Amie Barry - Beginner/Trainee Hairdresser

Salon Assistant at Salon Euphoria

Nationality

Irish

Current location

Ireland

Work category

Other

Education

Certificate

Profile Activity

My name is Amie Barry I am 21 years old and live in Drogheda. I am keen to gain a career in hairdressing.
i completed 2 weeks work experience in a hairdressers through school in that two weeks i learned a lot. i was mainly washing hair and cleaning up as well as answering the phone and making tea/coffee for the customers but towards the second week i was thought the basics of hair colour and while being supervised successfully highlighted a persons hair.
I am currently attending a FETAC Level 3 course where I learn and complete projects on shampoos and reception skills, blowdrying and setting. I also had some casual saturday work in a salon. I have a hairdressing portfolio which i can bring with me on interview.

Amie Barry's Education and Qualifications

2012

Certificate - Employability Skills

Drogheda Community Training Centre

At present I am attending an Employability Skills Course with FÁS in the Drogheda Community Training Centre. This is a 52 week course which includes both theory and practical work in such areas as Career Preparation, Application of Numbers, Communications, Computer Literacy, Personal Effectiveness, Woodcarving, Painting and Decorating, Hairdressing and Digital Media.

2011

Certificate - FETAC Level 3 Minor Awards

Drogheda Community Training Centre

Dressing Hair
Job Seeking
Newsletter Production
Using Hairdressing Electrical Appliances

2011

Certificate - FETAC Level 3 Minor Awards

NALA

Personal and Interpersonal Skills
Computer Literacy
Personal Effectiveness

2009

second level/high school education -

St. Aidans Comprehensive School Cootehill

Junior Certificate
ECDL (transition year)
Leaving Certificate

2007

Certificate - ECDL

Comprehensive school, St. Aidan's, Cootehill, Co Cavan

As part of my transition year programme I completed an ECDL course.

Amie Barry's Professional Experience

2012 - Present

Salon Euphoria - Salon Assistant

I Completed some casual saturday work i a salon where i assisted in the general upkeep of the salon, greeted customers, washed hair and some blowdries.

Key Skills
Honest, Reliable, Hardworking
2007 - 2007

Absolute Hair - Trainee Hairstylist/Salon Assistant

In school I attended two weeks work experience in a commercial salon where I learned about the basic upkeep of a salon, how to shampoo hair, start blowdrys, greet customers, manage reception and assist stylists.

Key Skills
Dilligence,Team work

Amie Barry's Additional Information

Languages

Interests

Reading, Socialising, Fashion, Hairstyling, Exercise and a healthy lifestyle, learning new things and doing creative activities

Memberships

Reserve Defence Forces

Awards

At present I am attending an Employability Skills Course with FÁS in the Drogheda Community Training Centre. This is a 52 week course which includes both theory and practical work in such areas as Career Preparation, Application of Numbers, Communications, Computer Literacy, Personal Effectiveness, Woodcarving, Painting and Decorating, Hairdressing and Digital Media.