Hairdressing Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)


Texture Road

Training Provider:

Milton Keynes College

Annual wage £8,093.00
37.5 hours per week Mon-Fri - TBC
duration: 24 months
start: 1 September 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Hair professional (apprenticeship standard)
31 August 2020 (application closing date)
Do you dream of being a professional hair stylist? Texture Road are looking for an enthusiastic, creative apprentice to join their friendly, dynamic team in Leighton Buzzard. Perfect opportunity to fulfil your dream.


You will be working with the professional, friendly Texture Road team to: 

  • Prepare and assist stylists in all aspects of hairdressing client services
  • Meet and greet clients in a professional and friendly manner
  • Make refreshments
  • Shampoo and condition hair
  • General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure the salon is always welcoming and presentable to the clients
  • Observe stylists
  • Regular training

Things to consider:

  • Please consider your travel commitments
  • You will be required to work Saturdays and late evenings
  • This is a busy salon 
  • You will be happy, smiley and professional at all times.
  • Apprentices are able to make savings on over 140 brands through a discount card from the National Union of Students (NUS).

This vacancy may close earlier than the closing date if a high number of applications are received

Future Prospects

Suitable candidate may be offered full time employment with on-going training.

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

Skills Required

  • Creativity skills
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Good social skills
  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Good level of organisational skills
  • Attention to detail

Qualities Required

  • Maintaining a professional, friendly manner
  • Openness to learning new ideas and techniques
  • Passion and enthusiasm for hairdressing 
  • Motivated, honest and trustworthy
  • Good listener
  • Presentable, professional image

Qualifications Required

  • Ideally - GCSE grade C/4 or above in both maths and English (or equivalent)
  • Predicted grades will be acceptable for application

Training Provided

Full Apprenticeship Standard in Hairdressing Professionals

  • Teaching assessments and observations in the workplace
  • Ongoing training and support from the employer
  • College attendance to Bletchley Campus
  • Functional Skills (if required)
  • Demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills along with safe working practices
  • End point assessment
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