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What is it that makes a great Hairdresser or Barber?
You will have to be an excellent communicator, not only with
your friends and the people you know well, but with people
from every age group, social background, ethnic group,
occupation and gender.
You should have a degree of artistic skill and flair.
Know basic rules of chemistry, physics, anatomy, biology,
physiology and mathematics.
You will have to be prepared to undertake a long initial training
period and then go on learning for the rest of your working life.
Your personality should be vibrant, sparkling, strong and
interesting. Be diplomatic, sympathetic and have the ability to
listen and communicate.
You'll need a high degree of physical stamina, as working
on the Salon floor can be a fast paced environment at times.
You will also have to to stand for a lot of the working day.
Taking all this into consideration, you'll have to remain polite
and friendly to your paying customer.
Advice & Guidance
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Peter Pyne Training recognises the value of a safe and welcoming learning environment and strives to treat both employees and students with respect and dignity, treat them fairly with regards to all assessments, choices and procedures, and to give them encouragement to achieve their goals and full potential. The Company will ensure that all learners have the opportunity to achieve Every Child Matters outcomes being at the heart of our ethos; being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and achieving economic well-being.
We will set up all interviews and trial days for salon opportunities for the learners and provide help, support, advice and guidance on interviewing skills and techniques. We invest a great deal of time to give learners the best possible chance of progressing on to an Apprenticeship. We provide them with all of the experience they require in our friendly in house training salon which will give you the desirable skills that employers are looking for from an Apprentice.