Fixed Term Opportunity for 12 months
Birmingham Children’s Trust continues to go from strength to strength. We are the largest provider of family support and social care services for children, young people and families in the country. Our goal is to become a centre of excellence in both social work and family support.
We are actively looking for someone who has care experience and is a Birmingham Care Leaver.
We have an exciting Care Leaver Apprenticeship Programme and a real opportunity for someone to get into the world of hair and beauty. Working with our partner Standing Ovation, we are looking for the right person who has a passion for catering and hospitality.
The team at Standing Ovation are passionate about the difference their work makes to the quality of young people’s lives, by means of established pastoral support, building confidence, self-esteem and a strong contribution and commitment to communities, not just in Birmingham, but all over the UK. You will be joining a friendly, can-do, collaborative culture, where they are constantly innovating and pushing the boundaries in new techniques and creativity amongst children and young people.
In the role you we are looking for a dependable and passionate Hair stylist apprentice, to use basic and advanced techniques, consulting customers about styles and colours and applying hair care products, ensuring all customers leave our salon satisfied with our services and feel happy with their new looks.
You will be responsible for creating a rapport with clients and recommend hairstyles and haircuts, maintaining effective, hygienic and safe working methods; adhere to workplace, suppliers’ or manufacturers’ instructions for the safe use of equipment and clearly communicating relevant and useful information on products and services based on a clear understanding of customers’ needs
In the role you will need to undertake a Level 2 Hair Professional Apprenticeship and successfully complete level 2 qualifications in English and Maths if you don’t already have these.
This is a great opportunity will have a quick turnaround, in line with the college course, so for more information on the role download the job description and person specification attached.
We are one team. We support and motivate each other; we work together and we respect each other. We each have an important role to play.
ACCOUNTABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY
QUALITY AND INNOVATION
HIGH SUPPORT HIGH CHALLENGE
We work tirelessly with staff and partners to drive the behaviours’, supported by strategies, policies and procedures that truly reflect them.
Our Benefits and Opportunities
We pride ourselves on making BCT a great place to work, making sure everyone feels valued and welcomed, with a genuine commitment to keeping our staff safe and well at work. We offer a comprehensive package of support and training at all levels with clear career progression opportunities.
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Interviews will be held at The Standing Ovation Hub, Erdington.
How to apply
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