451812 Hair or Beauty Salon Assistant

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
451812
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Hair or Beauty Salon Assistant
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
No
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme: 
No
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

451812 HAIR OR BEAUTY SALON ASSISTANT

Assists Hairdressers or Beauty Therapists by performing routine tasks in a hairdressing or beauty salon.
Skill Level: 5

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
5

4518 Other Personal Service Workers

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
4518
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Other Personal Service Workers
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

4518 OTHER PERSONAL SERVICE WORKERS

This unit group covers Personal Service Workers not elsewhere classified.
It includes Civil Celebrants, Hair or Beauty Salon Assistants, Sex Workers or Escorts, Body Artists, First Aid Trainers and Religious Assistants.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.
The occupation First Aid Trainer has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
The occupations Hair or Beauty Salon Assistant and Sex Worker or Escort have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
544.40
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
425.30
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
473.00