Apprentice Receptionist (TS) GREENLEAF TREATMENTS LIMITED

Working in a busy beauty salon, you will speak to customers, take bookings and take payments.

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Closing date: 19 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £149.85 - £260.85

    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

    To cover shifts Monday-Saturday between 10am and 6pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    52 weeks

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001315520

  • Positions

    1 available

As an apprentice receptionist your duties will include:

  • Answering telephones, speaking to customers 
  • Making appointments via telephone and email
  • Managing the booking system and appointment diary for therapists
  • Managing stock, ordering new supplies when required
  • Keeping track of timesheets for therapists
  • Taking payments via cash and card

You will be the first person customers see when they enter the salon so a professional appearance and polite, approachable manner is very important.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Great communication skills, verbal and written
  • Comfortable using IT systems

Personal qualities

  • Keen, motivated and willing to learn
  • Flexible to cover shifts Monday to Saturday 10am-6pm
  • Calm and professional manner

Qualifications required

  • You must have, or be predicted, a grade C in your Maths and English GCSE. Or have the functional skills equivalent.

Future prospects

There is the potential for further employment on successful completion of this apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) for apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. The new NMW applies to time working plus time spent training as this is also part of the Apprenticeship.

About the employer

Greenleaf therapists are trained to the very highest standard and regularly attend external training to keep them ahead of the competition. Greenleaf's state of the art treatment rooms and beauty section have been designed specifically to meet your needs. Greenleaf's extensive product ranges allow your therapist to tailor your treatment to your needs. Relax in the hands of our professional senior stylists and therapists and let yourself drift away from the daily grind of work. We want you to look and feel good with great inspirational ideals we will ensure that every visit to Green leaf Salon leaves you feeling radiant and revitalised. We trust you'll want to come back time and time again. Our team of talented Professional Beauty Therapists will provide you with highly Professional Hair Care, Male Grooming For Him and Beauty Therapy For Her, and above all a high level of customer service.

Employer

GREENLEAF TREATMENTS LIMITED

Address

509

Aldridge Road

Birmingham

B44 8NA

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Training provider

Level 2 qualification in Business Admin

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

SANDWELL COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sandwell College

Contact

Nicola Farrow 0121 569 2099


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Closing date: 19 Oct 2017