Now Scheduling Technical Interviews for Stylists!

Ginger Bay Salon & Spa, St. Louis' premier Aveda salon and spa is looking for talented individuals to join our team of stylists.  Simply put, we want the best! We love what we do and we love sharing our passion with the next generation of up and coming stylists.  We are looking for individuals who love the beauty industry and are committed to continually learning and improving their technical and customer service skills.  This business is about learning, listening, sharing and improving, so you must be ready and willing to work hard, work together and give back to our team, our guests and our community.  

We offer an intense comprehensive, full year training program designed to prepare you better than any other training program and start you on a path toward a successful and profitable career as a top stylist at the top salon (See sample training program below).  We also offer a variety of traditional and nontraditional benefits, such as competitive wages, flexible scheduling, paid training and ongoing educational opportunities with leading educators, product and service discounts, health and dental insurance, matching 401(k) retirement savings plan and vacation benefits.  

Technical Interviews for Stylists are currently being scheduled.  Applicants should review basic qualifications for the position (below) and the sample training schedule prior to attending the technical interview.  

Applicants will be asked to bring a person on whom they will demonstrate a haircut. Applicants will also be asked to demonstrate color application technique on a mannequin head (provided by Ginger Bay). Please come prepared to show us your best work and equipped with all the necessary tools to perform a haircut (shears, combs, clips, blowdryer, styling tools) and color application (foiling comb, clips). All product/color/towels/capes will be provided by Ginger Bay.

Technical Interview times available:

Sunday, November 2nd, 4:30pm - 7:30pm 
Sunday, November 9th, 4:30pm - 7:30pm 

Please RSVP to reserve your spot by contacting Linda at 314-966-2228 ext. 1201 or email

Basic Qualifications – Stylist
1) MO cosmetology license as of July 1, 2014
2) Available to work flexible schedule of days, nights and weekends
3) Available to work full time schedule of 40 hours per week
4) Available to attend a one-year (52-consecutive weeks) paid training program beginning July 1st, 2014

Stylist-In-Training Program
Sample Training Outline

Phase 1 (36 weeks): Training 5 days/week
Week 1:       Orientation Week 2-4: Style Training - models needed
      Aveda Product Knowledge 
Week 5-16:     Cutting - models needed
Week 17-29: Color Training - models needed
Week 30 - 36: Nail Training (Mani and Pedi) - models needed

Phase 2 (11 weeks):  Training 2 days/week; On Floor 3 days/week
Week  37-43       Up-style Training - models needed
Aveda Product Knowledge
Week 44-47: Adanced Color Training - models needed

Phase 3 (5 weeks):  Training 1 day/week; On Floor 4 days/week
Week 48-51:     Advanced Cuting/Nail Training  models needed
Week 52: Graduation

Every pro was once an amateur
Every expert was once a beginner
So dream big and start now!