Hairdressing


Get a head start in the creative world of hairdressing, learning from talented stylists who have worked in the industry.

You will gain work experience in our training and commercial salons with the opportunity to practice cuts, colours and treatments on real customers.

You will have the chance to work with local businesses that we have close relationships with, building on your CV and giving you the skills employers are looking for. 

Introduction

Get a head start in the creative world of hairdressing, learning from talented stylists who have worked in the industry.

You will gain work experience in our training and commercial salons with the opportunity to practice cuts, colours and treatments on real customers.

You will have the chance to work with local businesses that we have close relationships with, building on your CV and giving you the skills employers are looking for. 

Facilities

Our students learn in specially designed, professional salon spaces. Broadstairs College also has a hotel situated within its campus grounds, giving learners the opportunity to train with paying clients in The Yarrow hotel's spa.

Careers

Careers in this industry include:

  • Hair Stylist
  • Salon Manager
  • Colour Technician
  • Barber

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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Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN