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Location: Blackburn, BB1 9BA

Job Description

Brief Overview 

As an Apprentice you will receive training in all aspects of Barbering and will assist the Barber/s in the day to day running of the shop.

Vacancy Description

The apprentice will be expected to -

  • Meeting and greeting clients
  • Basic Styling
  • Reception
  • Cleaning rota duties
  • Training

Training from the college and your employer will comprise of:

  • 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

Person Specification


Good communication skills




Able to use own initiative


Personal Qualities

Good time keeping

Smart appearance

Team player


Will need to pass an initial assessment at Blackburn College

Things to Consider

There may be at least one late night per week and Saturday work.

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.

Future Prospects

Progression onto Level 3 Barbering

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Intermediate Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

26 months

Training to be Provided

All aspects of L2 Barbering will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in the shop.

Contact Name and Number

Apprenticeship Team

01254 292500

  • Ofsted Good
  • Lancaster University.
  • University of South Wales.
  • University of Central Lancashire.
  • Skills for Health Quality Mark
  • Advance HE.
  • University of the Arts London.
  • Disability Confident Employer.