Virgin Active

Health & Beauty Therapist (Lichfield) - Lichfield

Lichfield, Staffordshire, England
£7.20 per hour & commission + excellent benefits
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Are you Fit for Virgin Active..?

Here at Virgin Active, we pride ourselves on our innovations and vision to be the World’s Most Loved Health Club, and we need you to get on board and help us achieve this.

Our health club spas offer a fantastic range of spa treatments for both members and non-members including high end industry brand Espa, for face and body treatments, Lycon waxing, Jessica nails and St Tropez tanning services; all delivered by a friendly and welcoming team.

We’re looking for a friendly and professional Health & Beauty Therapist to provide a unique experience for our members, whether they are making enquiries, receiving treatments or visiting our luxurious Health & Beauty facilities. With an Uncapped Commission Scheme available this is a fantastic opportunity to enhance your earning potential and skills.

Your job:

  • Deliver treatments, keeping up to date with the latest techniques, products and training.
  • Promote sales of spa products and services, meeting targets and providing appropriate aftercare advice.
  • Cover the reception desk as required, dealing with member queries and complaints.
  • Ensure the high hygiene standards of the company are maintained and delivered at all times.
  • Understand and be mindful of data protection when dealing with client information.

Your commitment:

This role is full time, working 40 hours per week. Flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business; specific shift patterns include 'earlies' (9.30am starts), 'lates' (8pm closes) and weekends (9.30am starts/8pm closes).

What we can’t live without:

You are a versatile beauty therapist with strong interpersonal skills and previous retail experience, passionate about delivering memorable and outstanding pampering service.

  • NVQ Level 3 (or above) in Beauty Therapist or equivalent qualification
  • Excellent administration and communication skills and experience of dealing with complaints politely and efficiently.
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as individually
  • Strong numeracy, literacy and computer skills.
  • Previous beauty therapy experience is desirable, but not essential, while ESPA, Murad, Jessica and St Tropez experience is an advantage. Industry knowledge is preferable, although product training is provided.

The Perks:

Why not master your trade in a diverse and fun environment, we’ll support you in this great new challenge with coaching and development every step of the way. Also, to reward your hard work you’ll get:

  • Flexible working hours; have a life outside the salon!
  • Competitive industry pay
  • Uncapped Commissions on Treatments and Retail Product Sales
  • Dedicated H&B manager, there to support and promote your development
  • Tailored courses to suit you, your interests and increase your expertise in your field.
  • Look the part; we’ll provide you  with uniforms
  • Complimentary gym membership for you and a buddy
  • Discount on loads of Virgin products and services
  • 30 days holiday (pro rata) including bank holidays
  • Bonus birthday day off - an extra day off to celebrate your birthday however you see fit!