Apprentice Beauty Therapist


Henlow, SG16 6AA

Closes in 7 days (Tuesday 30 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 12 June 2024


As an Apprentice you will work, within a great team, in a rewarding environment at one of Champneys' spa resorts. You will acquire the ability to deliver a 5* guest experience whilst being able to provide a range of beauty treatments to include facials, massage and nails to the highest professional standards.

Annual wage
£13,312 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Beauty therapist (level 2)
Days and shifts are to be confirmed, this will be discussed with you upon interview. Your working week will consist of 40 hours, 1 day will be your Off the job training day.

40 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September


1 Year 3 Months

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

Level 2 Beauty Therapist apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Armonia Training Academy will provide you with the appropriate training to help you carry out beauty therapy treatments in line with legal, industry and organisational requirements, maintaining honesty, integrity, and confidentiality. Your training will be delivered through a blend of learning including; virtual, block input weeks and employer touchpoint days.

You will learn to implement and practice safe ways of working for yourself and others in accordance with legal, beauty therapy and organisational requirements. Whilst gaining the skills to carry out, maintain and store details in relation to client records and confidential beauty treatment consultations. You will learn to understand and facilitate client journeys, recording messages and making appointments alongside handling payments from clients.

This qualification will be achieved through continual assessment of your practical work, your theory understanding, using tests and oral questioning; evidence of competence will be collected in a portfolio of evidence. You will also have an end-point assessment at the end of your training.

You will understand, learn the skills, knowledge, and behaviours to help you choose the most appropriate products and range of beauty therapy techniques, products, tools, and equipment to provide all aspects of beauty therapy.

You will be given the knowledge to provide advice and recommendations on the beauty treatments and future appointments for you clients whilst maintaining professional values that meet beauty therapy industry requirements and expectations.

Where you’ll work

Champneys Henlow

Coach Road


SG16 6AA


An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Beauty therapist (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Safe working Practices: Meet legal, industry and organisational requirements: maintain effective, hygienic and safe working methods; meet health and safety considerations; adhere to workplace, suppliers’ or manufacturers’ instructions for the safe use of equipment, materials and products; maintain the client’s modesty, privacy and comfort; minimise risks of cross-infection, injury or fatigue; promote environmental and sustainable working practices; ensure personal hygiene and protection meets industry, organisational and local authority requirements; correctly use, store and dispose of personal protective equipment
  • Provide waxing services: Consult, plan, prepare and perform waxing services to remove unwanted hair on clients from the legs, underarms, face and bikini line
  • Provide hand and nail treatments: Consult, plan, prepare and perform hand and nail treatments on clients
  • Provide foot treatments: Consult, plan, prepare and perform foot and nail treatments on clients
  • Provide facial treatments: Consult, plan, prepare and perform facial skin care treatments, use facial products and equipment, and improve and maintain skin condition on clients
  • Provide eyelash and eyebrow treatments: Consult, plan, prepare and perform enhancements to the appearance of the eyebrows and lashes on clients
  • Provide make-up application: Consult, plan, prepare and perform make-up services on clients
  • Provide basic massage treatments: Consult, plan, prepare and perform manual back, neck and shoulder massage treatments on clients
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths & English (grade 4)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Customer care skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Presentation skills
    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Patience

    Other requirements

    Are you able to independently travel?

    About this company

    Champneys is one of the most recognised names in the health and wellbeing sector, offering over 100 different therapies in beauty and holistic wellbeing. Champneys currently have some exciting opportunities to start a career that will provide you with the highest standard of training and excellent employment from the UK’s leading health spa brands that will give your career a certain cachet that will set you apart. (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    Progression to a Level 3 Beauty Therapy qualification.

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    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000257340.

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    Closes in 7 days (Tuesday 30 July at 11:59pm)

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