Hair Professional Level 2 Standard Apprenticeship MARCH HAIR PLYMOUTH LIMITED

March Hair are looking for a Hair Professional (Level 2) to join their friendly hairdressing team, in their busy city centre salon. If you are creative with good social skills and keen to learn then this could be for you. Duties include: meeting and greeting clients, offering refreshments, booking appointments and shampooing & conditioning.

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

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Closing date: 13 Oct 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

    Shifts to be confirmed between the opening times of Monday to Saturday 9am to 7pm.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Meeting and greeting clients and offering refreshments
  • Booking appointments
  • Shampooing & conditioning
  • Blowdrying & styling
  • Colouring & lightening using a range of techniques
  • Supporting other stylists.

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

  • Alongside all practical aspects you will study hairdressing topics such as hair and skin testing, the effects of chemicals on hair and skin, and the principles of hair colour selection, alongside environmental and sustainable working practices. There is also the option to learn about promoting products, perming, and working with different hair types.
  • You will be required to attend weekly college masterclasses to cover additional practical training, alongside structured theory sessions. 
  • The qualification that you wil achieve is the Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals - Hairdressing
  • Functional skills if required
  • Training will take place at Skills Group Training Academy, Derry's Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SG.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Having completed the level 2 qualification, there will be an opportunity to work towards an Advanced and Creative Hair Professional Level 3 to further enhance your skills.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Good Timekeeping, Good standard of Hygiene


Other No prior qualifications are required. (Grade N/A) Desired

About the employer

Since opening their doors in 1986, March Hair has built an enviable reputation across Devon with hair salons in Yelverton, Hyde Park and Plymouth City Centre, all creating the latest styles and trends along with the latest beauty treatments. The hair and beauty salon interiors create a stylish environment that blend heritage and modern day craftmanship, from classic to catwalk, lady or gent, their warm, welcoming award winning team will preen and pamper, taking care of their clients every need and preparing them for an unforgettable relaxing experience.







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Training provider



01752 332442

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: 13 Oct 2023