Career Opportunities

Think Hairdressing is only for those who are not good at school? Think again…

All successful hairdressers possess a mix of academic competence; creativity and an outgoing personality. 

Hairdressing is a dynamic career choice. It is a universally recognised career pathway across the majority of the world. Hairdressing as a career is unique as it opens up a world of opportunities not only in Australia but also internationally where Australian hairdressers are coveted worldwide. 

There are many pathways a qualified hairdresser can take.

Taylorweir graduates go on to become:

  • Nationally Recognised Stylists
  • International Stylists
  • National and International Session Stylists
  • Cruise Ship Stylists
  • Platform Artists
  • Artistic Directors
  • Salon Managers
  • Salon Owners
  • Technical Advisors
  • Product Consultants
  • Competition Judges
  • Film and Theatre Stylists
  • Educators/Facilitators/Assessors 

Hairdressers who love their craft are never out of work. Once qualified, the pathways for a hairdresser are numerous; it is up to the individual where they would like to take their career. Whether they follow an artistic, educational or business stream, or all three pathways; hairdressing can be a lifelong career and lifestyle choice.  

Hairdressing is a rewarding career choice that once made, is seldom regretted.

For more information on Hairdressing as a career choice click on the Service Skills link below:

http://www.serviceskills.com.au/careers/careers-in-hairdressing

 


Traineeship or Salon Assistant Pathway

1 - SIH20111 CERTIFICATE II IN HAIRDRESSING TRAINEESHIP or SALON ASSISTANT

  • Salon Assistant

  • Pathway to Apprenticeship

 

2 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III IN HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

 


Artistic Pathway

1 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III IN  HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

2 - SIH40111 CERTIFICATE IV IN HAIRDRESSING ADVANCED DESIGNER CERTIFICATE

  • Session Stylist
  • Platform Artist
  • Artistic Director
  • Film & Theatre Stylist
  • Hair & Beauty Journalist

 

3 - SIH70111 VOCATIONAL GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN HAIRDRESSING CREATIVE LEADERSHIP

  • Artistic Director for:
  1. Global Hairdressing Company
  2. Artistic Director for International Fashion Shows
  • International Session Stylist
  • International Platform Artist
  • International Film & Theatre Stylist
  • International Hair & Beauty Journalist

 

 


Salon Owner Pathway

1 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III IN HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

2 - SIB50210 DIPLOMA OF SALON MANAGEMENT

  • Salon Manager
  • Salon Owner
  • Franchisee/Franchisor

 

3 - SALON OWNER

 

 


Educational Pathway - Artistic

1 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III IN HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

2 - SIH40111 CERTIFICATE IV IN HAIRDRESSING ADVANCED DESIGNER CERTIFICATE

  • Session Stylist
  • Platform Artist
  • Artistic Director
  • Film & Theatre Stylist
  • Hair & Beauty Journalist

 

3 - TAE40110 CERTIFICATE IV IN TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

  • Trainer and Assessor for Hairdressing RTO
  • Educator/Facilitator for product companies and Salons

 

 


Educational Pathway - Business

1 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III IN HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

2 - SIB50210 DIPLOMA OF SALON MANAGEMENT

  • Salon Manager
  • Salon Owner
  • Franchisee/Franchisor

 

3 - SALON OWNER or MANAGER

 

4 - TAE40110 CERTIFICATE IV IN TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT

  • Trainer and Assessor for Hairdressing RTO
  • Educator/Facilitator for product companies and Salons

 


Executive Pathway

1 - SIH30111 CERTIFICATE III In HAIRDRESSING APPRENTICESHIP TRADE CERTIFICATE

  • Salon Hairdresser
  • Salon Stylist
  • Colour Specialist
  • Company Technician
  • Product Consultant
  • Salon Owner

 

2 - SIB50210 DIPLOMA OF SALON MANAGEMENT

  • Salon Manager
  • Salon Owner
  • Franchisee/Franchisor

 

3 - BSB60407 ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF MANAGEMENT

  • Franchisee/Franchisor
  • Management position in a company

 

4 - TAE80210 VOCATIONAL GRADUATE DIPLOMA OF MANAGEMENT

  • General Manager Human Resources
  • Head of School RTO
  • Director of Workforce Planning