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Apprentice Hair Professional Level 2 Icon Hair

We are looking for a hairdressing apprentice to join our friendly team at Icon Hair. You will be supporting the hair team in the essential day to day running of the salon. Helping us to provide an excellent customer experience.

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Closing date: 28 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

    Tuesday to Saturday. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will be training and working towards a Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship. Everyday duties will eventually include shampooing, applying treatments, blow drying and setting. Training will be provided on model clients where you will learn to colour and cut hair to a very high standard.

Other duties will include:

  • Occasional reception duties
  • To assist in the salon doing general housekeeping (cleaning)
  • Meeting and greeting clients in a polite and efficient manner
  • Carrying out shampooing and conditioning services for clients
  • Helping senior colleagues with clients
  • Making sure that the salon is tidy and clean at all times

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • You will need to be punctual
  • You will need to be organised and efficient
  • Able to maintain a professional manner at all times.

Personal qualities

  • A passion for Hairdressing
  • Bubbly outgoing personality
  • Confident and friendly personality
  • Professional appearance
  • Able to work with a wide range of people
  • Able to work as part of a team

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grade 4/C or above in maths and English or equivalent, this can also be picked up alongside the qualification

Future prospects

Once you are a qualified Level 2 Hairdresser you have an opportunity to progress onto an NVQ level 3 Hairdressing qualification. Following this you may be offered the opportunity to become a Graduate Stylist

Things to consider

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:


About the employer

Icon Salon has been established at this address for 3 years, we pride ourselves on giving excellent customer service. We are a Redken appointed salon.


Icon Hair


Westbridge Park



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Yeovil College


Michelle Rogers +447880476072

As part of this Apprenticeship you will undertake the following core skills and knowledge for L2 Hair Professional, including;

  • Professionalism and values
  • Behaviours and communication
  • Safe working practices and consultation
  • Mandatory occupational skills
  • Shampooing and treat the hair and scalp
  • Cut hair
  • Style and finish hair
  • Colour and lighten hair

Functional skills English and maths (if required).

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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