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Hairdressing Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship Diva Hair Design

An exciting opportunity to join a creative team of stylists who are keen to help you achieve your career in hairdressing whilst you train one day a week at The Hair Academy

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    Full time working 4 days a week in salon with one day a week at The Hair Academy. Shifts to be confirmed at interview but may include evenings & weekends

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    27 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Client care
  • Shampooing, treatments, colour removal
  • Basic reception tasks
  • Assisting stylists
  • One day a week training at The Hair Academy

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

  • Hair Professional Level 2 - City & Guilds
  • Weekly training @ The Hair Academy Ashford
  • In salon training with experienced stylists
  • In salon training with visiting professionals ie. Paul Mitchell, Wella etc.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Salon manager
  • Colourist
  • Cutting specialist
  • Wedding or occasion hair
  • Training & assessing
  • Salon owner

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade E / 2 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade E / 2 or above) Desired

Things to consider

Hairdressing is physically & mentally hard work. You will need a real commitment and passion for hairdressing to succeed but when you do you will be rewarded with a loyal clientele and a building column plus working in a fun and fashionable industry.

About the employer

The highest professional standards and the very latest hairdressing trends and techniques – that’s Diva Hair Design. We’re a friendly team at Diva, with a talent for innovative cuts and colour. With a stylish, contemporary salon in the heart of Hythe - The Diva philosophy? It’s really quite simple. We want you to look and feel your best.


Diva Hair Design




CT21 5JR

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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