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L2 Hairdressing Apprentice Lipstick & Locks

We have an exciting opportunity for a new apprentice to join our team on a full-time basis. We work closely with EASI Hairdressing Academy to deliver high quality training and support.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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 - Saturday hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    22 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This vacancy supports your apprenticeship learning, allowing you to put into practice the skills you learn in your Diploma for Hair Professionals training at EASI Hairdressing Academy.  
Units include: 
- Consultation 
- Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp 
- Cut hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks 
- Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks 
- Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques 
As well as optional units such as perming and extensions. 

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

To achieve the industry standard Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals you can follow an Apprenticeship scheme. An Apprenticeship is open to anyone aged over 16 years employed for 30 hours or more in a salon environment. Learners aged 16-18 years are guaranteed full funding. When a learner is over the age of 19 an employer contribution is required by the government. 

Delivery methods are flexible including in-salon, weekly/fortnightly or evening classes.  

If you are not eligible for a government funded Apprenticeship it is still possible to achieve your Diploma through private funding. Please contact us for details. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The placement supports your Hair Professional training, at the end of which you will be qualified to Level 2 with the prospect of continuing onto your Level 3, after which you will be a fully qualified hairdresser. The Level 3 enables you to gain employment within the hair industry and is recognised by salons as evidence of your skills and ability as a hairdresser. There are many more training opportunities within the hair industry which you can tailor to meet your career ambitions. Many stylists continue to train to continuously develop and improve their skills, some focusing on specific paths such as colouring, or training other apprentices. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative


GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade 9-4) Desired

Things to consider

Hairdressing is a job which requires a lot of standing.

About the employer

Lipstick and Locks pride themselves on the experience they offer, they will leave you feeling a million dollars. It’s the luxurious touches we feel sets our salon apart.


Lipstick & Locks




CO10 1RB

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Training provider



Madison Hardy-King

01206 579949

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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