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Stylist/Barber Apprentice

APPRENTICE // Birds Barbershop // (Austin)

 
By joining our team as an Apprentice, you'll learn one-on-one alongside some of the best barbers and stylists in Austin.  Let our haircutters teach you the tips and tricks to succeeding in this industry while preparing you for Birds Barbershop's fast-paced environment. Our 8-week phased curriculum covers all varieties of services and skills required to be a successfulBirds stylist

What you’ll learn:

  • Highly effective communication and consultation techniques
  • Detailed lessons on all fades, tapers, clipper work, scissor work, and styling on all textures of hair
  • Sought-after techniques to maximize efficiency without compromising quality
  • Demonstrations and hands-on lessons for the most challenging haircuts
  • Tips to maximize your time behind the chair and work smarter, not harder
  • Complete product and ingredient education
  • Specialized techniques for detailing/finishing your cuts to make them one-of-a-kind
  • Methods for creating an elevated service experience for your clients
  • How to build a portfolio of your work and build your brand as a stylist

Who our program is best for:

  • Newly licensed cosmetologists and barbers with a foundation in hair cutting
  • Licensed cosmetologists and barbers returning to the industry after a break
  • Licensed folks looking to round out their skillset!

About us:

Birds Barbershop has been locally owned and operated in Austin since 2006. Boasting 9 locations across town, Birds looks to provide quality cuts for all walks of life in a fun atmosphere where our stylists can truly be themselves. Everything is done with our Core Values in mind; putting people first, providing exceptional quality, keeping it upbeat, and making sure cutting and getting cut is easy for everyone. Through the power of our stylists, barbers, and our female-led Shop Support team, we serve over 20,000 clients every month. Our impeccably maintained spaces, free education, and flexible scheduling have made Birds a sought-after place for talented stylists for over 15 years. We welcome you to join us and build your book and your talent at one of Austin’s most iconic local establishments.