Leo Mancini

Apprentice Hairdresser - Intermediate (Level 2)

Leo Mancini (Employer)

The Windsor Forest Colleges Group (Training Provider)

Annual wage £7,503.60
30.0 hours per week Monday – holiday Tuesday – 10 am to 6 pm Wednesday – 10 am to 6 pm Thursday – 10 am to 8 pm Friday – 10 am to 8 pm Saturday – 10 am to 6 pm Sunday – 10 am to 4 pm We plan to provide 32 to 40 hours of work per week.
24 months (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Hair professional (apprenticeship standard)
3 positions available
31 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for aspiring hairstylists. Working with us, you will be supported with essential training and experience and to understand the industry dynamics which will allow you to build confidence, overcome barriers and realise your potential.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Apprentice Hairdresser will start with assisting and observing the lead stylist while they perform their duties
  • They will be gradually trained to provide wash and blow-dries, hair treatments, hair colour, haircuts and hair extension
  • Over time, they will provide various hairdressing services to customers based on their needs and preferences
  • Apprentice Hairdressers will be trained to shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair
  • They will also be trained to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair
  • They will engage with customers and carry out consultations

Responsibilities include :

  • Salon opening and closing tasks
  • Assisting senior hairdresser
  • Performing hairdressing services, including shampoo and condition hair, cut hair using a range of techniques, style and finish hair to create variety of looks, and colour and lighten hair
  • Station clean-up tasks
  • Welcome and engage with customers and carry out consultations
  • Answer phones, schedule appointments, and provide assistance as necessary
  • Handle transactions, including sales, refunds, etc.
  • Assist with cross-selling services and products when appropriate
  • Set up for next day

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Hair Professional Apprenticeship Level 2
  • Functional Skills level 2 in English and maths - if required
  • One day a week for practical and  theory in Langley College

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Higher level apprenticeship
  • Permanent employment

Reality Check

You must have stamina to be on your foot for long hours. Sincerity, desire to learn and do better are essential to maintain a long-term interest in this profession. You must maintain learn a professional and pleasant composure and be accessible to clients.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Supply Management

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade D/3 or above) Desired
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