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Hairdressing

Pathways

Pathways are made up of courses focused on future careers or further education opportunities

Courses in Hair design or Barbering can lead you to many roles including Colourist, Stylist, Salon Manager, Image Consultant, Product Sales, Theatrical Hair Stylist or Wedding Specialist.

You will be taught in modern, well-equipped, salons by vocational lecturers who have worked, or are currently working, in the industry - they therefore have wide-ranging and current experience of industry needs and trends. Salon skills are supported by underpinning theory knowledge.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities

Example

Hairdressers and barbers

Annual pay
£15,600

Annual pay is per year, based on full-time employment and on the South East region.

Across the UK the workforce is projected to expand by 9% over the period to 2027, adding 19,166 jobs. In the same period, 76% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 156,393 job openings.

Role description

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

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What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Guidance on Interviews

Once you have submitted an application we will contact you with the a range of options for conducting your interviews remotely, such as telephone or Skype, or organising interviews once the College reopens and social distancing is relaxed.

Courses at Ashford College

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Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

Elwick Road
Ashford
Kent
TN23 1NN

Telephone:
01233 743100