Virgin Active

Health & Beauty Manager (Clearview) - Brentwood

Brentwood, Essex, England
£18,961-23,175 annual salary + 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.

With an Uncapped Commission Scheme available this is a fantastic opportunity to enhance your earning potential and skills.

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.

Your job:

  • Ensure the H&B Team deliver exceptional health and beauty treatments to the highest standard, working alongside them to provide treatments when required.
  • Drive staff to promote sales of products and services, ensuring targets are met and knowledgeable aftercare advice is given.
  • Day to day management and promotion of the H&B function, including line management of the team.
  • Ensure the hygiene and brand standards are consistently met and communicated.
  • Understand and be mindful of data protection; ensuring client information is handled correctly.
  • Communicate across the wider Club and H&B teams, holding regular department meetings and briefings.
  • Accountable for successfully delivering financial & departmental KPIs, department Health Checks and audits.
  • Represent the department and be an ambassador for the Virgin Active brand; use local knowledge to organise promotional events and activities in and out of club.

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' (9am starts), 'lates' (8pm closes) and Saturdays 10am-6pm.

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 2 or 3 in Beauty Therapist or equivalent qualification
  • Previous beauty therapy or salon management 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.
  • Excellent administration, computer and communication skills and experience of dealing with complaints politely and efficiently.
  • Advanced people management skills, organisational flair and strong numeracy & literacy skills.
  • Proficiency in using a computer with the confidence to learn new systems & databases quickly.

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 monthly commission based on spa Revenue performance
  • Dedicated line 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!