Billie's Hair Salon
THURSDAYS OR FRIDAYS - START WITH THE BASICS. Observe and Assist the hairdressing staff in this quiet salon, while building upon your VETiS Hairdressing training. Take the time to watch and learn the foundation skills at the start of your placement. As your competence and confidence grows, the host may offer you the opportunity to participate in more complex tasks.
Skills You Might Learn
Teamwork, communication, time management, customer service, using technology, problem solving.
Cert II - Increased industry knowledge, salon safety processes, maintaining and organising tools, equipment and work areas, retail and merchandising, basin services, drying, etc
Cert III – as above, along with haircut structures, colouring techniques, men’s haircuts, design and finishes for up-dos, etc.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Students will start with basic tasks including sweeping, tidying reception area, folding towels, maintaining work spaces (including various equipment), preparing foil sheets, etc. Reception tasks may include greeting clients, preparing drinks, answering phones and assisting with appointment records. Students may have the opportunity to assist with shampooing, drying, toning, and wrapping.
Must be undertaking Cert II or Cert III Hairdressing. One day per week, so best suited to VCAL students.
To be discussed at interview, generally all black
Special Transport Requirements
Travel Arrangement Form NOT REQUIRED for this placement. Close to both bus and train access.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- SIH20111 - Certificate II in Hairdressing
- SIH30111 - Certificate III in Hairdressing