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Hairdressing Apprenticeship HAIR BY YVONNE HODGSON LIMITED

Yvonne Hodgson Hair has an exciting opportunity opening up. Based in the heart of Chorlton, the team of hair experts have previously trained apprentices successfully and are now seeking an enthusiastic and confident person to join their professional team on an apprenticeship again!

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Closing date: 12 Feb 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

    Tuesday to Saturday. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    16 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

- Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp

- Style and finish hair using a range of techniques to create a variety of looks

- Greeting clients 

- Assisting stylists on the salon floor 
- Making refreshments 
- Off the job training from the salon
- Keeping the store presentable and tidy 
- Rinsing colour and applying treatments
- Booking appointments
- Client consultation
- Building a client base

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

- Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (Hairdressing/Barbering)
- Functional Skills in English to level 1/Level 2 where appropriate and applicable
- Functional Skills in mathematics to level 1/Level 2 where appropriate and applicable

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

 Progression onto further apprenticeship study - Advanced and - - Creative Hair Professional (Level 3)
Develop a column of clients in a professional hair salon, increasing earnings potential
Promotion to Senior Stylist/Director Stylist level

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade (Grade Pass A*-C/9-4)) Desired

Things to consider

You're passionate about hairdressing. You're able to commute to your location of work. 2-year qualification. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

Originally established in 2004 and recently refurbished in 2020 the Yvonne Hodgson Chorlton hair salon is based right in the heart of a vibrant and eclectic area full of fantastic independent bars and restaurants, quirky boutiques, and an upbeat student vibe. The team is well-versed in a wide range of styles and techniques, and experts in Matrix colour. They pride themselves on ensuring a laid-back and friendly atmosphere for all of their clients and provide a first-class professional service.




460A Wilbraham Road


M21 0AG

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Training provider



Megan Burrows


Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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