Apprentice Hairdresser Joanna Carr

Working as an Apprentice Hairdresser in this busy Haxby based salon, you will learn all aspects of hairdressing.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £121.50 - £211.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage rates are £4.05 an hour for 16 - 17 year olds, £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

    Minimum 30hrs per week to include Saturdays and 1 day at College

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    05 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    20 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an apprntice in this busy salon you will learn all aspects of ladies and gents hairdressing.  Your dality duties will include:

  • Reception work to include greeting clients, answering telephone & making appointments.
  • Shampooing clients
  • Keeping salon clean & tidy
  • Assisting the sylists to learn all aspects of unisex hairdressing to become a qualified hairstylist.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A keen interest in hairdressing
  • Ability to communicate well both face to face and by telephone
  • Ability to work under pressure when required
  • Ability to follow instructions from stylists.

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn new skills
  • Hardworking and good work ethic
  • Friendly personality.

Qualifications required

For a Hairdressing Professional (Level 2) you should ideally have a minimum of 3 GCSEs at grade D or above (or equivalent) including Maths and English (grade 3+).

Future prospects

Opportunity to progress on to level 3 qualification.

Things to consider

This will involve working on Saturdays as this is a busy day in the Hairdressing industry. You will also be on your feet a lot of the time. You will initially be contacted by York College to discuss this role and if they are unable to contact you will not be put forward for this role. The salon is situated in Haxby but is on an excellent bus route from York city centre. Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.40 per hour from 1st October 2016. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

Renaissance Hair Design is a busy local salon based in Haxby that is looking for an enthusiastic apprentice who is keen to learn all aspects of the hairdressing industry.


Joanna Carr



Oak Tree Lane


YO32 2YL

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Training provider

Qualification and Level

Level 2 Apprenticeship in Hairdressing (Standard)

What will be studied?

Units include:

• Professionalism and standards

• Behaviour and communication

• Safe working practises

• Consultation

• Shampoo and condition hair

• Cut hair using a variety of techniques

• Set and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks

• Change Hair using a variety of techniques

• Perming hair

Additional study

English and maths. Students without Level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level and take a test for Level 2 English and maths prior to the end-point assessment.


Apprenticeship standard

Hair and Beauty > Hair Professional

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by York College


Leanne Jenkins 01904 770368

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017