Level 2 Hairdressing Apprentice Syer Hair & Beauty

Are you an aspiring hairdresser? An opportunity has arisen to become part of the team at this fantastic salon based in Sutton Coldfield. Syer Hair & Beauty is looking for a Hair Professional Apprentice to join our team and be part of a learning experience. You will be assisting and observing stylists. Maintaining a clean working environment.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 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

    Wednesday - Saturday, between 8.30am - 6.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 32.0

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include:

  • 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, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Presentable, Committed, Ability to multi-task, Time management, Hardworking


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

At Syer Hair & Beauty Salon in Sutton Coldfield, we pride ourselves on offering the best hair and beauty services and great customer service. Based in Sutton Coldfield for more than 27 years, we create classic and on-trend hair cuts and styles, beautiful hair colours and great treatments for men and women. When it comes to beauty, we work only with the best products and offer a wide range of effective top-to-toe beauty treatments from hair removal to nail extensions. It says something about the quality and integrity of Syer Hair & Beauty when you learn that most of the hair stylists here today began their career with the company as apprentices. Indeed, we have built a reputation on providing excellent service and value for money.


Syer Hair & Beauty




B72 1PA

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Training provider



Rachel OConnor



Apprenticeship standard

Hairdressing professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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