Beatson Cancer Charity

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Pay

  • £13 an hour

Job type

  • Part-time
  • Temporary contract
  • Fixed term contract

Shift and schedule

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Location

1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow

Benefits

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  • Additional leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Enhanced paternity leave

Full job description

We are currently seeking an experienced Hair & Wig Consultant to provide hairdressing services to patients within the Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre (BWoSCC) and Beatson related facilities. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with an appropriate qualification in hairdressing at SVQ Level 3 or equivalent achieved and certified by a recognised teaching organisation and at least 5 years’ experience as a stylist.

Salary: £13.00 per hour

Reporting to: Team Leader Support

Contract: Part-time, 12 month Fixed Term Contract

Hours: 28 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm

Annual Leave: 40 days pro-rated per annum (inclusive of Public Holidays)

Pension: 7% employer and 3% employee contribution pro-rated

Key Responsibilities

– To provide a range of hairdressing services to patients and family members including cutting and styling, head shaves and sets within the BWoSCC and Beatson related facilities.

– Advising on scalp and hair care and hair loss during cancer treatment.

– Wig fitting, cutting and maintenance.

– Beard and moustache trimming and removal with electrical equipment.

– Ensure provision of hairdressing services to the highest standards of quality and care.

– Demonstrate compassion and understanding of the challenges facing cancer patients.

– Handling emotional situations such as head shaves with sensitivity and professionalism.

– Support the training requirements of new staff and volunteers.

– Ability to work within a team sharing and communicating information to ensure patients receive highest quality of care

Essential Candidate Criteria

– Appropriate qualification in hairdressing at SVQ Level 3 or equivalent achieved and certified by a recognised teaching organisation.

– Minimum 5 years’ experience as a stylist.

– Excellent time management skills

– Computer literate with Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable

– Experience of working with wigs and wig maintenance.

– Barbering skills.

– Experience working with cancer patients.

– Driving licence and access to a car at all times for business use.

Person Specification

– Good time management skills;

– Excellent interpersonal skills

– Excellent communication and social skills

– Self-motivated with a positive attitude

To apply please send a cover letter and CV to our recruitmentteam.

Beatson Cancer Charity is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to employing a wide range of employees who are reflective of the diverse community that we support.

Job Types: Part-time, Fixed term contract
Contract length: 12 months

Expected hours: 28 per week

Benefits:

  • Additional leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Enhanced paternity leave
  • Free flu jabs
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Sick pay

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • stylist: 5 years (required)

Licence/Certification:

  • Hairdressing SVQ Level 3 (required)

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 20/05/2024

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