Brief Job Description: A Beauty Therapist is a professionally trained individual who specialises in beauty treatments of both the face and body. A Beauty Therapist performs various duties such as providing skin care, applying makeup, removal of unwanted hair and manicure and pedicure services. The Beauty Therapist needs to be knowledgeable on health safety and hygiene, beauty products, and a range of beauty therapies.
Personal Attributes: This job requires an individual with experience in body and skincare treatments to provide a range of beauty services efficiently and effectively in a safe and hygienic working environment. The individual must exhibit a pleasant personality, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be sensitive when dealing with clients for body and facial treatments. The individual must exhibit a neat personal appearance at all times have good hand-eye coordination. The individual must be pleasant and tactful when dealing with clients and have a genuine interest in people.
NATIONAL OCCUPATIONAL STANDARDS (Nos.)
♦ PREPARE AND MAINTAIN WORK AREA
♦ PROVIDE BASIC SKIN CARE SERVICES
♦ CARRY OUT BASIC DEPILATION SERVICES
♦ PERFORM SIMPLE MAKE-UP SERVICES
♦ PROVIDE MANICURE AND PEDICURE SERVICES
♦ PROVIDE SIMPLE HAIR DRESSING SERVICES TO PRODUCE COMMON HAIR DOS
♦ CARRY OUT APPLICATION OF SIMPLE MEHENDI/HENNA DESIGNS
♦ MAINTAIN HEALTH AND SAFETY AT THE WORKPLACE
♦ CREATE A POSITIVE IMPRESSION AT THE WORKPLACE