Hairdressing - Hair Professional Apprenticeship PHILIP LEE (SANDBACH) LTD

Phillip Lee in Sandbach is looking to recruit a Hair Professional Apprentice. You will be employed and work in the salon while undertaking training at Francesco Groups' academy in Stafford. You will carry out some of the following duties when starting the apprenticeship. Shampooing and treatments, blow drying and assisting other staff members.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The salary is based on 30 hours at £5.28 PH NMW for apprentices from 01/04/2023

  • Working week

    Days and hours are to be confirmed by the employer. Total hours per week: 30 minimum 40 maximum.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    23 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 Stafford.

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

You will also be required to attend our state-of-the-art academy in Stafford once a week.  Our academy reflects the most up-to-date salons and has 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, Customer care skills, Team working, Smart appearance, Passion for hairdressing, Positive and friendly attitude


Other No formal qualifications are 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

Phillip Lee Salons are prestigious hair salons located in Leek and Sandbach. Their mission and promise is to… Help every client find their perfect style. Experiencing the best possible service and craftsmanship. We will always… Give a warm welcome and a relaxing stay. listen to client needs. Tell the truth and never promise the unachievable. Respect the hair's condition, and give clients a style that they can easily manage.






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Training provider



Recruitment Team


Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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