Jobs At Oregon School of Massage

Instructor Positions – Portland & Salem

Oregon School of Massage is seeking massage and bodywork instructors for both campuses. Oregon School of Massage is a professional, vocational school licensed by the State of Oregon and approved by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. Ideal candidates will have integrated teaching experience (i.e. teaching that engages the student in both objective and subjective aspects of the subject matter), a clinical background as a massage therapist or other health care provider, and additional training or experience in personal growth.


Reports To: Director of Education / General Manager
Supervises: none
Hours: Depending on course load


  • Understand and model OSM Mission and values
  • Practice open, respectful and honest communications
  • Demonstrate commitment to personal and professional development
  • Develop an understanding of, and ability to explain, body/mind/spirit integration ideas which guide OSM curriculum and operational philosophy
  • Demonstrate support of profitable and successful organizational operation

Job Duties
Primary Functions

  • Provide training for students in designated subject areas
  • Conduct classroom operations and activities
  • Practice growth centered education model
  • Participate in quarterly debriefing and staff meetings
  • Assist with curriculum review and revisions as needed
  • Provide grades to Registrar in timely manner
  • Ensure proper set up and closure of classroom

General Goals of OSM Instructional Staff
– Integrated classroom experience – body, mind, spirit
– Well-organized delivery of service
– Successful training of and Board preparation for each student
– Model professional communications with students and staff
– Strive for excellence in instruction
– Maintain valuable use of classroom time
– Access and present to all learning styles

Minimum Term of Employment
One quarter With one quarter notice of completion where able

Minimum Qualifications
– Two years teaching or practice experience in area to be taught
– Professional training/experience in adult education setting
– Professional communication
– Demonstrated experience with and commitment to personal, professional and organizational growth
– Ability to lift up to 30lbs

Please submit a resume and cover letter to:

Jordan Barton –

Oregon School of Massage
9500 SW Barbur Blvd
Portland, OR 97219