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Hairdressing Shop Managers

Descriptions & Duties

  • Hairdressing Shop Managers take charge of the overall operations and managements of hairdressing salons. Supervise and instructs staff for works completion. Carry out company’s strategic plans. Formulate and implement sales policies and promotion plans. Control operational costs.

Generic Competencies

Physical Abilities

Physical abilities

  • Physical strength
  • Eye hand coordination / precision / dexterity


Importance:2 (Max:5) 

Skill is occasionally required


Technology Skills

Technology skills

  • Computer literacy
  • Application of technology


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Cognitive Abilities

Cognitive abilities

  • Creativity
  • Visualisation
  • Logical thinking


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Comprehension And Expression

Comprehension and expression skills

  • Reading comprehension
  • Oral / written expression


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Social Skills

Social skills

  • Communication
  • Negotiation
  • Persuasion


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Organisation And Execution Skills

Organisation and execution skills

  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Judgement
  • Decision making


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Problem Solving Skills

Problem solving skills

  • Ability to solve simple and complex problems effectively and efficiently


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Management Skills

Management skills

  • Leadership
  • Management of finance / time / people / other resources


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Trade Specific Competencies

Hairdressing salon operation and management skills and knowledge

Hairdressing Shop Managers must be able to oversee the operations and management of the hairdressing salons.

General Requirements

Academic qualification

  • A relevant recognised degree, diploma or foundation certificate, or equivalent


  • 5 to 10 years of management experience in business/ hair salon

Career Path & Salary

Private Sector

Monthly Salary $10,000-$13,000

Monthly Salary $10,000-$20,000

Monthly Salary $10,000-$20,000

Monthly Salary $20,000-$70,000

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Work Environment

  • Hairdressing Shop Managers generally work indoors in hairdressing salons. Their work schedules include late evenings, weekends, and holidays and may work full time or part time.

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