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Location: Bacup, OL13 9AA

Job Description

The salon is looking for an apprentice to start work as soon as possible and begin apprenticeship training in September at Blackburn College.

As an Apprentice you will receive training in all aspects of Hairdressing and will assist the stylists in the day to day running of the salon.

You will be expected to:

  •          Meet and greet clients
  •          Assisting stylists
  •          Reception duties
  •          Cleaning duties
  •          Train and shadow

Training from the college and your employer will comprise of:

  •          Styling and finishing hair
  •          Setting and dressing hair
  •          Cut hair using basic techniques
  •          Cut hair using a combination of techniques
  •          Colour and lighten hair using a range of techniques
  •          Consultation
  •          Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  •          Perming and neutralising hair

Person Specification


Good communication skills




Able to use own initiative


Personal Qualities

Good time keeping

Smart appearance

Team player


Will need to pass an initial assessment at Blackburn College

Things to Consider

There may be at least one late night per week and Saturday work.

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

Future Prospects

Progression onto Level 3 Hairdressing

Other Information 

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Intermediate Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

26 months

Training to be Provided

All aspects of L2 Hairdressing will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon

Contact Name and Number

Apprenticeship Team

01254 292500

  • Ofsted Good
  • Lancaster University.
  • University of South Wales.
  • University of Central Lancashire.
  • Skills for Health Quality Mark
  • Advance HE.
  • University of the Arts London.
  • Disability Confident Employer.