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View current and ongoing job opportunities for the Retail Employment Program.

Know someone who’s keen to become a barber or hairdresser? Or are you looking to find a new apprentice?

Clip Joint Education, with the support of Service Skills SA is facilitating 2 short Jobs First Employment Programs targeting youth 17–20 years who are keen to start a creative career in the Hairdressing Industry.

The ‘Fundamentals of Hairdressing’ and ‘Fundamentals of Barbering’ are both 5 week programs that will provide participants with a pathway into a Hairdressing or Barbering Apprenticeship.

Currently the project is seeking:

participants with long term career aspirations who can commit to 12 days of training (including 2 days of industry work placement) delivered over 3-5 weeks. Training will take place from 1st May–9th June 2017.

employers who are keen to provide work experience to participants with the intention of establishing an apprenticeship should the work experience period be successful.

How to apply:

To register your businesses interest please call Robyn Barker of Clip Joint Education on (08) 8223 5600 or email

Candidates are required to book into an interview and assessment session as soon as possible. To do so please phone Clip Joint Education on (08) 8223 5600 or email

NOTE: Candidates are required to meet the Job First Employment Project eligibility criteria: 17–20 (preferable), not enrolled at school, unemployed or underemployed (less than avg. 17 hours p/wk), Australian citizen or full working rights in Australia. Please view the flyer for more information.

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Service Skills SA and HITsa Industry Training are offering an exciting employment training program for job seekers who want to work in the Hospitality Industry.
This two week course will provide practical skills training for food and beverage service, room attending and stewarding positions. The training includes Responsible service of alcohol (RSA), Prepare and serve espresso coffee, hygiene and job skills.


Hair and Beauty SA (HBSA) have announced that the new Trade apprenticeship of Barbering will be available in South Australia in 2017 through participating Apprenticeship Centres and Registered Training Organisations.

The following Training Packages have been endorsed by the Australian Industry Skills Committee (AISC):

  • SHB Hairdressing and Beauty Services Training Package V2.0
  • SIR Retail Services Training Package V1.0 (Community Pharmacy Components)
  • SIR Retail Services Training Package V2.0 (Retail Components)

The training package components are available to view on

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