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Apprentice Hair Professional
Sheffield, S17 3DT 
Hairdressing/Barbering Level 2 
Required Skills
Administration Skills Communication Skills Listening Skills Team Building Skills Organisational Skills Manual Work Skills

Apprentice Hair Professional

Rare opening for an apprentice Hair Professional to receive one to one training with this award winning international salon owner.
You will necessarily be enthusiastic, motivated to succeed and display a professional outlook to develop high standards of hair styling techniques while being supported by the Sheffield College.

Qualifications Required

GCSE English & Maths Grade A*-D or equivalents

Full Description

Reporting to the Salon Owner the key responsibilities are likely to include:

Meet and greet clients – walk in and appointed service
Provide consultation services for hairdressing - male and female
Drying & styling hair
Colouring hair
Dealing with all hair types
Handling telephone enquiries and appointments.
Handling money with responsibility for the till.
General housekeeping – cleaning, restocking products.
Promoting products and services
Working in a team

One to one workplace mentoring by the Salon Owner - and supported by the Sheffield College covering all aspects to the highest standards.

Working Week

Weekend working plus late evenings including 1 day at Sheffield College
40 Hours
Subject to performance review



Application Deadline Date


Possible Start Date


Personal Qualities

Interest in hair styling - all hair types
Good level of physical fitness - on feet most of day
High level of personal presentation
Professional outlook
Good attitude to career development - a thirst for learning
Amiable with an outgoing personality
Ability to hold conversation
Team player

Skills Required

,Administration Skills,Communication Skills,Team Building Skills,Literacy Skills,Organisational Skills,Manual Work Skills

Future Prospects

The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to train and develop high class hairdressing skills with an international award winning stylist. This will provide continued employment for the aspiring and committed apprentice.Hours

Training to be Provided

Level 2 Diploma for Hair Professionals (New Standard)
End Point Assessment and Accreditation
Functional Skills in English & Maths at Level 1

Other Information

The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 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

Reality Check

Candidates will need to ensure they have sustainable transport means to reach both employer location S17 3DT and Sheffield College - City Campus S2 2RL

Be informed of the physical challenges - long periods of standing