Apprentice Hair Stylist

Rock Paper Scissors

Do you have a passion for hair and have a creative flare? Rock Paper Scissors have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Stylist to join their existing team.

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage


Wages explained
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.40 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 £5.55 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £6.95 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

Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration

24 months

Possible start date

14 Mar 2017

Date posted

04 Nov 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number



1 available

As an Apprentice Stylist working alongside a well experienced team, the successful candidate will be taught how to :

  • Fulfil reception duties
  • Advise and consult with clients
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Style and finish hair
  • Set and dress hair
  • Cut hair using a range of techniques
  • Maintain health and safety within the salon by cleaning on a regular basis
  • Promote additional services and products to clients
  • Study for and complete L2 NVQ Hairdressing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work using own initiative
  • Ability to follow instructions accordingly team player

Personal qualities

  • Confident
  • Outgoing
  • Well presented
  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Organised.

Qualifications required

Full training provided throughout the qualification.

Future prospects

For the right person this apprenticeship will lead onto a full time role.

About the employer

Based in the heart of Hasland, Chesterfield Rock Paper Scissors is an established hair salon. The hair salon provides a welcoming and relaxed environment whilst ensuring the highest level of expertise. Their client base is regular and they have a lot of repeat business. Rock Paper Scissors offer hair cutting, colour and unique styling for everyday or special occasions


Rock Paper Scissors


10 The Green



S41 0LJ

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Hairdressing NVQ
  • Technical certificate
  • Functional Skills
  • PLTS
  • ERR workbook - candidate will have full rights and responsibilities as standard employee.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Chesterfield College

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Closing date: 01 Mar 2017