Prestige Hair Studio - Apprentice Hairdresser

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:50 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 19-Oct-2017

Employer: Prestige Hair Studio

Vacancy Location: 132 Aigburth Road, Liverpool. L17 7BP

Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: From 30 Hours Per Week

Wage: £3:50 per hour - National Minimum Apprentice Wage


Vacancy Description:  

This is a real opportunity for an aspiring hairdresser to gain experience through a Level 2 programme working at our popular salon with our professional stylists at our salon in Aigburth. Combined with a study programme at The City of Liverpool College (one day per week) you will be working with our salon team 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 in our salon in Aigburth.

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 basic cutting

Employer Description:

Prestige Hair Studio strives to transform looks with stylistic and creative flair. The salon's staff perform various hairdressing, colouring and extension services.

Future Prospects:   

On successful completion of the apprenticeship the post will be reviewed and there may be the opportunity of a full-time position.

Expected Duration:

Up to 18 months

Skills Required:

  • Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Able to work with hands 

Personal Qualities of Candidate:

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

Qualifications Required:

Ideally a minimum of GCSE grades D-E but a Level 1 in English and Maths Functional Skills would have to be gained by the end of the programme. A real passion for hairdressing is the key to this role.

Apprenticeship Framework:

Level 2 Hairdressing Apprenticeship

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 2 in English and Maths. IF GCSEs are already held then the apprentice will not need the Functional Skills.

The apprentice will also have workplace visits every 3-4 weeks for workplace assessment/review.

Important Information to be Considered:

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.

Applicants must have good transport links to the salon and be prepared to work Saturdays and any late evenings required.

To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV via email to, stating the role you would like to be considered for.


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