Nagomi Spa Trainee - Nagomi

Hotel Okura Amsterdam is an international five star hotel. By stepping into our world, you will discover that Eastern and Western influences are uniquely entwined by our blend of Japanese and Dutch culture. Together, all employees make sure that every guest is being given the personal attention to create the most extraordinary and authentic experience. We offer different traineeships and therefore have a vacancy for an eager Nagomi Spa Trainee. Are you looking for a challenge in a dynamic environment where you can gain unique knowledge at one of The Leading Hotels of the World? Continue reading and apply for an unforgettable traineeship!

What to expect

The English definition of the Japanese word Nagomi, is to “calm down”; the essence of the spa. The 300m2 spa offers an escape out of the bustling city. Besides the treatments in Nagomi Spa, our guests may also enjoy the facilities of the Nagomi Health (previous Executive Health Club), which is located just next to the Spa area.

In this traineeship you will present in both the Nagomi Spa reception and spa area. Your main tasks will be:

  • Welcoming and guiding all guests to the Spa in a hospitable and professional manner;
  • Be always present for our guests;
  • Providing advice to guests concerning the available treatments on personal care;
  • Ensuring for an open and clear communication with other departments;

Don’t worry you won’t be working alone! Besides working in your own team, you will work closely with other departments in the hotel. As only by working together can we achieve the best results. Work is carried out in shifts throughout a 7-day workweek with times consisting of: 08:00 – 16:00, 12:00 – 20:00 and 15:00 – 23:00. You will work 5 days a week, 7.6 hours per day. You are also available to work on public holidays.

What do we offer?

  • Contract: Trainee contract of a 6 month period starting from September 2022
  • Salary:            Trainee compensation of 500 euros (gross) per month based on a full time traineeship
  • Holidays: With an internship agreement of minimum of 6 months, you will receive 1 day off per month
  • CAO: The Uniform Conditions for the Hotel and Catering Industry
  • Extensive development opportunities to improve day by day. We offer an online e-learning system with more than 300+ courses. Moreover, we offer specific courses from our Training Manager, such as: Lean White Belt Training and the Extraordinary Guest Experiences training;
  • Room to share initiatives, ideas and improvements, based on the Lean philosophy. Doesn’t matter if you have worked with us for a week, month or year: We want to hear your thoughts;
  • Daily free lunch;
  • Once per year 50% staff discount in one of our restaurants (lucky you!);
  • The whole year round 20% staff discounts in one of our restaurants;
  • Great staff events (annual staff party, Sinterklaas, team outings, bootcamp);
  • Vitality days and monthly health days;
  • Possibility to do cross trainings to learn more about other departments, for example, take a look at the Japanese kitchen;

What are we asking?

What are we asking? Of course, we are first and foremost interested in you and what we as an employer can do for you to provide a great workplace. Nevertheless we expect from you that:

  • You are an enrolled student with a specialization in Wellness;
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (oral and written);
  • You have knowledge about Spa treatments;
  • You have good communication and social skills;
  • You are flexible in terms of working times and shifts;

Enthusiastic? That’s great, please apply!

Please apply via the button below; we will call you as soon as possible for a short introduction to get to know each other. A selection assessment is one component of our recruitment process.








What are you going to do?
During this traineeship you will work in the reception of Nagomi Spa and Nagoma Spa itself.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Welcoming and guiding our guests to the Spa in a courteous and professional manner
  • Advising on- and offering diverse treatments with regards to personal appearances and grooming
  • Maintaining excellent contact with other departments

Working days & working hours
Work is carried out in shifts during 7 days a week. 
You work 5 days a week, 7,6 hours a day. You are also available to work on public holidays. 
The shifts are as followed 08:00-16:00 hours, 12:00-20:00 hours, 15:00-23:00 hours. 

Who are you?

  • You  are a student with a specialisation in Wellness
  • You have knowledge of spa treatments
  • You are representative
  • You have excellent social and communicative skills
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (oral and written) and preferably speak German, French and Spanish
  • You have a flexible work attitude with regards to working hours

Nagaomi Spa
The Japanese meaning of Nagomi, ‘come to peace’, is the essence of our Nagomi spa. With 300 square meters the spa offers an escape from the dynamic city. Besides a treatment in Nagomi Spa our guests can also enjoy the facilities of Nagomi Health, located next to Nagomi Spa.

Who are your colleagues?
The Nagomi Spa consists of a Assistant Manager Nagomi Spa & Health, a Massage Therapist and five Beauticians

What do we offer?
Contract: trainee contract
Salary: we offer a decent trainee fee of 500 euros per month based on fulltime
Holidays: for an internship agreement with a minimum of 6 months, you will get 1 day off per month
CAO: The Uniform Conditions for the Hotel and Catering Industry
Training: various possibilities
Discount: in our restaurants and overnight stays at Hotel Okura Amsterdam

Are you interested in this position? 
Do you also want to be part of Okura's experienced and enthusiastic team? Apply quickly via the button below!

About Okura

Since our opening in 1971 we have only one goal: creating an unforgettable stay for our guests. We do our utmost best to deliver the best quality and to fulfill every wish of our guests. Together we work hard to amaze our guests!

Contact information

Hotel Okura - Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

020 678 79 89