2 Hairdressing Apprenticeships


An amazing opportunity to begin your hairdressing career in this busy and friendly salon in Berkhamsted. Apprentices will work towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage


Working week

37.5 hours over 5 days. Exact days and hours TBC

Apprenticeship duration

22 months

Possible start date

01 May 2017

Date posted

24 Jun 2016

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number



2 available

Gorgeous in Bekhamsted is a busy and very friendly salon looking for 2 Apprentices to join its team.

Apprentices' key duties will be:

  • Shampooing,
  • Assisting clients and fellow staff members,
  • Making refreshments,
  • Reception duties,
  • Cleaning and tidying.
Applicants should be self-motivated, reliable, friendly and able to work as part of a team. Successful candidates will want to work hard towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Hairdressing and become outstanding hairdressers.

The wage is £150.00 per week. On top of this, Gorgeous also pays commission on professional services and retail.

Apprentices will work 37.5 hours a week over 5 days, with no more than 8 hours in 1 day. Apprentices will also work one late night a week. Days and hours will be discussed at interview.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Applicants should have good people skills and the ability to work as part of a team.

Personal qualities

Applicants should have a good understanding of fashion and trends, they should be punctual, reliable, organised and presentable.

Qualifications required

No qualifications are necessary.

Future prospects

Throughout the Apprenticeship, Apprentices will be involved in competitions and photo shoots, as well as possibly having the chance to attend courses with L'Oreal, Redken and Kerastase.

Things to consider

Hairdressing is not always a straightforward 9-to-5 job. Apprentices should expect to work one late night per week and they should expect to work Saturdays.

About the employer

Gorgeous is a busy, friendly salon in Berkhamsted. The salon is known to be friendly and approachable with a great team that regularly takes part in competitions and photo shoots. The salon has 11 stations and specialises in all aspects of cutting, colouring, styling and perming.




231 High Street



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Training provider

All practical training will take place in the salon. Once a month, Apprentices will attend college where theory will be taught. Apprentices will work towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Hairdressing, which includes an NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Hairdressing and, if necessary, Functional Skills qualifications in English and Mathematics.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Span Training Development


Skye Harrison-Evans

Other information

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour (From October 1st 2016 this will be increasing by 3% to £3.40 per hour). This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2017