Hairdressing Apprentice Along Came Polly

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to undertake an Apprenticeship in Hairdressing in the South West. PGL Training will support you throughout your Apprenticeship. The opportunities of working within this salon are endless.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week


    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    04 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice your duties will include:

  • Meeting and greeting clients in a polite and efficient manner.
  • Scheduling Salon appointments onto the online and paper base diary.
  • Dealing with incoming phone calls.
  • Carrying out shampooing and conditioning services for clients.
  • Helping colleagues with clients.
  • Making sure that the salon is tidy and clean at all times.
  • Filing and photocopying.
  • Removing colours.
  • Neutralising perms.

You will be assisting stylists in ensuring that all clients are given the highest levels of customer service with special attention to comfort and friendliness. You will also generate and promote a professional working atmosphere and assist stylists in advising clients in all aspects of services available, including advising clients of all products, tools and equipment available for retail.

You will have your own personal Assessor who will support you throughout your Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The successful apprentices will need to be familiar with current trends within the hairdressing and fashion industry. You will need to be highly motivated and enthusiastic about Hairdressing with a friendly personality to interact efficiently with customers and colleagues. You need to have a real passion for the business, be friendly and willing to work hard. You need to be self driven and have an enthusiastic approach to work with a desire to succeed in Hairdressing.

Personal qualities

  • You should have a helpful and friendly approach.
  • A professional appearance is essential.
  • You should be interested in the Hairdressing industry.
  • Kind and polite.
  • Being able to work as part of a team.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Keen to learn. 
  • Sincere.
  • Honest.
  • Understanding.
  • Loyal.
  • Truthful.
  • Trustworthy.
  • Dependable.

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required however the willingness to learn is essential. You will be completing Functional Skills Maths and English as part of your qualification.

Future prospects

Through having completed the level 2 qualification in Hairdressing, you will then have the opportunity to progress onto the advanced Level 3 apprenticeship. There may be a chance of full time employment for the right person.

Things to consider

Working in a salon is tiring and means being active all day. Being on time is especially important as you don’t want to keep clients waiting and you must be flexible and be prepared to be working long hours.

About the employer

Along Came Polly has been brought to Lyme Regis to fill a gap in the market, with a great deal of experience in London. The salon gives an up to date service, based on excellent customer care, with a wide selection of magazines and a vast drinks menu for your comfort and relaxation.The salon is designed for a relaxing experience, with a light and airy colour scheme, and comfortable basin area, all you need to do is tell us what you want and let us create it for you. The team have extensive colour knowledge and have regular training to keep them up-to-date. We pride ourselves on being the best, and believe that by us enjoying our work, you get the benefits, as it is reflected in our attitude towards your finished result.


Along Came Polly



Drakes Way

Lyme Regis


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Training provider

  • Diploma for Hair Professionals–Hairdressing. 
  • Maths Functional Skills Level 1 or 2 ( If required).
  • English Functional Skills Level 1 or 2 ( If required).

Apprenticeship standard

Hair and Beauty > Hair Professional

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by P G L Construction Training


Alberto Pitocco

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2017