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Apprentice Hairdresser Uppercut Hair Group Hair Academy

Uppercut hair group has fantastic opportunities in Romford for the right individuals to join a professional, friendly salon. You will be enthusiastic, motivated, able to work well with people and have great communication skills. You will receive excellent training in all areas of hairdressing.

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Closing date: 21 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

    40 hours per week to include a Saturday and potentially one late evening, on a rota basis. Total hours per week: 40.00 Shifts TBA

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

We are looking for an Apprentice!

We have immediate vacancies for an exceptional Apprentice Hairdresser, who have a passion for wanting to become a Hairdresser.

The Apprenticeship training programme will last 18 – 24 months and you will progress towards achieving The Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing) Level 2 Apprenticeship standard with the opportunity to advance to the Senior Hair Professional Standard (Hairdressing) Level 3 Apprenticeship. There will be an initial 12 week probationary period.

You will train one day a week in our Romford Academy working towards achieving your Apprenticeship qualification as well as continuing your training in your salon.

We do not require you to have prior experience or GCSEs, or equivalents, - we need your passion to want to succeed in this vibrant creative industry. You need to be well presented, have a fantastic attitude and be reliable team player.

As an Apprentice Hairdresser you will be required to: 

  • Meet and greet customers
  • Shampoo and conditioner customers’ hair
  • Maintain a clean salon
  • Provide refreshments to the customers
  • Reception duties
  • Prepare customers for the stylists to cut, tint hair etc.
  • As you develop skills you may be given the opportunity to style hair, apply tint and colour

Your training will require you to demonstrate a competence in shampooing and conditioning, cutting hair, tinting hair, styling hair, setting and dressing hair plus reception duties. Your skills and competence will be assessed on paying customers, either in our academy or in the workplace (salon).

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good people skills

Personal qualities

  • Very good work attitude
  • Good Time Keeping

Desired qualifications

  • None required

Future prospects

  • Working within the company as a stylist

Things to consider

  • You will have to work on a Saturday

About the employer

Uppercut hair group are an award winning salon group, we have been at the top of the hairdressing profession for over the past 30 years. We have a reputation for quality, creative style and colour, combined with award-winning training and brilliant customer service to give our customers the best result every time.


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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by MOMENTUM TRAINING AND CONSULTANCY LTD

Apprenticeships combine on-the-job and off-the-job training. This means you'll spend time in a hairdressing salon working and learning the relevant skills to develop your competence in hairdressing. You will attend our academy in Romford one day a week where you will gain an understanding of the knowledge and practical skills associated with hairdressing, have an opportunity to work with real clients and real products as well as vital skills such as customer care, teamwork and retail skills including studying to achieve your

  • Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals 
  • Including
  • Cutting
  • Colouring
  • Hair Up
  • Gents Cutting and clipper work
  •  Functional Skill in English & maths at Level 1 (if required)

Apprenticeships are a work-based qualification that is designed to ensure that at the end of your apprenticeship programme you are job ready.

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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