Hairdressing Apprentice Indigo

Indigo Hairdressing in Loughborough are looking for a hardworking, outgoing and enthusiastic Hairdressing Apprentice to join their salon in Loughborough town centre. The ideal candidate will be creative, personable, and work well as part of a team.

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Closing date: 28 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

    Tuesday-Saturday 37.5 hours p/w between the hours of 9.00am and 7.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Carry out all duties taking into account Health & Safety procedures. 

Developing in all aspects of the following:- 

  • Cutting
  • Colouring
  • Blow drying and finishing
  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Setting and finishing
  • Hair perming (optional)

You will be expected to work every Saturday (unless booked off as holiday).

During this Apprenticeship, you will spend a lot of time on your feet and it is important that you look smart and have a professional appearance at all times. Having excellent communication skills is essential to the role, as you will need to understand exactly what clients want, and you will have to deliver great customer service at all times.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Creative
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Hardworking
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Professional at all times
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Good time-keeping skills
  • Be prepared to be on your feet for the majority of the time

Personal qualities

  • Well presented
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Willing to learn

Qualifications required

GCSE (or equivalent) Grade E or above in Maths & English

Future prospects

Opportunity for the right candidate to become a permanent member of the team.

Things to consider

You will be required to attend Loughborough College once a week if you require Functional Skills

About the employer

Indigo Hair in Loughborough.




A 16


LE11 5BL

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Training provider

Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship:

  • Level 2 Hairdressing Diploma
  • Functional Skills in Maths & English
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College


Apprenticeship Team 01509 515461

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017