Hairdressing and Beauty Salon Managers and Proprietors

Hairdressing and beauty salon managers and proprietors plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing and nail salons, beauty treatment, pet grooming and similar establishments.


New workers
£ 19,475
£ 35,507
£ 59,901

Available jobs

In the past year there were 9,153 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Ensures financial accounts for the business are maintained.

  • Demonstrates, advises on and sells hair and/or beauty products.

  • Checks and maintains any equipment, and ensures that all safety requirements are met.

  • Undertakes and/or directs hair treatments and/or beauty therapy.

  • Ensures clients’ records are maintained.

  • Provides clients with information and advice on styles and treatments, and resolves any complaints or problems.

  • Controls the allocation, training and remuneration of staff.

  • Determines staffing, financial, material and other short- and long-term needs.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

  • Stock Management

  • Visual Merchandising

  • Marketing

  • Spa Management

  • Performance Management

  • Housekeeping

  • Booking (Sales)

  • Finance

  • Manicure

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Management

  • Customer Service

  • Communication

  • Sales

  • Leadership

  • Operations

  • Cleanliness

  • Training And Development

  • Interpersonal Communications

  • Coaching

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.