Senior Barber

19 Nov 2021
19 Dec 2021
Full Time
Set hours
Contract Type
Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe's leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.

"Excited to introduce a new Barber to a fantastic workplace and super friendly colleagues!" - Manager, Sky Spaces

What you'll do:

* Welcome customers and identify their preferences by asking pointed questions
* Recommend hairstyles and haircuts according to customers' face shapes and tastes
* Wash, rinse and dry clients' hair using appropriate shampoos and conditioners (e.g. for oily hair or dry scalp)
* Cut, trim and shave hair using professional equipment
* Apply hair treatment products, as needed
* Form bonds with loyal customers and remember their hairstyle preferences
* Manage bookings and serve walk-ins depending on availability
* Ensure tidiness of barber stations and sterilize tools, as needed

What you'll bring:

* Proficiency in cutting using various types of clippers/razors
* Hands-on experience with beard cutting and shaping
* Knowledge of a wide range of haircuts, suitable for all hair lengths
* Familiarity with hair treatment products and services
* Up-to-date with industry trends
* Physical stamina to stand for long hours
* Flexibility to work in shifts
* NVQ Level 2 in Barbering

Sky Spaces

Our job in Sky Spaces is to encourage everyone to be their best. We provide people with the things that make their lives at Sky just a little bit easier - from great working environments to subsidised gyms, from fantastic food and drink options to top quality cycling and life style services. Our goal is to make Sky a brilliant place to work which is a massive operation - Sky doesn't stand still, and neither do we.

The Rewards:

There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

* Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
* A generous pension package
* Private healthcare
* Discounted mobile and broadband
* Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences

Where you'll work:


Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway and South Ealing tube stations. There's also plenty of bike shelters and showers.

On campus, you'll find 13 subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.


We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we've been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we've committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We've also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.

At Sky we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.

Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.

Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may

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