Are you a recent graduate from the Aveda Institute or another cosmetology school looking to start your career?
Spoke & Weal Palo Alto is hiring!
Salon Assistant / Apprentice:
Learn, understand, and perform salon operations and guest-booking
Perform cleaning and maintenance for salon operations including laundry, dishes, sweeping, dusting, disinfecting, etc.
Understand and contribute to guest-centered team based salon services
Prep, finish, and perform signature rituals on guests
Product knowledge (Aveda) and retail sales support
Continued learning: advanced cutting and/or color training with Jon Reyman, Christine Thompson, and our master team
Attend weekly model workshops and develop your styling skills via our academy program
Work with some of the best hairdressers in the Bay Area area!
About our culture:
Our Mission is to build and maintain a culture that promotes wellness, strives for excellence, supports collaboration, and fosters creativity -- we just happen to do hair.
THE 10 RULES OF SPOKE & WEAL
1. Beauty comes from within, feeling good is supported by personal care
2. We use natural, responsibly sourced products derived from plant and flower essences
3. Investment in high quality services and hair care products is worthwhile
4. The individual good is essential to the good of the community
5. Trend inform us--doesn't define us
6. Education is our foundation
7. Simplicity is best
8. Good hair makes us smile
9. We communicate clearly
10. We are a part of something greater
You genuinely like people! We are in guest services and we're nothing without the guests we serve.
You're a hard worker. Our salon floor gets very busy; we hustle. If you enjoy working hard shoulder-to-shoulder with people who love what they do this is a good fit. You are not afraid to do laundry, sweep, and answer the phone. You instinctively look for what can or needs to be completed next! You are able to prioritize tasks in a way that makes sense to a guest centered environment.
Excellent verbal communication skills (or more importantly, a willingness to learn and adapt to communication-obsessed culture) is a must.
Professionalism: We maintain a professional work environment. Know what this is and appreciate it.
Reliable: As a new business your participation and reliability is essential. You are someone who likes to show up on time and regularly to work.
As a member of Spoke & Weal's team, you will be expected to contribute your talents and energies to improve the environment and quality of the entire team, as well as the company's service to our guests. We must all constantly strive to make Spoke & Weal the guests' first choice for the services we provide.
In return for the effort you put into helping Spoke & Weal to be the best, you will be given opportunities to grow and advance in your craft and career.
Creative and transparent culture
World class advanced education and training at any S&W location - free!
50% Contribution to healthcare plans
Email Palo Alto at paloalto@spokeandweal dot com with your resume; we look forward to speaking with you about our opportunities.
To build and maintain a culture that promotes wellness, strives for excellence, supports collaboration, and fosters creativity – We just happen to do hair.
Known for dry cutting and custom dimensional hair color, Spoke & Weal is a full service hair salon offering cut, color, keratin, extension, and styling services.
Come experience the best haircut and color services in Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Chicago, Boston, and Nashville.