Nimbus Massage specializes in evidence-based complementary therapies for pain relief, especially chronic pain. We work to help clients achieve progress towards their health and wellness goals. We are highly customer-oriented and pride ourselves on developing strong therapist-client relationships. While we are relaxed as a team, we adhere to a high level of professionalism, customer service, and ethical practice. As we grow, we are searching for a massage therapist who wishes to pursue a career track in therapeutic massage.
Skills, Training, and Experience:
Training and experience in Swedish, NMT, Myofascial, and Trigger Point and an ability to blend multiple modalities together as indicated.
Comfort with tailoring sessions to specific client outcomes based on intake consultation- including pressure.
Must do or be willing to learn Couples Massage, Chair Massage, Hot Stone, and Relaxation Massage. Other modalities a plus.
Ideal candidate will have experience and interest in working with clientele who have therapeutic needs including: chronic pain, muscle pain, prehab/rehab, and/or other therapeutic and medical needs. However, candidate must also be willing to work with clients whose primary concerns are relaxation or general wellness
Ability to utilize light, medium, and firm pressure. The majority of our clients prefer a medium to firm pressure.
Must either possess or be willing to obtain Board Certification, or other advanced certificate, within two years of hire.
Good palpation skills, knowledge of anatomy and contraindications.
Must possess a valid state license, liability insurance, and eligibility to work in the United States.
Strong sense of customer service and comfort interacting with people.
Professionalism in dress and demeanor. Willingness to perform side-work and work as part of a team.
Ability to conduct booking, payment processing, schedule maintenance, and SOAP Charting using a computer-based system.
Comfort with explaining programs, memberships, and retail offerings to clients as well as doing some self-promotion (warm sales touch, not high-pressure sales).
Comfort in working in a more therapeutically-oriented environment including obtaining informed consent, protecting client confidentiality, developing treatment plans, doing client education, reading research, SOAP Charting, following an evidence-based practice and taking clinical/medical/therapeutic massage CEUs.
Must have reliable transportation to get to off-site gigs and the clinic. Since we do not require employees to stay on-site when they do not have appointments, we do require that employees be able to return to work within 1-2 hours during their scheduled hours in the case of a last-minute booking.
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
We need someone with a flexible schedule willing to work some evening and weekend hours. Ideal schedule would be roughly 11am-8pm (with a break) Friday-Tuesday.
Occasional chair massage, meetings, and trainings outside of regular hours.
Initially, the therapist will start on a training schedule, the length of which will depend on skills and experience.
This is a commission-based employee position. Pay range is 30%-45% depending on experience and credentials. We do offer some modest benefits for qualifying employees (continuing ed, license renewal, paid time off, …).
Potential career tracks include: Specializing in Therapeutic Massage for special client populations, Lead Therapist, Teaching/Training, Working in a Medical Environment, Conducting Case Studies and partnering with the medical community for Research Studies, non-profit development, Manager or Franchisee. We will work with you to help you pursue your career goals. Nimbus Massage is an equal opportunity employer.
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.