Hairdressing Apprentice THE SALON ST ALBANS LIMITED

Hairdressing apprentices will be required to assist experienced stylists in all aspects of work that they do which can include colouring, cutting or styling hair whilst ensuring the stylists are able to work in a clean & tidy environment.

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

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 40 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    26 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Assist experienced Stylists in all aspects of work that they do which can included:

  • Cutting
  • Colouring
  • Styling.
  • Shampooing clients hair
  • Making tea, coffee
  • Sweeping hair & ensuring the stylists are able to work in a clean & tidy environment.
  • Looking after clients
  • Welcoming clients
  • Taking their coats etc.
  • Maintaining equipment & stock
  • Sterilising hair brushes & other equipment
  • Refilling replenishing stock.
  • Assisting at front desk
  • Meet & greet clients
  • Take phone calls
  • Bookings.

This will involve:

  • Sweeping clean the salon floor of cut hair

Cleaning away client';s finished coffee cups, helping keep the main reception desk clear etc Apprentices will be expected to welcome customers, hang up their coats for them in the cloakroom as well as get them refreshments.

Getting clients ready for their hair treatment will be in helping them on with their gown and taking them to the shampooing station where you will shampoo, rinse and condition the clients hair in advance of their hair cut by the qualified stylists.

Apprentices will often be responsible for sterilising scissors & other cutting equipment, refilling bottles & replenishing stock.

You will be fully expected to help out on the reception, perhaps filling in when the receptionist is out at lunch or absent through sickness or holiday leave.

Typical reception duties include taking salon bookings, processing payments & retailing hair care products.

Tuesday 9am - 6pm Wednesday 9am - 6pm Thursday 12pm - 9pm Friday 9am - 6pm Saturday 8:30am - 5pm 1 day off (dependant on college day) Each working includes 1 hour lunch break You must arrive to work 15mins prior to your start time.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Self-motivated and have the ability to take the initiative.
  • Work well within a team.

Personal qualities

Candidates to be organised & have good communication skills when serving customers or undertaking reception work.

Qualifications required

A - D in maths and english or equivilent

Future prospects

As per our companies policies you would be eligible to the following benefits: 6.00+ per hour (40 hours pw)

10% performance bonus of your sales made each month (ex VAT)

28 days of annual paid holiday

Training with Loreal through your career with us (usually after being with the company 6+ months)

In Salon Training - developing your current skills along with any new techniques that can be taught in salon.

Opportunity to develop to a more Senior Level

Salary review every 12 months (April)

Always guaranteed to have your birthday off

About the employer

The Salon St Albans, where we create hair and beauty experiences which accentuate our clients’ intrinsic beauty and enhance their personal style. Whether they want to gently evolve, subtly maintain, or completely transform, we will listen carefully, and use our intuition and expertise to create a look that is inherently yours. We are a signature Salon backed by L’oreal professional for our training and support. We only partner with the best brands within the industry; Loreal Professional Colour, Kerestase, Decelor, OPI, CND Shellac & St Tropez. Our business here at The Salon St Albans is focused & committed to cater to our clients.




127 Hatfield Road

St Albans


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Training provider

  • Level 2 apprenticeship in hairdressing
  • Employee rights and responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oaklands College


Abigail Harrison

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply via GetMyFirstJob - applications come through to the provider, are prescreened by a telephone interview.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Sep 2017