International travel, acclaim, awards, a life lived to the full. A career in Hairdressing is perfect for those with vision, imagination and ambition.

The Isle of Wight College is one of the top colleges in the country for training in hairdressing, and it’s an exciting time – with continuous innovations in treatments, products and techniques.


With experience you could become a senior stylist or salon manager with roles such as:

  • talking to clients and suggest style ideas
  • cutting and styling hair
  • giving advice on minor hair and scalp problems
  • taking payments
  • ordering stock and promoting products to customers
  • keeping up to date with new trends, techniques and hair products

With further qualifications, you could also move into training or assessing student hairdressers.

You could become self-employed or open your own salon.

You may be able to use your skills as a hair professional in the theatre, film or television industry,

(Taken from NationalCareers)

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