Apprentice Hairdresser BHF Group

The BHF group was established over thirty years ago, and is based in Surrey. We have five salons, all of which boast a very friendly team of stylists. With close links to Wella UK, our stylists are all trained to the very highest possible standard.

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Closing date: 25 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    40 hours including college and one evening.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Unknown Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As the salon apprentice your role will encompass all areas of the salon. You will answer phones, book in clients, meet and greet clients in reception. You will make sure every element of the clients experience is met. As a hairdressing apprentice, you will be responsible for making sure the salon is kept clean and tidy at all times. You will sweep up hair, polish mirrors and make sure all shelves are clean and fully stocked. You role will develop through shadowing and learning from the more senior stylists, washing and conditioning hair and learning the various blow-drying technics, moving on to learn about colour, by starting to mix up and prepare colour to assist the stylists with the application of colour. As you develop skills you will start learning basic cutting technics.

As your skills develop you will learn techniques including application of colour, styling and eventually cutting. Hours will include Saturdays and one evening a week.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No experience necessary, but friendly and enthusiastic attitude is essential along with a desire to work in Hairdressing.

Personal qualities

Candidates must be reliable, punctual, hardworking, presentable and creative.

Qualifications required

You will have Maths and/or English A-C (9-4) GCSEs or equvialent. The other will be no lower than a D (3)

Future prospects

To become a fully qualified stylist and eventually lead onto management.

Things to consider

From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

The BHF group is one of the oldest and largest privately owned hairdressing groups in Southern England. We now have five salons, one in Weybridge plus salons in Addlestone, Hersham, Molesey and Hampton Court. BHF Weybridge is the flagship of the company and Andrew Nash, the managing director of the company is a very talented hairdresser and is based there. Andrew is also an expert in hair extensions and has trained all of the other salons personally to his high standards ensuring the brand image is upheld across Surrey.


BHF Group


1A Temple Market

Queens Road


KT13 9DL

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Training provider

Every help will be offered plus day release to gain your Apprenticeship in Hairdressing NVQ level 2, Technical Certificate level 2 and Key Skills (Communication level 2 and Application of Number level 1 as required).

Apprenticeship standard

Hair and Beauty > Hair Professional

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Kingston College


Rebecca Dalton

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply by uploading your CV as a word or pdf document, applications received with CVs in another formats or with no CV may be rejected.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Aug 2017