CAREER PATHWAYS

Qualifications will support you to follow different careers!
You can choose your preferred pathway. Map out your goals and dreams. If you would like some more advice or guidance contact us to speak to a member of staff and they will help with impartial information on the best routes to realise your ambitions.
Look at some of the things that are possible….

COLOUR OR PERMING TECHNICIAN 

These jobs are often offered through the Hairdressing Journal from various product companies i.e. Wella, L’oreal.  

The job entails selling products to salons and offering technical training days i.e. NVQ Level 3 perming and colouring to training academys and colleges.  

SALON
MANAGEMENT 

With your hairdressing level 3 qualifications you will have the knowledge and understanding to manage a salon i.e. deal with finances, resources, stock control etc and instruct and supervise staff. This could be working for a salon owner or buying or renting a salon yourself.

HAIRDRESSING FOR TV 

If you enjoy creating different hairstyles or recreating historical styles etc…….. these styles may enable you to work in television or the theatre.

These types of job opportunities may be offered in various hairdressing publications. 

HAIRDRESSING ABROAD/CRUISES

Various opportunities arise and are offered through the Hairdressing Journal to travel as a hairdresser.

Theses jobs are often offered for a short period, i.e. one or two years but can be very exciting and challenging break in your career. 

ASSESSOR
TEACHER

By undertaking various training courses i.e. Assessors Award and the teacher training course 7307.
A hairdresser with level 3 qualification or ten years’ experience would be qualified to apply various training opportunities in salon and training academy’s and colleges. 

GENTS
BARBERING

Job vacancies in the press or Hairdressing Journal sometimes only request competence as a gents barber. Assessments in both Apprenticeships and Advanced Apprenticeships cover all areas of gents barbering. There is also a separate unit you could achieve in gents hairdressing


take control.... realise your ambition

Positive Approach Academy for Hair © 2018