Urban Serenity – Beauty Salon
The salon is maintained by a highly skilled salon manager working with therapists who have a wealth of experience within the beauty industry. All apprentice beauty therapists undergo a rigorous learning process thus ensuring that they can provide clients with the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation.
Our salon can cater for group bookings offering pampering packages for any special occasion. The salon also offers a loyalty scheme ensuring that our regular clients not only receive the best value for money but are also rewarded for their contribution to the growth and success of Urban Serenity
We work closely with Urban Elegance hair salon to provide you with the full feel good experience. Please contact our salon on 0121 477 1444 or [email protected] for further information and details of offers.
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How to find us!Urban Serenity is located within Bournville College which is situated in Longbridge. Car parking is available at Longbridge Car park at £1.50 per day, there is also a free of charge for 2 hours short stay car park next to Costa Coffee (chargeable after 2 hrs), alternatively the College is well situated with public transport links.
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Urban Serenity is also pleased to offer apprenticeships for future beauty therapists, studying at Bournville College. If you would like any further information prior to application please contact the salon manager Margaret Daly at [email protected], alternatively you may call the Apprenticeship team on 0121 477 1400
Why study Beauty Therapy at Bournville College:
As a beauty therapy student at Bournville College, you will benefit from quality teaching from highly trained, enthusiastic and qualified staff. You will be trained in our fantastic beauty salon Urban Serenity, using high quality professional products and equipment. You will perform treatments on members of the public, therefore learning in a realistic working environment whilst gaining skills in communication and client care. Courses include training in various professional product ranges as well as guest speakers from the industry.
In our recent Ofsted inspection, one of the inspectors used a beauty therapy lesson as an example of best practice: ‘In many practical lessons learners work well in groups, pairs and across levels and courses to share ideas and learn from each other. For example in a beauty therapy lesson, learners on advanced programmes successfully mentored intermediate-level learners. They helped them prepare for a forthcoming college theatre production by advising them on a range of beauty therapy treatments such as eyebrow shaping and theatrical makeup. This emphasis and these activities prepare learners extremely well for progression to employment and higher education.’
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Career opportunities in Beauty Therapy are long and varied, with many students progressing onto self-employment, owning their own salons and beauty parlours. There is also the opportunity to work in spas, hotels and cruise ships. Other potential job roles include:
- Beauty Consultant
- Skin Specialist
- Make-Up Artist
- Beauty Therapy Technician
Opening Times and Address
Urban Elegance is open all year round and we the Salon is open on the following times:
Tuesday 9.30am – 7pm
Wednesday 9.30am – 5pm
Thursday 9.30am – 8pm
Friday 9.30am – 5pm
Saturday 9.30am – 3.30pm
NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy