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Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice Joseph William Charles Thompson

The successful candidate will be expected to display a high of professionalism. You must possess good communication skills as dealing with the public is paramount. The suitable candidate must show passion for the industry. You will be expected to meet and greet clients, assist stylists, reception, cleaning duties, training.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


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  • Working week

    Working days and times to be confirmed by employer.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is a well-established stylist based in Great Harwood. 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

  • The employer would prefer some basic skills in shampooing and blow-drying
  • Self-motivation and a willingness to learn are essential.

Personal qualities

  • Professionalism
  • Interest
  • Cleanliness
  • Timekeeping
  • Punctuality

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs (or equivalent) in English and Maths, grades A (7) – C (4) preferred; however, Functional Skills can be gained in college if these cannot be produced.

Future prospects

  • Progression to Level 3
  • Employed
  • Self-employed within the salon

Things to consider

  • There may be at least one late night per week and Saturday/Sunday 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

This is a well-established, busy salon based in Great Harwood. The team have a high standard of professionalism and customer service and are looking to recruit a hairdressing apprentice to join their team.


Joseph William Charles Thompson



Queen Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College


Apprenticeship Team 01254 292500

  • Hair Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required)

You will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon.

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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