New legislation is coming on employment status and rights, say the NHF/NBF

New legislation is coming on employment status and rights, say the NHF/NBF

18 December 2018

The government has announced its Good Work plan in response to the Taylor Review which was published in July 2017. The Review looked at how workers’...

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Plans to stamp out exploitation of low paid workers announced, say the NHF/NBF

Plans to stamp out exploitation of low paid workers announced, say the NHF/NBF

18 December 2018

The government has released its response to the Labour Market Enforcement Strategy recommendations which were published in May 2018.

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The beauty make-up consultant and nail services technician apprenticeship at level 2 is approved for delivery!

The beauty make-up consultant and nail services technician apprenticeship at level 2 is approved for delivery!

14 December 2018

As part of the government’s apprenticeship reforms, the level 2 Trailblazer beauty make-up consultant and nail services technician apprenticeship standards and assessment plans at level 2 have...

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Wages survey reveals dilemma for salons, says the NHF/NBF

Wages survey reveals dilemma for salons, says the NHF/NBF

11 December 2018

An industry wages survey carried out by the NHF/NBF found that many salons are caught between a rock and a hard place when it comes...

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Employers need to prepare for 3 yearly pensions re-enrolment, warns the NHF/NBF

Employers need to prepare for 3 yearly pensions re-enrolment, warns the NHF/NBF

6 December 2018

Most salons believe their responsibilities are to manage pension contributions for their eligible staff, to enrol new team members and remove team members who leave.

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Hair and beauty businesses are booming, says the NHF/NBF

Hair and beauty businesses are booming, says the NHF/NBF

5 December 2018

The National Hairdressers Federation and the National Beauty Federation have released their 2018 annual statistics giving an overview of businesses, turnover, employment, working patterns, age, gender,...

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A NEW committee of key people in the beauty industry is going back to basics

A NEW committee of key people in the beauty industry is going back to basics

28 November 2018

A NEW committee of key people in the beauty industry is going back to basics, developing guidance and support to ensure there is an accessible,...

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 An industry first for beauty salons, with a nationally recognised guide on qualifications needed for treatments

An industry first for beauty salons, with a nationally recognised guide on qualifications needed for treatments

15 November 2018

The number and variety of beauty treatments is changing all the time, making it hard for salons to keep up with the qualifications and training...

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The best hair and beauty businesses in Wales are crowned at the NHF’s Welsh Awards

The best hair and beauty businesses in Wales are crowned at the NHF’s Welsh Awards

13 November 2018

Last night, the hairdressing, barbering and beauty businesses who had been nominated to win an NHF Welsh Award gathered at The Coal Exchange in Cardiff...

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