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Certified Hairstylist. Extensive knowledge of industry changes, modern and classic hair designs, and hair care techniques for women, men and children.

Career Objective

Motivated and friendly Hair Stylist looking to rent a chair in a busy, modern salon. Will bring along a dedicated and loyal client base of over 80 patrons.

Employment History

Jan 2008 – present: Senior Stylist/ColouristAdelaide, SA, Australia
The Bald and the Beautiful
  • Excellent cutting and colouring skills - regularly attend refresher classes to keep up to date with the latest trends.
  • Proven client following, steady client base in and around the local area
  • Excellent ability to work in a team environment
  • Mentoring abilities - took on 5 new apprentices
  • Professional presentation with a willingness and open mindedness to learn new skills and techniques
  • Extensive knowledge of body weaves, spiral perms, and permanents
Jan 2005 – Dec 2007: HairdresserAdelaide, SA, Australia
Curl up and Dye
  • Individually maintained loyal clientele base of over 70 customers at this busy, modern studio.
  • Specialized in African hair styling, including braids, corn rows, and other modern styles. 
  • Supervised a team of 3 new apprentices.
  • Hair styling services (chemical texturing, color, weaving, cutting edge styles) as well as spa services such as deep conditioning treatments, facials and herbal wraps.

Twice named Salon Employee of the Month.
Jan 2001 – Dec 2004: Apprentice HairdresserAdelaide , SA, Australia
Sally's Salon
  • Keep work stations clean and sanitise tools such as scissors and combs.
  • Cut, trim and shape hair or hairpieces, based on customers' instructions, hair type and facial features, using clippers, scissors, trimmers and razors.
  • Analyse clients hair and other physical features to determine and recommend beauty treatment or suggest hair styles.
  • Schedule client appointments.
  • Bleach, dye, or tint hair, using applicator or brush.
  • Update and maintain customer information records, such as beauty services provided.
  • Shampoo, rinse, condition and dry hair and scalp or hairpieces with water, liquid soap, or other solutions.
  • Operate cash registers to receive payments from patrons.
  • Demonstrate and sell hair care products and cosmetics.
  • Develop new styles and techniques with ongoing training

Education / Qualifications

Certificate IV in Hairdressing
Graduated: December 2004
Adelaide, SA, Australia
Certificate III in Hairdressing
Graduated: December 2003
Adelaide, SA, Australia
Higher School Certificate
Adelaide High School
Graduated: December 2000
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Immigration / Work Status

Australia – Citizen