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Hairdressing Professional Apprentice AVANT GARDE LTD

An amazing opportunity to start your career in hairdressing. As an apprentice you will be expected to behave in a professional manner and represent the company at all times. The role will involve answering the phone, booking clients, shampooing and offering treatments.

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Closing date: 28 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

    Monday & Tuesday: 9:30am-6pm, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:30am-7pm Saturday: 9am-4pm, Sunday: Closed Exact shifts tbc.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Greeting customers
  • Answering phone
  • Booking clients
  • Cleaning
  • Shampooing
  • Offering treatments
  • Applying colour
  • Blow-drying
  • Minimal cutting

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

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship – Hairdressing Professional Standard
  • Training to be delievered at Lower Mounts, Northampton, NN1 3DE - 1 day a week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for a full-time position once the apprenticeship is complete and progression within the company. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative


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

About the employer

As Wellingborough’s premier hairdresser, we understand how important it is your hair is. Choose Avant Garde and you know you’re getting the best cut, colour, and customer service there is. Avant Garde offers a complete range of hairdressing services for men and women, including cutting, styling, highlighting, colouring, perming and more.







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Training provider



Isobel McColgan

01604 734138

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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