Taking forward the mandate of “Skill India” mission of skilling the youth and providing them with the right platform for employment, Beauty & Wellness Sector skill council (B&WSSC) organised an exclusive Job fair for the beauty and wellness professional in Mumbai, at the Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Matunga. Trained and certified Beauty Professionals, Hair Stylists, Makeup Artists, Yoga and Fitness professional, Nail Technicians & Spa Therapists participated in the job fair. The job fair was inaugurated by eminent members of the Beauty & Wellness Industry in Mumbai.
More than 25 employers from Beauty & Wellness industry participated in the job fair. Besides Beauty & wellness, employers from hospitality industry also a participated in the job fair. There is a huge demand for Beauty and wellness professional in the media and hospitality industry and this job fair will give them an opportunity to select the right candidate.
Speaking on the occasion Mrs Vandana Luthra, Chairperson, Beauty & wellness Sector Skill Council said “It is our earnest endeavour to ensure skilling to our young and deserving talent of the country and this job fair is just the perfect culmination to all our efforts. I am so happy to see the industry rally together to provide ample employment opportunities to the youth. The Beauty & Wellness Sector Skill Council aims to make this first of its kind job fair the right platform to match talent to demand. With the success of this event, we hope to increase the frequency of these fairs to help in placements of our pass-outs.”
Financial institutions like Muthoot Micro Finance and Edu Vanz were a part of this job fair to provide candidates loans to start as an entrepreneur. The beauty & wellness industry has a huge opportunity for entrepreneurship and this will be the right platform to make the candidates aware of the opportunity available.
The list of participating employers includes VLCC, Lakme, Nail Spa, Lakme, Iosis, Aroma Magic, Urban Clap, Nail Spa, Strands, YLG and others. An International cruise Liner Steiner also participated in this Job Fair, making the fair aspirational for the candidates.
The western region is the largest contributor to the Beauty & Wellness industry in India. The demand for beauty and wellness professional is the largest here, as well. Events like this will go a long way in bridging the huge demand and supply gap in beauty & wellness domain. This recruitment event can prove to be a remarkable platform to make the right candidate reach the right employers and vice–a–versa.
This is the 3rd Job fair organised by the sector after the huge success of the job fair in North East (Guwahati) and North (Delhi). There are a series of job fairs planned for 2018 as well.