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Apprentice Barber Buck & Bear Barber Shop

Assisting in the Barber shop, learning many styling techniques. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to undertake a Hair Professional apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

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

    Monday to Saturday (Times to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 42.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    19 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Scissor work 
  • Clipper work 
  • Skin fades 
  • Understanding creative cutting 
  • How to use the cut throat razor/wet shaves 
  • Understanding the use of products 
  • Learning how to shampoo and condition hair 
  • Greeting clients 
  • Taking bookings
  • Chasing up 
  • Maintaining clean shop standards 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good practical skills
  • Good customer service skills
  • Willing to learn and train to the level expected from the manager

Personal qualities

  • Good with people 
  • Ambitious 
  • Desire to work in a team 

Desired qualifications

GCSE in Maths and English (or the equivalent). 

Future prospects

There will be a full-time job for the right applicant. Following this we will provide the opportunity for look and learn with practical courses with barbers around the country.

Things to consider

  • Saturday work expected.
  • Long periods of standing

About the employer

Based in the historic town of Ludlow, Buck and Bear Barbershop was established in 2016. We are a modern barbershop that specialises in precision cutting.


Buck & Bear Barber Shop



Tower Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by County Training


COUNTY TRAINING 0345 6789023

Standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)

Work place assessment with one of County Training’s highly experienced workplace Assessors, including as an example, completion of assignments, project, and observation of workplace activities.

There may also be a requirement to attend formal teaching sessions to enhance knowledge or work towards completion of functional skills (if required).

There is also a requirement for you to keep an off the job log which is an important part of your Apprenticeship Programme.

Employer Rights and Responsibilities.

Personal Learning and Thinking.

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)

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