Senior Spa Therapist - Whitchurch, Shropshire

Macdonald Hill Valley Hotel, Golf & Spa Tarporley Road, Whitchurch Shropshire, SY13 4HA
Competitive salary plus benefits
01 Dec 2016
29 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a bright, enthusiastic individual highly skilled in the beauty industry?

We are looking to recruit a full time Senior Therapist to join our happy team. Supporting the Spa Manager in the day to day operations of the spa - this is an exciting opportunity to gain exposure to your career profile from working at the stunning Macdonald Hill Valley Hotel, Golf & Spa!

Macdonald Hotels & Resorts are market leaders in UK hospitality where our mission is to build a business where our guests leave happy and our people stay happy. We were awarded AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013-14. Ensuring the very best levels of service, food and accommodation across the range of over 45 hotels across the UK and ten resorts throughout the UK and Spain, Macdonald Hotels and Resorts continues to invest and remains focused on delivering exceptional hospitality.

As hoteliers with a passion for service, we understand that the right people make all the difference to our guests. Each and every employee plays a part in delivering the standards we demand, and we value their efforts and commitment.

Experience & Qualities essential for this role:

  • At least one years’ experience in a Senior/Head Therapist position
  • Recognised beauty therapy qualification (e.g. NVQ Level 3 / BTEC in Beauty Therapy, CIDESCO etc.)
  • Good Retail Sales experience
  • Team player with the ability to adapt to different situations
  • Be able to lead with clear direction-good communication skills
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills


  • Performing Stock check and ordering- retail and professional
  • Team member personal development
  • Manage the spa in manager’s absence
  • Work on spa reception when required
  • Liaise with Spa Manager on marketing the spa
  • Ability to stand into therapist role when required and complete treatments
  • Assist Manager in organising spa events
  • Managing therapist retail sales, bonuses and commission structures

Benefits to you:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities through the various Macdonald Training Programmes
  • Discounted overnight accommodation rates at all Macdonald Hotels & Resorts for you, your family and your friends
  • 25% of all Elemis Spa Products & Treatments
  • Complimentary Gym Membership
  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays pro rota Annual staff social events, amongst many more...