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Level 2 Barbering Apprentice Andrew Jones

The company are looking for an apprentice barber to join them at their very busy professional barbering shop. They have a wealth of experience and will give high quality training.

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Closing date: 10 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    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

    Shifts to be confirmed - the salon is open Monday to Saturday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    26 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001774142

  • Positions

    1 available

The employer is looking for someone with a Hairdressing qualification, either at Level 2 or Level 3. The apprentice will be studying a Level 2 Barbering Apprenticeship. 

A professional approach to this industry is paramount as interaction with the general public is ongoing. The job role will include training, meeting and greeting clients, serving drinks and cleaning duties. The barber(s) will expect you to observe whilst they cut, and assist.

You will be expected to:

  • Attend training sessions
  • Meet and greet clients
  • Reception
  • Cleaning rota duties

Training will be given on a weekly basis in the work place; this may follow the college programme. Monthly or weekly meetings/appraisals may be given.

The training the college will provide on a weekly basis:

  • Cut hair using barbering techniques to achieve a variety of looks
  • Cut facial hair into shape
  • Style and finish men’s hair
  • Create basic outlines and detailing in hair
  • consultation
  • Shampoo, condition and treat the hair and scalp
  • Shaving services

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • People skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Outgoing
  • Flexible

Desired qualifications

  • Must attend the initial assessment at Blackburn College
  • Must have either a Level 2 or Level 3 Hairdressing qualification

Future prospects

  • Can become self-employed

Things to consider

  • Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled, we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies. 

About the employer

Andy Jones is a Manchester trained men’s hairstylist and qualified educator who started cutting hair after leaving school at 16 and immediately gained a loyal following amongst his friends. Knowing that this was his true calling he pursued his career in hairdressing. After earning his hairdressing qualification in Manchester he discovered that his true niche was in men’s hair styling.

Employer

Andrew Jones

Address

23

Bolton Road

Blackburn

BB3 1DF

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Training

Training provider

BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Blackburn College

Contact

Apprenticeship Team 01254 292500 apprenticeships@blackburn.ac.uk

  • Hair Professional - Level 2 Barbering Apprenticeship
  • Level 1 English and Maths Functional Skills (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Hair professional

Level 2 (GCSE)


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