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Barbering Level 2 Apprentice

Barbering Level 2 apprenticeship
Employer: Alexander Nicholas
Working week: 36 hours
Wage: £3.70 per hour
Expected Duration: 24 Months

Entry Requirements
GCSE A-D grade 7-3 in English
GCSE A-D grade 7-3 in Math’s

We are a professional barbers situated in Uppermill Oldham and cover all aspects of barbering including haircuts and shaves ensuring a high standard of finish every time.

We are looking to recruit a new apprentice to join our team and become a future barbering professional. We are a busy vibrant barber shop and are dedicated to providing excellent barbering services.

We have a wealth of experience to offer the successful candidate.

Vacancy description:

We are continuing to grow our team and a vacancy is available for an apprentice barber who wants to work as part of a great team at an independent Barbers with a reputation for excellence.

We are looking to recruit a creative and passionate individual who learns quickly and has a strong desire to work to the highest professional standards.

As an established barbers with an excellent reputation and client base you will be working in a busy and demanding environment. You will have the opportunity to work alongside a team of very experienced barbers who will support your training and development.

No previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided. You will be trained to the Hairdressing Professional Standard- barbering pathway

The position would suit a highly motivated individual who wants to be a member of a small friendly team and have the opportunity to develop their skills to a level of an excellent junior barber.
The role involves meeting and greeting clients.
Providing shampooing and conditioning treatments
Assisting the senior barbers
General housekeeping duties
The learner will gain training to
Provide client consultation services

Cut hair using barbering techniques to create a variety of looks

Style and finish men’s hair to create a variety of looks

Cut facial hair into shape

Shaving services

Desired skills:
Punctual and reliable.
Excellent customer service skills.
Excellent time keeping.
Good at building relationships within the team and with clients
Good organizational skills
High level of accuracy and attention to detail
Self- motivated and pro-active
Enthusiastic and eager to learn
Good team worker
Strong communication skills
Be able to take direction and respond to authority

Desired personal qualities:
Hard working
Keen to learn
Positive attitude
Able to show Initiative
Creative flair with an eye to detail

Training to be provided (Qualifications to be gained):
English Functional Skill Level 2
Math’s Functional Skill Level 2

Future prospects:

There are great progression opportunities to gain from a Barbering Apprenticeship to continue your career.
Employment for gents grooming in this occupation is growing and there has been a noticeable increase of employment in this career industry.

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