Apprentice Hairdresser, Level 2 - Church Stretton Shampers Ltd

A busy diverse and thriving salon needs two new apprentices who are passionate about a hair career! Get paid while you learn and we even provide all your kit. You will be in the salon learning how to style cut and colour hair, no college days.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Jul 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

    39 hours per week. Shift days and times to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be in good hands with the team at Shampers, which is a truly family-run business established over 35 years ago. 

They are looking for a motivated apprentice to come on board and work towards completing your Hairdressing Professional Standard Level 2 and the units included in this are:

  • Meeting and greeting clients
  • Reception Duties – Including managing payments and booking appointments
  • Shampooing and conditioning hair
  • Cutting hair using techniques
    Style and finish hair
  • Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
  • Health and Safety, which will include cleaning and sweeping the salon
  • Perming or Hair Extensions are optional units
  • Knowledge, skills and behaviours

Please find below some of the duties and expectations of an Apprentice Hairdresser:

  • Everyone within the premises is required to comply with COVID regulations and the successful applicant will have to support this
  • Take ownership

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

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. Shampers will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day. 

  • You will be working towards the Level 2 hair professional apprenticeship standard
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professional (Hairdressing)
  • Functional skills in Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Ongoing career opportunities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

Very motivated employer ready to hire now

About the employer

A truly family-run business, Shampers was founded over 42 years ago by the current proprietor's father. Trained by legendary hairdresser Raymond 'Teasy Weasy' Bessone, Fleur's father passed his skills and expertise onto generations of hairdressing talent. Following in her father's footsteps, Fleur also trained at Raymond's salon in Birmingham. Today, Fleur and the team bring their training and talent to you. As one of the largest salons in Shropshire, we maintain the highest standards and are c


Shampers Ltd


48 Sandford Avenue

Church Stretton


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Hairdressing professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jul 2023