The Richmond Hotel/The Know Collection - Beauty & Nail Therapy and Cosmetic Treatment Apprentice

Salary: £3.80 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 05-Dec-2017

Employer: The Richmond Hotel/The Know Collection

Vacancy Location: 3A Hatton Gardens, Liverpool.  L3 2AA

Vacancy Title: Beauty & Nail Therapy & Cosmetic Treatment Apprentice

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: 35 Hours

Wage: From £3:80 Per Hour


Vacancy Description  

If you love the idea of making people feel good and look their best, an Apprenticeship at The Richmond Hotel in Liverpool could be perfect for you.

You will need to be passionate about beauty treatments, open and friendly and you will need to be able to make clients feel relaxed and also be a good listener. We are looking for an enthusiastic and professional Apprentice to join our team.

Through an apprenticeship programme run in partnership with The City of Liverpool College you will work as a trainee beauty therapist and you will work towards providing a range of nail, face and body treatments.

As a beauty therapist, you will work towards providing a range of nail, face and body treatments.

On a daily basis you will:

  • Answer the telephone and greet clients

  • Apply Nail varnish

  • Clean and prepare treatment rooms.

  • Prepare clients and rooms for the senior consultants.

  • Book appointments

  • Check and order supplies

  • Keep notes of clients’ medical histories and treatment programmes.

  • You may occasionally need to refer clients to their doctor, for example, if they have a severe skin problem.

You will be training in and delivering treatments in:

  • Waxing

  • Manicure

  • Pedicure

  • Facials

  • Make-up

  • Lash & brow tinting

  • Application of weekend lashes

Employer Description 

Our colourful array of companies are unique, exciting and thriving with distinct individuality.

From the female only Nourish Boutique Wellbeing Centre to our Grand Grade II Listed stunning Hotels – The Richmond, Liverpool and The Townhouse, Chester.

Our collection further embraces the Health & Lifestyle Eatery – Love Thy Neighbour – soon to be opening it’s second venue in Chorlton, Manchester to our quaint Coffee Haven – Ameriesko.

The wider services side of the collection is the growing Know Property Services – delivering Hospitality standards to everyday Property/Cleaning Services for a wide variety of Offices, Residential Blocks and other Hospitality businesses. Our tail end of the collection includes Know Finances helping small SME’s with their daily books to our more artistic Creative Duck offering people unique design and operation business advice.

Future Prospects   

Permanent Position within company on successful completion of the programme could be available

Expected Duration

18 months

Personal Skills of Candidate:

  • A friendly and welcoming manner
  • A passion for beauty therapy
  • Professionalism and courtesy
  • The ability to make clients feel relaxed
  • The ability to explain procedures clearly to clients

Personal Qualities of Candidate:

  • Positive attitude
  • Work well in a team
  • Outgoing personality

Qualifications Required:

A minimum of Level 1 Functional Skills in English and Maths or ideally minimum grades D-E GCSE in English and Maths.

A real interest in a career as a beautician is crucial.

Training to be provided:   

Level 2 Beauty Therapy Apprenticeship. This will require attendance one day per week at The City of Liverpool College during term time. Tuition in English and Maths Functional Skills (Level 2) will be provided if required.

Working Week

35 hours – shifts between Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 18:00 – half day Fridays if targets are met and 2 x late nights.

Important Information to be Considered:

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.


To apply for this vacancy, please send your CV via email to, stating the role you would like to be considered for and answering the following questions:

1. Please describe a time when you have worked in a team.

2. Tell me about why you would like to explore a career in Beauty Therapy.

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