Gallery 53

Hair Apprenticeship – Gallery 53 Hairdressing

We are looking for a hardworking and committed individual who is looking for a potential career in Hairdressing. You will be learning all the basic skills of hairdressing then advancing your skills with clients.

Reference number: VAC1000133341


Wage – £5.28 per hour
Duration – 24 months
Start date – 20 March 2023
Posted – 27/02/2023

Working Week:

Shifts to be confirmed Salon closed Sunday & Monday

Apprenticeship level




What will the apprentice be doing?

You will support the salon team in the smooth day to day running of the salon:

·       Assisting the stylists

·       Reception duties (including answering the phone and making client appointments)

·       Meeting and greeting clients

·       Making drinks

·       General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure the salon is always welcoming and kept presentable.

Practical training will be provided on the role, and will include but not limited to:

·       Mixing colours for stylists, assisting stylists with application of colours/toners once trained and comfortable

·       Styling/blow-drying clients,

·       Shampooing clients

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • You will receive your Level 2 Hair Professional qualification.
  • You will attend college one day a week for the delivery of your apprenticeship.
  • You will attend our Waterfront Quarter Centre in Huddersfield town centre.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • There may be a possibility of securing permanent employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship, based on performance.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills
Attention to detail
Organisation skills
Customer care skills
Problem solving skills
Team working, Creative
Non judgmental


GCSE or equivalent Math’s and English (Grade 2,3,4 or above) Essential

About the employer

Gallery 53

53 North Road, Kirkburton, Huddersfield, HD8 0RH
Here at Hair Gallery we are a hard working team who is dedicated to giving our clients the best and most comfortable experience.

Closing date: 10 April 2023