Job Title : Advanced Beauty Therapist Apprenticeship
Employer : Stoke by Nayland Hotel Golf & Spa
Location : Colchester, Suffolk, CO6 4PZ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01662
Vacancy Short Description : A fantastic opportunity to undertake an advanced apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy with a prestigious local company.
Qualifications Required : A Level 2 Beauty Therapy Qualification is desirable.
Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and maths at grades 9- 4 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship and 9-3 for a Level 2.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: All applicants regardless of entry requirements will be emailed an Initial Assessment to complete as part of the recruitment procedure. This is an online assessment in English and maths and can be completed at your preferred location remotely. Currently, due to COVID19 we are not offering Initial Assessment appointments at either campus. Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, will be offered further advice and guidance to support their application if required.
Vacancy Full Description : The successful applicant will be supported and trained in the following criteria:
• Complete advanced consultations including in-depth client lifestyle profiling, to build and maintain the clients trust,
• Establishing suitability for treatment and providing solutions for improving the condition of the clients physical appearance and emotional welfare,
• To design bespoke treatment plans.
• Design, implement and perform advanced bespoke manual therapies on the face, scalp and body, as a single or course of treatment, on clients,
• To meet the objectives of bespoke treatment plans based on the client's physical and psychological characteristics, developed to establish and manage client needs and expectations whilst using the correct products, tools, equipment to deliver current and emerging techniques.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 37.5 Hours to cover Monday – Sunday. 9.30am-5.30pm 30 min lunch break.
Application Deadline Date : 18/09/2020
Possible Start Date : 21/09/2020
Personal Qualities : A passion for this industry and understanding of the opportunities this position gives to future roles.
Abiltiy to create excellent first impressions of the business to customers.
A high standard of personal presentation.
Skills Required : Excellent interpersonal skills and understanding of customer service.
Good communication skills and common sense.
Future Prospects : For the right candidate who proves to be hard working, flexible on hours to meet business needs along with the diligence to successfully complete their apprenticeship the long term prospects of a full time role are excellent.
Training to be Provided : Training for all job specific tasks will be given. In addition the apprentice will have the support and guidance of a qualified assessor from the college, who will make on-site visits every 6-8 weeks.
College attendence will be one day per week at the Ipswich Campus.
Other Information : Pay Rates: The current NMW rate for Apprentices is £4.15 per hour with effect from 1st April 2020. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
Apprentices need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in the industry with a contract of employment
Shortlisting/Interviews - Shortlisting and interviews will take place throughout the duration of the vacancy ad. This may mean that the vacancy could close before the published cut-off date should suitable candidates be found.
Things to consider : Location is somewhat remote; consideration should be given to how the successful candidate will get to and from work each day.
The Spa can get very busy at times so the ability to work under pressure and prioritise workloads can at times be stressful.
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