Advanced Apprentice Hairdresser Philip Lee Sandbach Ltd

Philip Lee Hairdressing is looking for an Advanced Apprentice Hairdresser to join their friendly team in Sandbach.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    40 hours per week, shifts tbc

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Are you interested in becoming a qualified Hairdresser by undertaking an NVQ Level 3 Hairdressing / Barbering apprenticeship?
  • Assisting the salon in the smooth day to day running
  • Assisting the stylists and Salon Managers with their client base
  • Greeting clients and preparing them ready for the stylist
  • Work hard to get good results and develop good relationships with clients
  • Be aware of changing fashion trends, new looks and popular products
Over the 18-month training program, you will be fully trained on;
  • Reception duties including answering phones and booking in clients
  • Customer care
  • Shampooing
  • Advising and consultation
  • Health and safety
  • Blow drying
  • Colouring hair
  • Cutting hair
  • Basic admin duties
  • Hairdressing training
  • General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure salon is always welcoming to the client

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be able to multi-task
  • Use your initiative
  • Be able to interact with others
  • Be respectful to clients and colleagues
  • Smart and professional

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Team player
  • Passionate
  • Enthusiastic to learn
  • Good communication skills

Qualifications required

  • GCSE at grade A*-C (or equivalent) in Maths, English
  • Level 2 in Hairdressing or equivalent

Future prospects

Full-time position available for the right candidate after completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

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About the employer

Busy hairdressing salon based in Sandbach.


Philip Lee Sandbach Ltd


6A Hightown


CW11 1AB

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Training provider

  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing/Barbering
  • Functional Skills Application of Number Level 2- as required 
  • Functional Skills Communication Level 2 - as required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Total People Ltd


Maisie Farrar 01606 734038

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.
  • Monthly Wage – £528
  • Annual Wage - £6336

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017