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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice The Hair Gallery

The successful applicant will work in this well established salon based on the outskirts of Blackburn. Main duties are: assisting the stylist, reception duties, cleaning rota duties and continuing your training.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 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 - Saturday with various shift patterns, including day-release in college

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The Hair Gallery is a well-established salon based on the outskirts of Blackburn. With a high standard of professionalism and customer service we are looking to recruit a hairdressing apprentice to join our team.

As an Apprentice you will receive training in all aspects of Hairdressing and will assist the stylists in the day to day running of the salon.

The apprentice will be expected to:

  • Meet and greet clients
  • Assisting stylists
  • Reception duties
  • Cleaning duties
  • Training

The stylists will expect you to work closely alongside them observing assisting with;

  • Colouring, shampooing and blow-drying.
  • Providing outstanding customer service to clients in the salon
  • Performing reception duties
  • Shampoo and conditioning client’s hair
  • Shadowing the senior stylist
  • Maintaining salon health and safety – including maintaining and cleaning the salon
  • Performing hair colouring to clients

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly
  • Confident
  • Organised
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Flexible

Personal qualities

  • Good time keeping
  • Smart appearance
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • Will need to pass an initial assessment at Blackburn College

Future prospects

There could be scope to progression onto Level 3, possible permanent employment, or you could become self employed within a salon.

Things to consider

  • There may be at least one late night per week and Saturday work.
  • Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

About the employer

The Hair Gallery is a well-established salon based on the outskirts of Blackburn.


The Hair Gallery






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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College


Apprenticeship Team 01254292500

  • All aspects of N.V.Q Level 2 Hairdressing will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon
  • N.V.Q Level 1 Functional skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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