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Hair Professional Standard Level 2 Apprenticeship Meraki Lifestyle Salon and Spa

Meraki Lifestyle and Spa (formerly known as Amanda Marsden) Exeter are excited to be offering an Apprenticeship opportunity in their newly styled Salon and Spa. If you are looking for excellent training in a beautiful ambient environment then this is apprenticeship is for you.

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

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Closing date: 30 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

    Monday to Friday 8am to 7pm Thursday 8am to 8pm Saturday 9am to 6pm Possible late training night.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Meeting and greeting clients and offering refreshments
  • Booking appointments
  • Shampooing and Conditioning
  • Blowdrying and Styling
  • Colour and lightening using a variety of techniques
  • Supporting other stylists

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

Alongside practical training you’ll study hairdressing topics such as hair and skin testing, the effects of chemicals on hair and skin, and the principles of hair colour selection, alongside environmental and sustainable working practices. There’s also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types. 

You will be required to attend weekly college masterclasses to cover additional practical training alongside structured theory sessions to enable you to cover the Level 2 Hair Professional Standard requirements.

Training will be delivered at Skills Group Hair Academy, 134 Fore Street, Exeter. EX4 3AN

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Having completed the Level 2 qualification, there will be an opportunity to work towards an Advanced and Creative Hair Professional Level 3 to further enhance your skills.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


Other No prior qualifications are required. (Grade N/A) Desired

About the employer

THE SALON Meraki prides itself on driving the ultimate premium guest service, ensuring each and every experience is delivered with soul, creativity and love. Aligned with Aveda, this truly does allow them to make every guest interaction one that is memorable and authentic. A beautiful ambient environment that has been created by the highly skilled Meraki team,


Meraki Lifestyle Salon and Spa


74 Queen Street



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Training provider



01752 332442

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Aug 2022