Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice SIXTH SENSE HAIR & BEAUTY LTD

We’re ideally looking for someone who really want to be in the hairdressing industry, you must be creative and dedicated to working extremely hard as this is a fast-paced salon. You don’t need any qualifications; however, you must have an awesome personality and enjoy working with people.

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

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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

    Tuesday to Saturday. Exact hours to be discussed with employer at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    11 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Each future superstar will be individually mentored by one of the senior educators throughout your qualification, they will be there for every step of the way ensuring that you are consistently exceeding and excelling in your goals. We will also send you to the Wella World Studio in London for inspirational training with some of the industry’s icons.

  • Shampooing clients hair
  • Assisting and observing stylists
  • When a certain level of skill and understanding has been gained, the tasks will gradually increase to things like applying colours, blow drying, styling etc.
  • Advising clients on shampoos, conditioners and treatments 
  • Greeting clients
  • Making refreshments
  • Maintaining a clean working environment

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

  • Level 2 Hairdressing Professional Standard
  • Functional skills in maths and English if required
  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • On successful completion of Level 2 standard in Hairdressing, there may be the opportunity to progress onto Level 3 Advanced Hairdressing Standard and a good training programme
  • Alternatively become a full-time stylist running a column

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Committed, Presentable, Passionate


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

Things to consider

Willing to work weekends and late nights. Long periods of being on your feet. Assisting with cleaning and reception duties. High demand over holiday periods, e.g. summer and Christmas.

About the employer

Welcome to the colourful and super friendly world of Sixth Sense Salon… It’s a place where thousands of men, women & children have descended for awesome hair, epic banter and an endless refreshment lists which includes 18 different teas and seasonal cocktails. We have tamed the tresses of members of the royal family, movie stars, professional athletes and local celebrities. BUT nothing makes us happier than working with our loyal client base who travel from around the country for the award-winning Sixth Sense Experience. From 86-year-old Pat Foster to 6-month-old Hope Yates, we consider everyone as our number one client who receives exemplary customer service.






B72 1XH

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Training provider



Emma Stead


01788 820132

Apprenticeship standard

Hairdressing professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jun 2023