSEs (grade C or above) or equivalent

How To Apply

To apply, please email your CV to apprenticeships@gateshead.ac.uk. Please add the vacancy you are applying for into the email subject field.

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