now recruiting – SALON MANAGER!

Role: Salon Manager
Application Deadline: Friday 8 March 18:00
Hours of Work: Monday & Friday 9.30am – 8.30pm, Saturday 9.30am – 6.30pm and Sunday 10.30am – 5.30pm
Salary: £10.55 per hour (London living wage)
Term: 12 month contract Holidays 22 per year plus pension
Interviews: 21 March 10-1pm
Start date: Monday 25 March
Contact: Daniel Kelly ​

At DKUK our clients experience art whilst receiving excellent haircuts, colours and scalp treatments. DKUK exists as an accessible space in which viewing and discussing art is commonplace. We support artists by commissioning works and training them as hairdressers. From this DKUK is growing to be among the most creative hairdressing companies in the sector.

To oversee the smooth running of our new space, we are recruiting a Salon Manager. The candidate must be highly organised, proactive and have good communication skills. We are open to applicants from all ethnic backgrounds however we particularly encourage applicants from Black Asian and Ethnic minorities and those who have grown up in Southwark.

Responsibilities include:

– Smooth running of hair salon – Taking bills
– Welcoming clients
– Maintaining stock levels

– Cash handling
– Phone calls
– Salon software (training given)
– Social media
– ​Ensuring salon is kept clean and tidy at all times

Person Specification (skills and experience):

– Ability to work effectively under pressure and prioritise workload – Friendly and professional manner
– Experience working with the public
– Excellent administration skills and attention to detail

– Experience using social media platforms

– Interested in art and hairdressing
– Collaborative approach to working
-​Can do’/’will do’ attitude
-Smart appearance
-Good telephone manner
– Must be under 25 and a Southwark resident

For more information about DKUK visit:

To apply for the position please send your CV along with a cover letter addressed to Daniel Kelly by the 8 March to ​​ with the subject line: ‘Salon Manager Application’.