NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy Apprentice Turkish Baths & Health Spa

Work within an award winning spa, to achieve a level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification. Job would include evening and weekend hours. Within your role you will deal with customer service care, health and safety, cleanliness and presentation of facilities.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £128.59 - £223.84

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage rates are £4.05 an hour for 16 - 17 year olds, £5.60 an hour for 18 - 20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship(usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    31.75 Hours per week - working on a rota basis, including evenings, weekends and Bank holidays

    Total hours per week: 31.75

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Work in an award winning spa in Harrogate town centre.

Full training will be provided.
Your day to day duties will be:

  • Supervise clients in the Turkish baths, ensuring safety and satisfaction at all times
  • Helping to set up senior therapists treatment rooms when required
  • Regularly undertake cleaning tasks based on daily rota's to the highest standards
  • Conduct daily safety checks and perform regular water tests
  • To assist with the setting up/down of the facility at the start and end of the sessions
  • To perform treatments when required once signed off from college
  • Attend in house training that is offered
  • Wear uniform provided at all times
  • Follow code of conduct set out by Harrogate Borough Council
  • Occasionally attend minor accidents, administer appropriate first aid treatments and make accurate, legible records

As your skills develop you may be able to:

  • Carry out File & Polishes on clients
  • Carry out Manicures & Pedicures on Clients   
  • Carry out Facials on clients
  • Carry out eye treatments on clients

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

We are looking for applications from individuals who have the following skills:

  • Previous experience in a customer related environment
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of people 
  • Understanding the main safety implications related to the post
  • Able to work on own inititiative with minimal supervision
  • Able to work unsocial hours

Personal qualities

  • Personal commitment to equality of opportunity
  • Fairness and diplomacy
  • Willingness to undertake additional relevant duties if required

Qualifications required

  • Educated to GCSE/NVQ 2 level or equivalent (or to be a achieved durning training)

Future prospects

Working towards level 2 in beauty therapy to progress on to level 3 You will be able to progress to one day: Being head therapist. Manager of a Salon. Cruise Ships. Own your own Salon. Teaching. Media.

Things to consider

This role will involve working with chemicals and heated equipment. You will have to keep the spa clean and tidy throughout the day. You will have to work weekends and late nights. Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

The Turkish Baths officially opened in 1897 and was said to be the most advanced centre for hydrotherapy in the world. In 2002 the baths was redeveloped. 

A Turkish Baths ritual is a Journey of heating, cooling and cleansing the body, promoting a sense of relaxation and a clear mind. At the end of the session many of our clients say they feel exhilaration, euphoria, total relaxation and absolute cleanliness. 


Turkish Baths & Health Spa


5 Royal Baths

Parliament Street



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Training provider

  • You will study both practical and theory at Intuitions Ltd in Harrogate 
  • Attendance at Intuitions is 1 day per week 
  • You will gain an NVQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy

Apprenticeship framework

Beauty Therapy

Training provider

School of Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Intuitions Ltd


Helen Green 01423 528066 helen.green@intuitionsltd.co.uk

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2017