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Location: Burnley, BB12 6HH

To apply, click here: Advanced Beauty Therapist Apprenticeship (Level 3) (

Job Description

For over 40 years, Andrea Catton has been a Member of the British Institute & Association of Electrolysis. Andrea Catton Laser Clinic has the latest laser tattoo removal technology, and also offers IPL hair removal, acne scar reduction, freckle reduction, microdermabrasion and advanced electrolysis for the treatment of minor skin blemishes.

Andrea is trained and qualified to use Aculight HR IPL, Chromolite IPL, N-Lite laser, Ellipse, Episoft MD IPL, ADL Sapphire Nd:YAG, RevLite & PicoSure.

Andrea is also a member of the British Medical Laser Association and is fully qualified to teach IPL & laser hair removal.

What will the apprentice be doing? 

The role will commence with;

  • Reception duties
  • Learning about our booking system and the treatments / products that we offer
  • Meet and greet clients
  • Booking appointments
  • Assisting therapists where necessary

This will gradually progress to treating clients when able to do so.  Treatments such as radio frequency, microdermabrasion.

Once qualified, this will then lead to advanced aesthetic treatments such as laser, plasma, mesotherapy,

The clinic are also launching an inch loss treatment using low level lasers, combined with a range of products and supplements that the therapist can become involved in.

There are currently 2 qualified members of staff who work in the clinic. 

The salon is open Tuesday – Saturday.  Currently no evenings, but this may change with more staff.

Applicants must have achieved an NVQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy, as this role is a Level 3 Apprenticeship

Person Specification


Experience using computer booking software

Must be eager to learn, able to deal with clients

Have an intertest in what we do

Have an good understanding of what is expected of them in a clinic setting

A ‘can do’ attitude.

Work as part of the team

Personal Qualities

Polite, professional, looks the part, willing to go the extra mile, doesn’t think they know it all!


Will need to pass an initial assessment at Blackburn College

NVQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy is essential as this role is a Level 3 Apprenticeship

Things to Consider

Open Saturdays which is our busiest day. Could introduce evening shifts.

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

Future Prospects

Once the apprentice has achieved LVL 3 Beauty Therapy they will be offered the chance to progress to advanced treatments such as laser treatments, plasma therapy, mesotherapy.

Progression onto Level 4 and 5

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Advanced Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

20 months

Training to be Provided

All aspects of Level 3 Beauty Therapy will be trained both at college (one day per week) and in salon

Contact Name and Number

Apprenticeship Team

01254 292500


Andrea Catton Laser Clinic | PicoSure® Tattoo Removal & Laser Treatments UK

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