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Salon Assistant
Stella's Daughter Salon & Welln Winston-Salem, NC

Salon Assistant

Stella's Daughter Salon & Welln
Winston-Salem, NC
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $10 to $12 Hourly
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Salon Assistant

 

Overview:

To assist management, other team members and clients as directed to ensure the smooth running of the salon and comfort of clients at all times.

This includes beginning the service with shampooing our guests, sales of retail products, up-sells of SDSWC services, cleaning and upkeep Stella’s Daughter Salon & Wellness Center. This position will not experience much downtime. There is ALWAYS something to be done. Training will be given on the job and be supplemented by additional training both in and out of the salon.

 

The Salon Assistant is selected by and reports to the SDSWC Manager or Owner. In absence of the owner, the salon assistant report to the SDSWC Manger or Stylist in charge. The Salon Assistant is to keep a close working relationship with everyone on the team.

 

Qualifications:
• Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent / Preferred: College degree in administrative or business field.
• Ability to work in a dynamic salon environment.
• Good time management skills, good judgment, and the ability to multi-task.
• Well-developed interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with Salon Manager, salon staff, Supervisor, and clients.
• Ability to read, digest and analyze various reports.
• Mathematical skills to accurately compute and complete required functions.
• Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.

 

Responsibilities

• You will be trained and have responsibilities in the following; service skills, cleaning duties, laundry, the making and presentation of refreshments, draping clients, basic product knowledge, the range of services and prices we offer, shampooing, massage, treatment application, basic color application, basic cutting techniques, communication skills, facilities maintenance, health and safety issues.

• To adhere to and support the company vision, mission and philosophy statements.

• To support the policy and procedures manual.

• To maintain the company standards in all aspects of client service and hairdressing services.

• To ensure the salon policies in relation to dress code and appearance are adhered to.

• To ensure that all clients [not just those directly under your care] are given the best possible service with special attention to comfort and friendliness in order to

generate a good working atmosphere.

• Client comfort is one of your key responsibilities always ensure that clients are

seated comfortably be it at the shampoo basin or styling chair.

• All refreshments offered must be presented in the manner you have been trained.

 

• Ensure that all clients are gowned up appropriately before being sat at the

shampoo basin or before any other service is commenced.

• Awareness and anticipation are two core responsibilities of the assistant, always

be aware of the needs of not only clients but anticipate the needs of the rest of the

team and management.

• Salon cleanliness is everyone’s responsibility, you will be delegated certain

cleaning duties each day but you are also responsible as is everyone for the

ongoing cleaning and tidying of every area of the salon.

• It is important that you develop a full working knowledge of all services products

and prices in the salon.

• Always check with management before going out of the salon or going home.

• To be in the salon 15 minutes before you’re due to start work.

• If running late to work it is imperative that you call the salon at the earliest possible

opportunity.

• No chewing gum in the salon.

• Maintain the professional image of the salon and serve as an example to other

stylist/technicians and assistants.

• Recommending appropriate home hair care and styling products is part of your job

therefore it is essential that you have a thorough working knowledge of all salon

retail items.

• Attend all training sessions as directed by management.

• Remember the music is for the client’s pleasure and must not be so loud that it

needs to be shouted over.

• As an assistant you will gradually be trained in every area all these skills must be

completed to a consistent high standard as everything you do contributes to a total

salon experience for the client. You are part of a team effort everything you do or

don’t do impacts on everyone else.

This list is by no means a finite list of duties for the assistant/apprentice. Adapt it to suit

using the appropriate titles and any specific duties for the job description.

Assistants should be talked through each point of the job description and given a copy

when they start along with their letter of employment outlining hours of work, days off etc.

 

Company Description
We offer different levels of pricing based on the experience of the stylists, which often are categorized as Junior, Senior and Master stylists. Master stylist has years of experience and provides in-salon training, and serves as leadership and management in the salon. Senior stylists have more experience than junior stylist. Junior positions often assist to higher-level stylist while learning more about their craft. This allows the junior stylist & senior stylist to gain self-confidence, and gain valuable hands-on experience at reduced prices. Each stylist has a NC State License and are qualified to service any salon guest at different price tiers. 
Why Work Here?
Flexible Work Hour Paid Continuing Education Retirement Plan (IRA) All Products & Supplies Employee Discounts Retail Bonus

We offer different levels of pricing based on the experience of the stylists, which often are categorized as Junior, Senior and Master stylists. Master stylist has years of experience and provides in-salon training, and serves as leadership and management in the salon. Senior stylists have more experience than junior stylist. Junior positions often assist to higher-level stylist while learning more about their craft. This allows the junior stylist & senior stylist to gain self-confidence, and gain valuable hands-on experience at reduced prices. Each stylist has a NC State License and are qualified to service any salon guest at different price tiers. 

Address

Stella's Daughter Salon & Welln

3076 Healy Drive

Winston-Salem, NC
USA

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