Hairdressing Apprentice

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Hair and Beauty

Number of vacancies:

Company name:
Heavenly Scissors

Company location:
Plympton, Plymouth

Salary per week:



Duties include:

  • Answering the phone
  • Booking appointments – must be tactful and professional
  • Interacting with clients and staff
  • Shampooing
  • Taking of colours
  • Cleaning/washing drying towels


All training to be provided by City College Plymouth in collaboration with the company themselves throughout the duration of the apprenticeship. Your apprenticeship may consist of the following components; NVQ Diploma, Technical Cert, Functional Skills Maths and English, Employee Rights and Responsibilities, and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills. All components will be agreed upon before the start of the apprenticeship.

Qualities and skills:

  • Be able to talk to clients and staff
  • Have a bubbly nature
  • Work part of a team
  • The ability to build excellent rapport
  • Good problem solver
  • Interest in fashion
  • Artistic flair
  • Creative skills
  • Have a good sense of humour
  • Professional telephone and personal manner
  • Willingness to learn
  • Can do attitude
  • Outstanding customer focus
  • Independent thinking
  • To comply with health and safety policies and procedures
  • Well spoken
  • Clean and tidy
  • Smartly dressed
  • Have a goal to succeed
  • Quick learner
  • Trustworthy
  • Polite and friendly manner and able to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to work under pressure and flexible approach
  • Ability to work in a changing environment
  • Creative skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Use initiation and intuition
  • Energetic and hard working
  • Loyal
  • Ability to use own judgment, resourcefulness and common sense


Possible career progression