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Apprentice Hair Professional Turning heads

Are you looking for a career in Hairdressing? Turning Heads are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable individual to learn the skills of hairdressing within their Mapperley salon.

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Closing date: 20 Jan 2022

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

    Minimum 30 hours per week Monday to Saturday shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Day to day duties will include:

  • Maintain the cleanliness of the salon throughout the day
  • Preparing clients for their services
  • Shampoo, condition and rinse hair 
  • Reception duties such as answering telephone calls and making appointments
  • Colouring, styling and cutting the hair
  • Assisting and observing the stylists to gain knowledge on the different techniques

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Be willing and able to follow instructions from others

Personal qualities

  • Must have a passion for hairdressing
  • Be polite and well-mannered on the telephone and in person 
  • Well presented at all times 
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Be willing and able to follow instructions from others
  • Be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Hard working and reliable

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

To progress onto the advanced apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please be aware that when working as a Hairdressing Apprentice, part of your daily jobs will include cleaning and tidying the salon.

This type of work can be demanding and strenuous and requires long hours of activity.

About the employer

TURNING HEADS is a forward thinking salon, offering both hair and beauty services. We pride ourselves on our a wide range of services which we offer to meet the needs of our diverse and ever growing client group. We constantly develop and add to what we do and aim high for customer satisfaction- our reviews speak for themselves!

Our well qualified and experienced hair team offer a superb service whether it be cutting and styling or advising upon the right colour to compliment you and your hairstyle. At Turning Heads we strive to create hairstyles that work and hairstyles that wow!


Turning heads



Woodborough Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by NHTA Limited.

  • Level 2 Hair Professional
  • Practical and theory training at our City Centre Academy
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Functional Skills English and maths (if applicable)

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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