Massage Envy – Palo Alto, CA
Interview Questions for a Massage Therapist
Share an experience you had in dealing with a difficult person and how you handled the situation.
Share your experience assessing clients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength, and range of motion.
Provide an experience in which you were sensitive to somone's needs or feelings. How did your helpfulness affect your work environment?
Provide an example when your ethics were tested.
Share an experience when you applied new technology or information in your job. How did it help your company?
Share an example of when you went above and beyond the "call of duty". (Look for answers that show the candidate is dependable.)
Tell me about complementary aids you have used to promote clients' recovery and relaxation.
How do you balance cooperation with others and independent thinking? Share an example. (Try to determine if the candidate has a cooperative attitude or is otherwise good-natured.)
What factors do you consider when conferring with clients to determine how massage will be most helpful? Share an experience.
Describe an effective treatment plan which you developed.
Name a time when your patience was tested. How did you keep your emotions in check?
Tell me about a time when you developed your own way of doing things or were self-motivated to finish an important task.
Share an effective method you have used to provide clients with information about techniques for postural improvement and exercises.
Provide an example of a time when you were able to demonstrate excellent listening skills. What was the situation and outcome?
Describe your experience preparing and blending oils.