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Hair Professional - Barbering Apprentice GATSBY BARBERS LIMITED

We offer high quality bespoke classic hairs cuts for gentlemen and children of all ages. We also offer Hot Towel Shaves! Some prior experience will be advantageous.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Barbers will:

  • Be able to shampoo and condition hair
  • Cut hair using barbering techniques
  • Style and finish hair
  • Cut facial hair into shape
  • Provide shaving services for men

Hairdressers and barbers must be able to work with all hair types ranging from straight hair to very curly, wiry hair.

They also need to be able to carry out consultations with clients, demonstrate the professionalism, values, behaviours, communication skills and safe working practices associated with their role and be able to work without supervision to a high level of precision, with exceptional client care skills.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Some previous experience working in a barbers
  • Good communication skills
  • Creative
  • Good team player
  • Flexibility in working hours

Personal qualities

  • Friendly and helpful manner
  • Keen to learn with an interest in hair

Desired qualifications

A minimum of Grade 3 or above/equivalent in maths and English is preferred.

Future prospects

Potential for a full time position once the apprenticeship is complete and progression within the company.

Things to consider

Travelling to and from the Barbershop each day and then when travelling to and from College. Starting wage of £5.00 per hour.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

An opportunity to earn while you learn and become a qualified Barber





Tunwell Lane


NN17 1AR

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northampton College


Grace Knight 01604 736249

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship – Hair Professional
  • Functional Skills (if applicable)

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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