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Barbering Apprenticeship Reflections Academy

Reflections Training are still open and here to help you secure a placement for your Hairdressing Apprenticeship. Working closely with you to ensure your skill set when entering the working world and kickstarting your career; we will support in the complete process and ensure your success.

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Closing date: 14 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Min 30 hours per week; shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Nov 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

Barber shop duties include:

  • Shampoo clients hair
  • Maintain general hygiene of salon
  • Interact with clients - meet and greet
  • Assist with reception duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Willing to learn

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Hardworking
  • Dedicated
  • Passion for barbering

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualification are required however you will need to work towards achieving your Functional Skills in English and maths unless you are exempt

Future prospects

  • Future opportunities could lead to NVQ Level 3 in hairdressing
  • Become a barber
  • Progress to manager, tutor or salon owner through hard work dedication and determination

Things to consider

  • This role requires dedication and hard work
  • You will be expected to work long hours in shift work including weekends and possibly a late night

About the employer

Established in 1984, our Bristol and Birmingham based Training Academies are rated Outstanding by Ofsted

Reflections Training Academy has over 30 years experience within teaching hairdressing apprenticeships.

Reflections values itself on high standard structured training. Using all latest equipment and technologies with up to date training methods to ensure learners receive high end industry lead training. Reflections Training Academy believes to develop professionalism within all creative hairdressers; it is essential to continually encourage training and advancement to all learners. We have two Training Academies, centrally located in Birmingham and Bristol. Both Academies are City and Guilds approved centres and funded by the Skills Funding Agency and the European Social fund.


Reflections Academy


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Training provider

Reflections Training Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Reflections Academy


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  • Hair Professional standard
  • Functional Skills (Maths, English and ICT) if required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Health & Safety and Equality & Diversity will be carried out at Reflections Training Academy based in Birmingham City Centre
  • Training will take place fortnightly on a day release basis at the academy. Reflections are a work based learning provider offering high class hairdressing training

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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