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Apprentice Hairdressing Technician THE SALON ON THE GREEN LIMITED

We have an apprentice opportunity at our salon based in Buckden. This position will suit either a new apprentice looking to start their career, or a candidate looking to complete their Level 2 Apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 07 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

    Monday: Venue closed / day off or day release CRC, Tuesday: 9.00am - 6.00pm, Wednesday: 9.00am - 6.00pm, Thursday 10.00am - 7.00pm, Friday: 9.00am - 6.00pm, Saturday: 9.00am - 4.00pm, Sunday: Venue closed / day off.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    07 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Salon responsibilities will include:

  • Greeting clients as they arrive
  • Dealing with payments and appointment bookings
  • Shampooing, draping and brushing out a client's hair before the cut or style
  • Preparing colour treatments
  • Supplying refreshments to clients
  • Maintaining the presentation of the salon at all times
  • No previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Passionate for great customer service
  • Has a creative flair and passionate to learn the hairdressing profession
  • Is presentable in appearance
  • You will be able to work as part of a small and successful team

Personal qualities

  • Presentable
  • Approachable
  • Good time keeping
  • Is trustworthy

Desired qualifications

Must have a minimum of Grades 3/D in both GCSE English and maths (or the equivalent). 

Future prospects

This Apprenticeship (at Level 2) could lead to a permanent Hairdressing Technician role and the chance to continue on to a Level 3.

Things to consider

You will be working in the salon 4 days a week with 1 day a week at Cambridge Regional College.

The hairdressing profession is a creative and rewarding industry and the employer will provide close mentoring support to progress to become qualified. The very nature of the job role as a hairdresser means being active for long periods and good body posture is important. Will be required to work Saturdays and extended shifts during the week.

About the employer

Located within the village of Buckden near St Neots, The Salon on The Green is an established hairdressing business that has built-up a professional reputation for creative styles and a friendly service. The successful candidate will be closely mentored and also will gain valuable industry experience working alongside a small team of qualified hair technicians.




B 4

St. Neots

PE19 5SU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Cambridge Regional College


Camilla 07814 507777

  • You will be undertaking a Level 2 Apprenticeship to become a Hair Professional, with opportunities to progress on to Level 3 for the right candidate
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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