Hairdressing

Overview

Hairdressing is a creative and rewarding career, and our training salon is a lively, exciting and stimulating place to learn. 

Our staff share their professional insight with the students and teach them what it takes to succeed in the world of professional hairdressing. Students will learn the latest techniques and gain industry knowledge alongside their learning by attending guest talks and demonstrations with internationally recognised haircare companies. 

Careers
  • Salon Manager
  • Hairstylist
  • Colour Technician
  • Barber
  • Cruise Ship Stylist
Facilities

Students work in The Canterbury Spa, our own commercial training salon, which is open the public. Students use the latest industry-standard products from the likes of Goldwell and Wella.
 


Career Prospects

Hairdressers and barbers

Annual pay
£27,040
Workforce change
1%
Hours/week
39
Replacement
35%

The workforce is projected to expand by 1% over the period to 2024, adding 1,703 jobs. In the same period, 35% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 71,315 job openings.

Role description

Hairdressers and barbers shampoo, cut, colour, style and treat hair.

Common tasks


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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ