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Massage Therapist Job Opportunity – Arlington, VA

Guided Fitness

Massage Therapist Job Posting 

2600 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202

If you’re looking for a traditional massage opportunity… this is not the job application for you. Guided Fitness is something different, and dare we say BETTER? It’s the opportunity to be a part of something bigger with a flexible schedule, rewarding environment, and pay, with a supportive team dedicated to creating a healthier and happier nation. 

What to expect: 

Fun clients and a flexible work environment. Utilizing various therapy spaces while serving a diverse community of residents. Enjoy the close support of the Guided Fitness core team. 

The ideal candidate is an action-oriented professional who works well with others and is capable of independent problem solving and multi-tasking. 

Job Summary: 

You demonstrate the desired skills, behaviors, and mindset to create and deliver world class experiences. You must be able to work in a collaborative, fast-moving, and ambiguous environment while managing time effectively and be willing to lead a task or project to completion. Skills, behaviors, and mindset include but are not limited to: 


  • You efficiently design experiences with the client in mind 
  • You are an effective communicator 


  • You’re able to care for and develop a customized experience for clients 
  • You foster an inclusive environment 


  • You are motivated by being part of a team, while also being self-sufficient (we do NOT micromanage) 
  • You are adaptable and able to adjust on the fly without getting tripped up 

Details of Starting Pay: 

At Guided Fitness, you set your own price and packages, we have our recommendations for your success, below are conservative income estimates to expect initially as you grow your clientele: 

  • You create your own prices and packages for sessions. Take home 80% commission. 
  • $25/hr. for company-supported functions in communities 

You set your own price and packages, we have our recommendations for your success, below are conservative income estimates to expect initially as you grow your clientele: 

  • 80% commission take-home for private session revenue (ex. if your session rate is $60, you take home $50. Most facilities only pay therapists 50% of the price a client pays) 
  • Increase in commission on revenue 
  • Increase in class pay with tenure 
  • Potential upward mobility into the role with Guided Fitness core team. As we grow we are aiming to promote current trainers and instructors to management roles to lead teams in our various communities across the nation. 

Job Description/Responsibilities: 

The primary responsibilities will include the following: 

  • Instructing, motivating, and assisting clients in a safe, legal, moral, ethical manner to achieve their goals. 
  • Conducting assessments of clients’ health and needs. 
  • Keeping your Guided Fitness schedule up to date for clients to book sessions directly with you on the site. 
  • Following up with clients with detailed summaries, training plans and/or re-evaluating clients as needed to ensure optimal outcomes. 
  • Maintaining constant communication with clients to ensure goals are being met. 
  • Partner with the employer to conduct various client engagement and educational activities and events, such as outdoor classes and community activities. 
  • Occasionally reporting various metrics to operations, such as attendance, engagement, outreach efforts, and activity level. 
  • Participating in program planning and development, as well as design and/or carrying out related research. 
  • Perform all aspects of the position held in a professional manner. 
  • Follow established policies and procedures of the company. 
  • Maintain professional credentials as required including attending necessary continuing education courses. 
  • Typical start time: Varies 
  • Work Remotely: Varies 
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Currently hold industry certification 
  • Professional Liability Insurance (Required Upon Hire) 
  • CPR/AED Certification (Required) 
  • 2 Years of Massage experience 
  • Strong customer service skills were servicing the “client” is top priority 
  • Energy and passion for helping others achieve their personal goals 
  • Must be able to work independently with little daily supervision 
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Candidates applying for this position should be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted repeatedly throughout the workday. Also, the physical requirements of this job require frequent walking around and demonstrating and assisting with exercise movements; bending, stretching, lifting, pushing, pulling, and squatting are movements performed daily. 

We are an equal-opportunity employer 

Guided Fitness is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state, or federal laws. 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract 


  •  Employee discount
  •  Flexible schedule 
  •  Professional development assistance 

Supplemental pay types: 

  •  Commission pay 


  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred) 


  • AED Certification (Required) 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-Time 

Supplemental pay types:

  • Commission pay 

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Arlington, VA 22202: Relocate before starting work (Required)

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