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Hairdressing Apprentice A Partnership Called Fish Limited

Exciting opportunity to join a popular, fast paced salon in Ivybridge. Are you looking to start your career in the hair or beauty business? If you are someone who has an interest in working in the industry, is confident and takes pride in their appearance and is a great team player this might just be the opportunity you have been waiting for.

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Closing date: 27 Sep 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

    Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Youll be expected to:

  • To provide excellent client care at all times
  • To meet and greet clients, offer refreshments, assist them as required
  • Accompany the client from reception to their treatment room and advise the therapist of their arrival
  • Ensure the treatment room is welcoming, clean and tidy and prepared to an acceptable standard in line with the company’s guidelines
  • Ensure the clients comfort and experience of their visit reflects the high standards and expectation of both the client and the company
  • To undertake all housekeeping duties to ensure the safety, cleanliness and high hygiene standards expected by the company
  • To manage clients appointments, take payments and handle incoming calls, emails and online bookings swiftly and professionally
  • To work closely alongside the Therapist team to gain experience and on the job training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, a cheerful and welcoming persona, excellent conversational skills along with the ability to hold conversation with clients of all ages and backgrounds, a sound appreciation of appropriate conversation and behaviour within the salon environment, high personal hygiene standards

Personal qualities

  • To take pride in your appearance and present yourself at all times in a smart and professional manner with particular attention to your personal appearance, hair, makeup, finger nails, and uniform

Desired qualifications

  • Good maths and English skills (A*-C / 9-4 in both subjects or equivalent is preferable)

Future prospects

  • To gain full time employment

Things to consider

  • Hospitality can be a very challenging yet rewarding industry to work in, working 12 hour shifts on your feet all day can be physically demanding
  • Maintaining a cheerful persona and your personal  appearance throughout the entirety of your shift can be tiring and draining

About the employer

A friendly modern salon based in the heart of Ivybridge.


A Partnership Called Fish Limited


Westbeer House

Fore Street


PL21 9AE

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Devon College


Lucy Wallace

  • Hair Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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