Hairdressing - Hair Professional Apprenticeship Francesco Group Uttoxeter

Francesco Group in Uttoxeter is looking to recruit a Hair Professional Apprentice to carry out various hairdressing tasks within the salon. Apprentices will be employed and work in the salon while undertaking FG Apprenticeship Hairdressing Training.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023

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

    Days and hours are to be confirmed by the employer. Minimum of 30 hours maximum of 40 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Apprentices will carry out some of the following duties when starting their Hair Professional Apprenticeship:

  • Shampooing and treatments
  • Blow drying
  • Assisting other staff members
  • Front of house support                                   
  • General salon duties

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

Your hair professional qualification will be awarded by VTCT and is a nationally recognised qualification. You will receive the following during your apprenticeship:

·         Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing

·         Functional Skills in Maths, English, and IT Skills at Level 1 or 2 (as required)

·         Francesco Group Business Enterprise Project.

All hair apprenticeship training is conducted work-based in a reputable commercial salon, working as part of the salon team, and supported by dedicated training sessions at Francesco Group’s Academy located in Birmingham.

Hair Professional Course Content:

• Client care and consultation
• Team working
• Shampooing, conditioning, and treating the hair
• Ladies cutting
• Hair colouring
• Styling the hair


Plus one of the following optional units:
• Perming Hair
• Relaxing Hair
• Hair extensions

The majority of your training and assessment will take place at your salon in dedicated training sessions with the salon based trainer. You will also be required to attend our state of the art academy in Stafford once a week.  Our academies reflect the most up-to-date salons and have lecture rooms with interactive presentation equipment and training resources to support you. We have laptops and internet access for independent learning and 1-1 support sessions to help you every step of the way. You will also have progress reviews every ten weeks carried out at your salon, with your employer and a representative from the academy.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progression onto the Advanced Creative Hair Professional Apprenticeship
  • Progression into speciality areas such as barbering or colour expert
  • Assessors Award qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Patience, Smart appearance, Positive and friendly attitude, Passion for hairdressing


Other No formal qualifications required (Grade None) Desired

Things to consider

Please ensure you give as much detail as possible with your application and check your commute time/method.

About the employer

Francesco Group is a chain of franchised salons and is one of the largest, award-winning hairdressing companies in the UK with 35 Salons and 3 Training Academies. Owned and run by the Italian Dellicompagni family. As well as being a Salon group we are also a Training Provider for Hairdressing Apprenticeships and have been for over 35 years and train Apprentices who are employed in independent salons as well as FG Salons


Francesco Group Uttoxeter




ST14 8TH

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Training provider



Recruitment Team


Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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