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Apprentice Hairdresser Emma’s Cutting Edge

Emma’s Cutting Edge are looking to recruit a friendly, enthusiastic and hardworking apprentice to support them in their busy salon in Nottingham!

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Normal paid holidays for 40hours

    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 9.15-5.00 Tuesday closed Wednesday9.15-5.00 Thursday9.15-5.00 Friday 9.15-6.00 Saturday 9.00-4.00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    05 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Emma’s Cutting Edge are looking to offer an exciting opportunity for an apprenticeship candidatewanting to take their first steps into a career within the hair industry. If you are passionate about
pursuing a career as a hairdresser or stylist, this a fantastic opportunity to apply for!
Day to day duties will include:

  •  Performing reception duties such as answering telephone calls and making appointments-
  • Meeting and Greeting clients, making refreshments and providing hospitality
  • Maintaining client records
  • Selling and recommending retail products
  • Cleaning the salon work areas and equipment
  • Talking to clients about their requirements
  • Carry out hair


styling functions such as: 

  • Dry and style hair using brushes, combs, straightening irons and other equipment
  •  Shampoo, Condition, Treat Hair & Scalp
  • Change Hair Colours
  • Set and Dress Hair
  •  Style and finish Hair
  •  Basic Hair cutting using clippers, scissors or razors


This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at theemployer’s address. You will only need to attend college in Nottingham City Centre for initial
assessments, enrolment and once a week on a Monday for training

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Practical and Theory training at our City Centre Wheeler Gate Salon 1 day per week. Level 2 Hair professional standard -
Functional Skills English and Maths (Level 1 or Level 2 is required )

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completionof theapprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Enthusiastic, Personable, Reliable


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 9-3/ A*-D) Desired

Things to consider

Skills required: Good communication skills A genuine interest in pursuing a career in hairdressing Punctual Works well as part of a team

About the employer

We are a friendly busy salon that specialises in colouring and creative styles. We use top quality products and colour systems to achieve these high end hairstyles. We always provide excellent customer service which makes us a popular choice of salon with our clientele. If your ambitious, creative and love to produce some fantastic styles with a great team then you will fit right in at Emma's Cutting Edge


Emma’s Cutting Edge





NG15 6NT

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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