Lyndsay Camello - Hairdressing Apprentice – Level 2

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage £3:70 Per Hour - £111:00 Per Week
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 05-Oct-2018

Employer Name: Lyndsay Camello

Employer Address: 260 Aigburth Road, Liverpool. L17 9PJ

Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice – Level 2

Working Week: From 30 hours per week

Wage: National Minimum Apprentice Wage £3:70 Per Hour - £111:00 Per Week


Employer Description: 

We are a popular salon serving regular and new clients, based on Aigburth Road offering the latest styles.


Job Description: 

This is a great opportunity for an aspiring hairdresser to gain experience through a Level 2 programme working at our professional salon in Tuebrook. You will be working with experienced stylists in our salon as the business needs someone who has a passion to succeed as a hairdresser.

We are looking for a junior apprentice to develop their skills in hairdressing:

At first you will be expected to carry out tasks such as:

• Greeting customers
• Shampooing hair
• Making sure towels and supplies are ready for use
• Keeping the salon clean and tidy.

As the apprenticeship progresses your work will include:

  • Shampooing and conditioning
  • Advising on minor hair and scalp problems
  • Making appointments and handling payments
  • Ordering materials
  • Making sure that hair products containing chemicals are used and stored correctly
  • Mixing tints and applying them
  • Starting/Finishing blow dry’s etc
  • Some cutting.


Skills Required: 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to work with hands


Qualifications Required: 

Ideally a minimum of GCSE grades D, 4 or above or Level 1 in English and Maths but a real passion for hairdressing is the key to this role.


Personal Qualities: 

  • Personable and positive approach
  • Willingness to learn
  • Flexible, as the role will require a range of functions


Training to be Provided: 

The Hairdressing Level 2 apprenticeship involves attending College one day per week (term-time only, near Duke Street) to gain the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hair and Functional Skills Level 1 in English and Maths. IF GCSEs are already held then the apprentice will not need the Functional Skills.

The apprentice will also receive visits every 8 weeks for workplace assessment and review. 


Working Week:

From 30 hours per week - Salon opening times are:

Monday        Closed

Tuesday       10am to 5:30pm

Wednesday   10am to 5:30pm

Thursday      10am to 5:30pm

Friday           10am to 7:00pm

Saturday       9am to 5:30pm

Sunday         Closed


Expected Duration:

18 months


Future Prospects:

On successful completion of the apprenticeship the post will be reviewed and there could be the offer of a full time post


Important Other Information:

Must have good transport access to the salon, so fairly local.

This role could be available on a part-time basis during summer prior to the apprenticeship programme officially starting.


Other Important Information:

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.


If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please send a copy of your  CV to Nikki Smith at The City of Liverpool College on the following email address; and answer the following employer questions:

Question One: Why do you want to pursue a career in hairdressing?


Question Two: Please describe and example of when you have worked well in a team (in the workplace or other situation).

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