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Hairdressing Apprentice ELWOODS HAIR LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice hairdresser to join our fun and friendly team. This is a good opportunity to learn as you earn.

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon to Sat with a day off during the week (on a rota basis). Hours vary weekly with evenings and on a rota basis. Exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 29

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Meeting and greeting clients
  • Help with general cleaning and tidying of salon
  • Making teas and coffees
  • Assisting hairdressers
  • Reception work
  • Practical and theory training

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

  • There will be training provided daily, this will be through watching, learning and assisting other hairdressers
  • Practical training on models and mannequins
  • Attend Bucks College Group at the Aylesbury Campus one day per week for theory and practical training, working towards your Level 2 Hair Professional qualification

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Become a fully qualified hairdresser trained to a high standard.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Reliable, Hard working, Willing to learn, Discreet, Able to work alone


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3/D) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential

Things to consider

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT MEET THE QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS. All shortlisted applicants will be expected to: Confirm their ability to travel to and from this place of work Have a passion to study the qualification and a good understanding of the profession Research the company before applying for this vacancy Applicants will be expected to have researched how they will get to and from work taking into account access to own transport or public transport and the associated costs. The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £4.81 per hour as of 1st of April 2022. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are currently £6.83 an hour for 18-20 year olds; £9.18 for anyone aged 21 to 22 and £9.50 for those over 23. For apprentices aged 19 or over, once you reach the 2nd year of your apprenticeship you will be entitled to the national minimum wage for your age group.

About the employer

We have two family run unisex Hair & Beauty salons in High Wycombe. We offer a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, including colouring, cutting, styling, manicures, pedicures and more. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who has a keen interest in hairdressing to join our fun & friendly team at our town centre Salon.







HP13 6RZ

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Training provider



Emma Wood

01494 525050

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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