Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice Y S T Hairdressing

You will be joining our busy salon and will provide a high level of Customer care and satisfaction. You will be responsible for keeping the salon tidy and for assisting the team in the smooth running of the salon. You will also be required to attend Lookfantastic Training centre in Hove one day a week for your training.

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Closing date: 01 Nov 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

    You will be working full time hours which will include some weekend work.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will learn all aspects of hairdressing from basic cuts, shampooing clients hair, reception duties, cleaning, mixing colours and greeting clients.

Learning hairdressing as an apprentice will also give you valuable knowledge of how a salon runs day-to-day.

You will work full time hours including weekends for 4 days.

You will be required to attend Lookfantastic training centre in Hove one day a week to complete your qualification in hairdressing. This will involve a mix of theory and practical lessons and some focused workshops.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Verbal commincation skills
  • Organisational and timekeeping skills
  • The ability to work well within a team

Personal qualities

  • A passion for hairdressing.
  • Friendly and approachable personality with good levels of confidence.
  • Good cusotmer service skills
  • Taking pride in your presentation

Qualifications required

English and Math grade C or equivalent is preferred but we can deliver Functional Skills as part of your course so these are not necessary.

Future prospects

As a level 2 hairdresser you could remain as a stylist within a salon. You could go on to complete your level 3 which would open up your options to running your own column or business, working on a cruise ship or becoming a mobile hairdresser, for example.

About the employer

We are a busy salon based in central Hove. We offer a wide range of hairdressing treatments and you will be welcomed to our friendly team.


Y S T Hairdressing


Church Road



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Training provider

Level 2 Hairdressing

Training will take place in our Hove training centre one day a week. There will be a mix of theory and practical lessons and you will be assessed in the training centre or in your salon.

As a level two you will be learning the basics of hairdressing and of working within a salon. The units you will cover will include a mix of the following: 

Style and finish hair, Set and dress hair, Cut hair using basic techniques, Colour and lighten hair, Advise and consult with clients, Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp, Develop and maintain your effectiveness at work, Relax hair, Perm and neutralise hair, Plait and twist hair, Temporarily attach hair to enhance a style, Remove hair extensions, Fulfil salon reception duties, Cut men's hair using basic techniques

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Rewards Training Recruitment Consultancy


stephanie Lloyd 01273 778631 stephanie.lloyd@lookfantastictraining.com

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Closing date: 01 Nov 2017