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Massage Therapy Job Opportunity – Arlington, VA

Arlington Therapeutic Massage and Energy Healing

2300 N Pershing Dr Suite 202
Arlington, Virginia 22201
[email protected]
(703) 936-4045


We are hiring!

We are a small therapeutic massage and energy healing studio based in Arlington, VA, and specialize in clinical and neuromuscular cupping massage therapy to provide the best adjunct therapy for pain relief of chronic muscular issues. We also provide other services such as Hijama (wet cupping) as well as energy healing in the form of Reiki, Craniosacral Therapy, and combined massage/energy healing services for overall holistic wellness. We are a Women/Minority-owned business and provide a safe and inclusive space for all to include BIPOC and LGBTQIA+.

We are expanding and seeking a professional, licensed massage therapist to work part-time in Arlington, VA. This is an independent contractor position for weekdays and weekends. The independent contractor must be self-motivated with a passion to continue learning their craft to benefit themselves and clients. They must have a friendly, energetic, engaging personality and take genuine interest in the health and well-being of their clients. Candidates must have a strong work ethic. They must be a focused, confident and centered individual who can commit to a busy schedule and growing environment.

Our clients are the local community of the DC metro area seeking highly customized therapeutic massage to treat chronic muscular issues and we strive to provide the most fitting service to the best of our abilities. We work by appointment only, in a quiet, calm location with flexible scheduling and recovery time between appointments. Our objective is to continue to grow the practice to best serve the Arlington community and grow together with long-term staff!

Job Description:
-Create excellent experience for clients, including accepting feedback and comments, as provided, with openness and a desire to exceed expectations.
-Perform 60, 90 and 120 minute massages.
-Promote health and wellness benefits of consistent massage therapy to clients.
-Service clients to resolve painful or tense areas of the body.
-Manipulate muscles or other soft tissues of the body
-Guide and advise clients regarding relaxation, posture, stretching, etc.
-Must be able to perform professionally to help grow the studio.
-Maintain cleanliness of the massage room.

Minimum Qualifications:
-Have a massage therapy license in good standing in VA.
-Thorough knowledge of the body and have an interest in therapeutic massage.
– Strong verbal communication skills.
– Ability to work in a collaborative, team environment.
– Reliable transportation.
– Extremely reliable and committed to being on time and consistent with scheduled appointments.
– Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.

Preferred Qualifications:
-Have a certification OR experience in clinical massage or similar areas (e.g. trigger point therapy, myofascial release therapy, lymphatic drainage, deep tissue, stretching), and hot stone massage.
-Have a certification in neuromuscular cupping therapy.
-Have a certification OR experience in energy healing modalities such as Reiki, Chakra Blockage Release, Craniosacral Therapy
-Have a certification in IASTM such as Graston Technique.

Scheduling and Rate of Pay:
Scheduling is flexible. Ideally you are available during the week from approximately 11am to 8:30pm (based on client appointments). Pay is dependent on experience and start at 30% of the service base rate at time of hire plus:
+ 100% of tips (Venmo/Cash)
Other company time (meetings/other) is paid at $18/hr.
This position is not benefits-eligible at this time.

Equipment, linens and oil are provided but if you have an allergy or preference, you are welcome to provide your own with approval. You will have access to the scheduler and be notified of appointments via email and phone.

If you are a licensed massage therapist looking for an opportunity to expand your knowledge and experience, and work with a supportive owner, look no further than Arlington Therapeutic Massage and Energy Healing!

Please send a resume to:

Thank you for considering employment with Arlington Therapeutic Massage and Energy Healing!