Barbering Apprentice LA Barbers

Ever since its launch in 2004, The LA Barber Company has built up a rapport with its local customers. With our quick drop in system you no longer have to book an appointment just drop in when it suits you!

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Closing date: 27 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    14 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Your duties will include:

  • Meeting and greeting clients.
  • Shampooing.
  • Keeping the salon clean and tidy.
  • Assisting stylists throughout the day.

You will be working full-time with a day off during the week.

Your training will be once a fortnight at Reflections training Academy for the delivery of your NVQ Level 2 and Functional skills. This will be a combination of theory and practical sessions in our prestigious academy, you will also receive weekly night schools at the salon, this is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16-18 year olds is fully funded by the government. Training for apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You must have a passion for Barbering, love being with people, be able to work as a team as well as on your own initiative.

Personal qualities

  • You must be well presented, hardworking and friendly.

Qualifications required

  • No specific qualifications required.

Future prospects

The right candidate will have many opportunities to progress within the salon and future training available to Advanced Apprenticeship (NVQ Level 3).

Things to consider

Everyday will be different and you will be required to spend most of the day being active.

About the employer

The LA Barber Company was launched in February 2004. We now have 14 full time members of staff with over 100 years experience between us all. We currently have two premises, one in Yate and the other in Chippenham.
We operate a "No Appointment System" and as we are nearly always fully staffed we hope this means that our clients waiting time is kept to a minimum. Our staff are both hairdresser and barber trained, this means that we can offer a full cutting and styling service to our female clients as well.


LA Barbers



Emery Gate


SN15 3JP

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ in Barbering.
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1 and English Level 1 (if required).
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR).

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider

Reflections Training Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reflections Training Academy


Hannah Mchale smith 0117 9105766

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Closing date: 27 Sep 2017