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Hairdressing Apprentice at Retreat Retreat Hairdressing

A unique opportunity to become the next apprentice with our passionate team of stylists at Retreat. If you're eager to learn and willing to work hard then Retreat could be the salon for you!

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Closing date: 10 Feb 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

    Monday to Saturday - to be agreed with salon

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    11 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Apprenticeship duties:

  • Working towards Hair Professional Standard
  • Supporting and assisting stylists
  • Dealing with clients
  • Answering the phone
  • Attending regular training sessions in salon and at JET Hairdressing Academy to achieve Hair Professional qualification and Functional Skills English and maths at Level 2

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Well-mannered
  • Have respect for others
  • Willing to learn new skills

Personal qualities

  • Positive outlook on life
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to show initiative
  • Work independently

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent English Language A*-C or 9-4 preferred
  • GCSE or equivalent maths A*-C or 9-4 preferred

Future prospects

  • Progression from apprentice to stylist for the right applicant

Things to consider

  • Standing for long periods of time, ability to think quickly!
  • At least one late night working in the salon
  • Work based learning apprenticeship
  • Would be advantageous to live within the local area to the salon

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About the employer

Retreat share a passion for hairdressing and a commitment to excellence. We only work with the finest products and employ some of the best hairdressers in Essex. Our team have amassed decades of experience between them, a fantastic salon to start your hairdressing career!


Retreat Hairdressing



High Street


CM12 9BY

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by JET Hairdressing Academy


JET Hairdressing Academy 01268286403

  • Hair professional Level 2 apprenticeship standard 
  • Training delivered in-salon by JET Hairdressing Academy and Retreat
  • Opportunities to attend extra practical seminars at JET in Basildon

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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