Hairdressing Apprentice Decadence Hair and Beauty

A fantastic opportunity to become a Hairdressing Apprentice in Decadence Hair and Beauty, a stylish, contemporary hair salon located in London.

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Closing date: 17 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

    Full time - days TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The objective of Decadence Hair & Beauty is to attract and maintain gifted hair stylists to complement the existing highly trained team. Full training will be given, which will lead to gaining Level 2 qualification in hairdressing.

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 and be of 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 and interested in hairdressing.

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

To gain Level 2 Hairdressing qualification and to become a fully qualified stylist.

Things to consider

From 1st of April 2017 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 or over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. Those between the ages of 19-24 who are in their second year (or third year) need to be paid the National Minimum Wage for their age bracket. In April 2016 the new National Living Wage was implemented and therefore if you are over the age of 25 and in your second or third year of an Apprenticeship you will be entitled to be paid the National Living Wage.

About the employer

Decadence is an elegant hair salon situated on the beautiful Store Street. We pride ourselves on bespoke cutting and colouring services to suit our clients individual needs. We create easy and versatile styles for our clients that can be easily maintained from visit to visit. Spread over two floors, the salons interior is contemporary with a vintage twist, combining modern and antique influences, oozing with serene and calming ambience. In addition to hair cutting and colouring, we offer full range of beauty, nail and massage services.


Decadence Hair and Beauty



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Training provider

If you are looking for a career in hairdressing, Decadence can guide you through the entire process with practical, paid experience within the salon.
Decadence is a vibrant exciting environment that encourages the development of the staff and are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the team. 

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

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: 17 Nov 2017