Space Hair & Beauty

£140.00 per week


Hairdressing Apprentice
Published: Jun 19, 2017
Ref: SH238AH

Space Hair & Beauty are looking to take on a hairdressing apprentice to join their busy team.

The Apprentice’s Role

Your duties will include meeting and greeting clients, scheduling salon appointments and dealing with telephone enquiries. You will also be carrying out shampooing and conditioning services for clients, and will be trained to mix and apply colour treatments under supervision. Along with this, you will learn how to cut hair using a variety of techniques so that you can personalise your skills to meet the need of your clients, as well as enhancing haircuts and styles through the effect and creative use of colour.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who really wants to succeed in the hairdressing industry.

Working Hours: You will be working Monday to Saturday (5 days), 40 hours per week.

Wages: £140.00 per week, based on a 40 hour week. Any overtime above the 40 hours per week, will be paid at the appropriate national minimum wage depending on age.

Holiday: 28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) will be paid each year, during the course of your apprenticeship.

Space Hair & Beauty is a well established boutique salon centrally located besides the historic Exeter Cathedral stocking world-class Aveda products. The salon offers hair and beauty services set over three levels in a beautiful fifteenth century workshop.

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Past Apprentices

The salon currently has two apprentices working towards level 2 and level 3 qualifications in the salon.

The salon has a well established friendly team of stylists. After successfully completing your level 2 qualification, you will have the opportunity to progress onto a level 3 apprenticeship.

Skills Required

The successful candidate will have a real passion for the industry with a strong desire to develop their skills further whilst having the ability to provide excellent customer service.

Personal Qualities

The ideal candidate will be reliable, passionate, self-motivated and personable.

Prior Qualifications

Qualifications desirable for this role include A-E in English and Maths or the equivalent such as functional skills, but these are not essential.

The Apprenticeship in Hairdressing includes:

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English (Level 1)
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Certified Health and Safety Course
  • Internet Safety / Safeguarding

Most aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site and you will have regular visits every 2 to 4 weeks from your designated assessor from Skills Group, who will monitor your progression throughout your apprenticeship.

As an additional qualification Skills Group will help you achieve your Emergency First Aid and certified Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.

Please tick if you also want to enter our current competition and agree to the terms and conditions.

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About Us

Skills Group has over 20 years’ experience in delivering apprenticeships, working with top local employers to offer sustainable employment opportunities. We are one of the country's largest independent training providers, one of very few to be recognised as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted, and in the top 5% nationally for our apprentice success rates.


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