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Apprentice Hair Professional Mary Abiodun - T/A Afrotec Hair & Beauty

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, hardworking individual to work for a vibrant salon in Boston. You'll be learning all there is to know about the hairdressing industry from qualified, skilled stylists, with extra training and support from the team at Boston College.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Day to day duties may include but not be limited to:

  • Style, finish, set and dress hair
  • Cut hair using a variety of current techniques
  • Colour and lighten hair
  • Advise and consult with clients
  • Wash, shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Promote and up-sell additional services and products
  • Reception duties - answering calls & booking appointments as well as meeting and greeting our clients
  • Stock control of products
  • Attend your training at Boston College one day per week, keeping up to date with all assessment and portfolio requirements

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Be willing and able to follow instructions from others

Personal qualities

  • Passion for hairdressing 
  • Polite and well-mannered on the telephone and in person 
  • Well presented at all times 

Desired qualifications

3 GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) including maths and English.

Future prospects

Successful completion of the Hairdressing Apprenticeship should enable you to apply for general employment in hairdressing salons, work as a mobile hairdresser or become a salon owner.

Things to consider

Due to the high number of applications, we may close this vacancy early, therefore your early application is advised.

About the employer

Afro and European Hair Salon.


Mary Abiodun - T/A Afrotec Hair & Beauty



George Street


PE21 8XF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Boston College


Hannah Stringer 01205 313238

Level 2 Hair Professional apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing)
  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

During your apprenticeship you will cover the following:

  • Health and safety
  • Shampoo and condition
  • Consultation
  • Cutting
  • Colouring
  • Style and finish

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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