Hairdressing Apprenticeship (L2)

Employer: Arena Hairdressing

Apprenticeship level: Intermediate

Apprenticeship duration: 18 months

Possible start date: 3rd April 2018

Working week: Various working hours, shifts TBC, 30 hours per week

As part of your role in developing your skills you will be required to learn all aspects of becoming a hairdresser.


  • Making drinks for clients 
  • Keeping the salon spotlessly clean at all times 
  • Answering the telephone & booking appointments 
  • Taking payments
  • Shampooing and conditioning 
  • Learning how to blow dry and style hair 
  • Learning how to mix colours, how to do allergy tests before colouring hair

Desired skills:

  • Must be able to work well with others.
  • Be likeable.
  • Keen to learn.

Personal qualities:

  • Creative.
  • Look presentable.

Qualifications required:

  • GCSE A-D in Maths and English or equivalent is required.

Training provider:

  • Full training will be provided on an ongoing daily basis and when required.
  • You will be required to attend college premises 1 day a week working towards a NVQ L2 Hairdressing qualification.
  • An assessor will be allocated to you to progress/help you through you course.
  • Continual assessment for NVQ’s coupled with assignments/or exams depending on course of study.
  • Time spent training will be part of the agreed contracted hours of the working week.

Apprenticeship framework: Hairdressing