Accolades Salon Spa is not only one of the most prestigious salons in St. Paul, it’s also a fabulous place to work and build a career!

Join Our Team of Artists

Located in the upscale and inclusive Highland Park neighborhood in St. Paul. Accolades is a full-service salon and spa that has been servicing the universities and neighborhood around it for 22 years. Accolades has an extremely experienced and talented team of service providers, that has greatly contributed to its success as a salon and a spa.

Our team members are masters of their craft and are committed to offering our guests the best salon and spa services available. Our staff is closely-knit and diverse, made up of people who are committed to their careers in the beauty industry and to being part of the Accolades team. We work hard, love our clients and what we do, and have fun doing it!

If you feel a similar commitment to your career and are anxious to learn more about our fun, professional team, we would love to hear from you!

If interested in learning more, drop us a note below or send your resume and an introductory email to

Why Join Us?

Our Apprenticeship Program

Weeks 1-2: learn front desk, learn product knowledge
Weeks 3-4: assisting begins, learn shampoos, sectioning, value added services, and styling
Weeks 5-6: nail training
Weeks 7-8: color theory class, full head colors, one length haircut, continue nail models
Weeks 9-10: foiling, long layer haircut, begin taking nail clients if ready
Weeks 11-12: graduated bob, one length bob, undercuts, continue foiling practice
Weeks 13-14: continue practicing bobs and long cuts, foil glazes
Weeks 15-16: pixie cuts, bleach and tones
Weeks 17-18: men’s cutting, Balayage basics
Weeks 19-20: continue men’s cutting, continue Balayage techniques
Weeks 21-22:  Up-dos and event styling, begin to test out models

Explore careers at any of our three salons!

We offer prospective team members three different urban salon concepts to choose from.

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