Hair Professional Level 2 Apprenticeship ENVY HAIR DESIGN LTD

The role will involve providing hair cutting, styling and grooming services for men and women. If you are creative, able to work well within a team, keen to learn, enthusiastic, friendly, and with good social skills, then this could be for you.

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

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Closing date: 07 Jun 2024

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

    Monday - Saturday. Possible late night training session once a week. The hours will be confirmed with the employer but will be between 8:30am - 5:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include:

  • Meeting & greeting clients
  • Booking appointments
  • Shampooing
  • Conditioning
  • Blow drying and styling hair
  • Also colour and lightening using a range of techniques

You'll 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's also the option to learn about promoting products, perming and working with different hair types.

The training you will be getting

  • You will be required to attend weekly college sessions to cover practical master classes, alongside structured theory sessions, to enable you to cover the Hair Professional Level 2 standard requirements
  • Training will take place at Skills Group Training Academy, Derry's Cross, Plymouth. PL1 2SG
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Having completed the level 2 qualification, there will be an opportunity to work towards an Advanced and Creative Hair Professional Level 3 standard 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) Essential

About the employer

Envy Hair Design have been an established salon for 15 years. It was born from a genuine love of hairdressing; a passion that has continued to grow. Based on The Broadway Plymstock they employ a team of 11 hair stylists, 1 apprentice, 3 nail technicians, 1 lash-lift technician and 3 brow technicians who are all trained to the minimum Level 3 standard in hair or beauty. They deliver unparalleled customer service offering high quality colouring, cutting and hair styling for all occasions.







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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


01752 332442

Apprenticeship standard

Hairdressing professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Jun 2024