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Apprenticeship In Hairdressing-Tip Top Hair Design DDS GOODGER LTD.

Tip Top Hair Design is a friendly hair salon for everyone, women, men and children. The have an already great team with over 20+years of experience and now want to add an apprentice to their team.

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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

    Between Mon- Fri 9am - 5pm, Sat -8:30am-5pm; shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    10 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


Are you passionate and enthusiastic about hairdressing? Do you live in the Ashford or surrounding area? This may be just what you are looking for.

Main duties to include:

  • Receptionist
  • Wash/condition hair
  • Mixing colour/prep for stylists
  • Shadowing qualified stylists
  • Day to day cleaning & tidying of salon

A Hair Apprenticeship is diverse and offers you the chance to channel your artistic talent in a creative setting Training and development takes place during this part of the apprenticeship, which includes a qualification.

The on programme learning for this apprenticeship is mainly through the on the job experience with a salon environment, focused on gaining the knowledge and demonstrating the skills in several core areas

20% off the job is required and is covered with theory delivery, shadowing, mentoring and coaching at our sites and in the workplace.

You will also study English and maths at a level to suit you. All Hair Stylists will need to communicate effectively with clients, order stock and calculate pricing

You will attend That Nail Place T/A TNB Skills Training centre in Folkestone every Monday and will be mentored and trained by fully qualified tutors and assessors

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be able to organise yourself
  • Able to complete workload
  • To be able to deal with customers
  • Good time keeping
  • Good customer skills

Personal qualities

  • To work well within a team
  • Dress smart

Desired qualifications

Maths and English GCSE or equivalent A-C/9-4 desired 

Future prospects

  • This employer is looking for a hard working candidate to join their team and a chance to become a top stylist on the floor
  • Once fully qualified, Hair Stylists earn on average £14,000-£30,000 per year

Things to consider

From the 1st April 2021, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for apprentices will increase for young people aged 16-18 and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. The new rate is £4.30 per hour. The new NMW applies to time working plus time spent training as this is also part of the Apprenticeship. Anyone not covered by the age category above will be entitled to the NMW appropriate to his or her age.

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

PLEASE NOTE: The dates as entered for the interview/start dates for this opportunity are to be used as a guide. Interviews will take place as close to this date as is reasonably practical for the employer followed by a start date offered by the employer.

You may be required to work weekends & late evenings and maybe required to complete a work trial day and/ or trade test.

This position is dependent on work experience & GCSE or equivalent grades.

You will also be required to have a pre-screening interview over the phone with one of TNB Skills Training advisers before your details are passed to the employer to ensure you meet their criteria so please expect a call 

About the employer

Tip Top Hair Design, have a great team with over 20+ years of experience and is situated on the out skirts of Ashford. Their hair care includes cutting, colouring (tinting, foiling, ombre) perming, straightening, hair up and bridal hair packages. They welcome women, men and children




Unit 2


TN23 5GR

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Training provider

TNB Skills Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by That Nail Place Ltd

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professional
  • Maths & English Functional Skil
  • Employability Skills to include to be able to demonstrate professionalism and a passion for the industry
  • Using correct behaviours, a communication & safe working practices in the hair industry

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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