Spa Therapist - Argyll & Bute

£10ph - Leisure & Hospitality
Ref: 89 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 Sep 2019
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Spa Therapist

Discounted Live-In Accommodation + Bonus

About the Opportunity

We are currently handling a fantastic opportunity for a Spa Therapist in one of Scotland’s most picturesque locations.  If you are in search of a lifestyle change and an escape from the big city, then this is an opportunity that will enable you to live and work in a stunning environment with an organisation that demonstrably values its people by offering substantially discounted live-in accommodation and industry leading hourly rate.

About the Employer

Our client is one of the most successful private businesses within the hospitality sector in Scotland.  Offering a range of self-catering lodges and retreats for a broad range of guests from a variety of different countries and cultures, you will be naturally at ease in a customer facing environment, providing the best Scottish hospitality to ensure every guest has a memorable experience.  The Spa at the resort is a genuinely unique space, providing luxury products and services, you will be working in an elegant Spa environment with a fantastic team of skilled therapists.

About the Job

For this position, you will provide wellness therapies and massage treatments to a range of different clients in a stunning setting within an outstanding hotel resort.  Your primary responsibilities will be to deliver a variety of spa services including body treatments, massages, facials, waxing and manicure/pedicure.    As you would expect with a position of this nature and operating within a top-class resort, you will be expected to maintain equipment to a very high standard, ensuring a clean and well-stocked room, to the highest hygiene, health and safety standards.  

You will also be expected to continually update your knowledge on industry best practices to ensure that you are up to speed on market trends and responsive to client queries, needs and expectations.  In addition to the technical skills of being a Spa Therapist, you will also be expected to suggest and promote retail products when the opportunity arises, therefore, product knowledge and customer awareness will help you be successful in this role.  The job will be challenging, but you will have an experienced and brilliant resort team behind you, who will be supportive and encourage you to be part of the wider team.

About the Person

To succeed in this role as Spa Therapist, you will most likely hold an HND/NVQ Level 3 as well as have previous experience working in a similar type of environment.  Above all, being passionate about Spa Therapy will be an important attribute as will a positive attitude towards your work and an ability to maintain professionalism.  As a Spa Therapist, you will be a natural when dealing with different types of people and be sensitive to guests’ different needs whilst ensuring the utmost discretion.  As a Spa Therapist, a key part of your roles is to understand client retention and part of that is to deliver a high standard of service so that the client will return. 

The Reward

The salary package offers a generous hourly rate of £10 per hour.  This role, however, is as much a lifestyle decision as it is financial.  There is as well as the opportunity to live in a peaceful and stunning location.  This is a unique opportunity, if you are interested in applying please send your CV to Chris at chris@tworiversrecruitment.co.uk or if you still haven’t made up your mind and have a few questions feel free to call Chris for an informal, confidential conversation.