Apprentice Hairdresser The Refinery

An exciting opportunity for a Hair Stylist Apprentice in a salon in Higham Ferrers with potential for progression onto Level 3.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 Oct 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

    40 hours a week various shifts Monday to Saturday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Assisting stylists with all aspects of hairdressing
  • Cleaning
  • Meeting and greeting clients
  • Making appointments
  • Making refreshments for customers
  • Shampooing hair

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator
  • Natural aptitude towards hairdressing

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Presentable
  • Personable
  • Professional
  • Desire to achieve
  • Good timekeeper

Qualifications required

  • None required

Future prospects

Progression to level 3, potential full-time stylist.

Things to consider

Location may be challenging if using public transport. Personal contact details will be passed onto employers when you apply for an apprenticeship vacancy with Northampton College.

About the employer

Busy High Street salon with 4 staff in Higham Ferrers Unisex hairdressers; nail services. Signature Salon Paul Mitchell. Morroccan oil specialist; Tangle Teezer stockist.


The Refinery



Market Square


NN10 8BP

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location

Training provider

  • Day release college
  • work based learning
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills
  • NVQ2 Hairdressing

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northampton College


Lysette Ellis 01604 736553

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 Oct 2017