Apprenticeship in Hairdressing Maher East Salons Limited

A fantastic opportunity to become a Hairdressing Apprentice in Saks Hair, a stylish, contemporary hair salon located in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.

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Closing date: 29 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

    Full time - days TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentice in Hairdressing required to work in a busy salon. This post will gain you valuable industry experience while you also receive training from Saks Education.

Duties include:

  • Reception answering telephone enquiries,
  • Greeting customers
  • Assisting stylists
  • Shampooing and general salon duties.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • No experience required as full training will be given
  • Must have good customer service skills
  • Smart appearance as this is a customer facing role
  • Duties involve assisting the stylists
  • Keeping the salon tidy
  • Plus all other associated duties as required

Personal qualities

  • Hard-working
  • Honest
  • Reliable
  • Eager to learn 
  • Interested in hairdressing

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required

Future prospects

To gain Level 2 and 3 qualifications in Hairdressing and to become a fully qualified stylist.

About the employer

The salon, at 26 Warwick Road, owned by James Maher, from London, who has been hairdressing for 13 years and trained at a world renowned salon in Mayfair. James has also worked for many other industry giants, and has coiffed the hair of a number of high profile celebrities, including Liz Hurley, Sophie Dahl, The Saturdays, Leona Lewis, Dan Stevens, Carol Vorderman and Kelly Brook. James has worked as a hairdresser on X Factor, for Britain’s Next Top Model and is a regular at London Fashion Week. He’s done shoots for a range of leading magazines and newspapers, including Tatler, Vogue, Elle, The Sunday Times, The Mirror, Daily Mail and OK! Magazine.


Maher East Salons Limited



Warwick Road



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Training provider

Training to be provided in salon and Level 2 in Hairdressing delivered on site by Saks Education Educator.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Saks Education Ltd


Amy Donlan 01325 341596

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017