Apprenticeship information

Location Industry Salary Posted on Closing date
NewportHair and Beauty£117.00 per weekWed, 04 September 2019Fri, 27 September 2019

Here at The Isle of Wight College we work with a number of employers, in a vast array of industries. A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for Presision Hair salon as an hairdressing apprentice.

Presision Hair are a local, family salon in Newport, offering a range of hairdressing and beauty services. Our hairstylists and beauty therapists have years of experience in this business, and can give you the benefits of that experience in the hair and beauty industry.

This is a really exciting opportunity for a motivated, bubbly and passionate individual with a positive attitude to work towards gaining an Apprenticeship in Hairdressing.

There are plenty of development opportunities for the right candidate including technician training and training in their Newport salon.

Duties and tasks will include:

·         Meeting and greeting clients

·         Answering the telephone

·         Booking appointments

·         General reception duties

·         Customer service

·         Training in all aspects of Hairdressing under supervision, including mens cuts

·         Washing hair

·         Keeping the salon clean and tidy

·         Providing refreshments to clients

Desired Skills

·     Organisational skills

·     Telephone skills

·     Good communication skills

·     Ability to work in timely manner

·     Ability and willingness to learn

Personal Qualities

·     Passionate and dedicated

·     Enthusiastic and bubbly personality

·     Want to have a career in Hairdressing

·     Reliable and responsible

·     Personable

·     Well presented

·     Passion to develop career in hairdressing

·     Polite and tactful

·     Approachable

·     Organised

·     Efficient

Qualifications Required

·     Grade D or above in GCSE English & Maths (or equivalent)

Apprenticeship Standard

·         Apprenticeship Level 2 in Hairdressing

·         Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT if needed

·         Apprenticeship duration 18 – 24 months

Working Week

·         30 hrs per week with one day a week based at the college


·     £3.90 Per Hour

So, if this sounds like the next, or indeed first step you want to take with your career, then please apply below with a cover letter telling us why you feel you would be the ideal person to take on this brilliant opportunity. Don’t forget to attach your latest CV too!!


Closing date for applications will be Friday 27th September  2019 and interviews for successful applicants, will be held shortly after.

Your details will be processed and recorded in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.90 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. For more information visit:



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