Hairdressing Apprentice Beverley Wyllie & Paige Wyllie

Here at Mirror Mirror we have an excellent opportunity for a Hairdressing Apprentice to join our team. The apprentice will undertake general cleaning and reception duties as well as learning key hairdressing skills and techniques.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 08 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday – College Tuesday – 9:00am-4:00pm Wednesday – Day off Thursday – 9:00am-5:00pm Friday – 9:00am-5:00pm Saturday – 9:00am-2:00pm

    Total hours per week: 34.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    28 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to:

  • Answer the telephone to book appointments and answer queries
  • Greet clients into the salon
  • Making refreshments for clients
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy by sweeping and general upkeep
  • Assist stylists
  • Progression to cutting, colouring, blow drying and putting hair up

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Motivated to learn new skills and techniques
  • Professional attitude
  • Good timekeeping skills
  • Able to use initiative
  • Creative

Personal qualities

  • Presentable
  • Hold a genuine interest in hairdressing
  • Enthusiastic
  • Friendly and hardworking personality

Qualifications required

  • GCSE A*-D in English and Maths (or equivalent) is required

Future prospects

To become qualified and to progress to level 3.

Things to consider

All applications should be made through the Stephenson College website and under no circumstances should a direct approach to the employer be made. Any direct approaches will result in your application NOT being considered for selection. From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. The successful candidate must be able to travel to both work and college for the duration of the apprenticeship. As part of the application process, candidates will also be required to attend a session at Stephenson College to undertake diagnostic testing and an initial interview for the position. The successful candidate will be required to attend Stephenson College on a day-release basis.

About the employer

Mirror Mirror is a small family run business ran by a mother and daughter team in the heart of Measham. We offer a range of services in our friendly and busy salon to a wide range of clients.


Beverley Wyllie & Paige Wyllie


76 High Street



DE12 7HZ

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Training provider

  • Day release at Stephenson College
  • NVQ
  • Technical Certificate
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Stephenson College


Apprenticeship Department 01530519001

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Sep 2017