We are The Massage People, delivering top class massage to homes, hotels and offices throughout London. Our therapists enjoy the best benefits in the industry, as well as access to our large client base and superb earnings. We take care of everything for you, from finding clients to taking your bookings, leaving you free to simply do what you do best!
How It Works
YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED
How Much Do I Get Paid?
Your minimum rate is £30 per hour. Some of areas of London also have travel supplements which the customer must pay. These can be £5, £10 or £15 depending on the travel zone. Our therapists also make a lot in tips as well. Most therapists earn at least £150 per 8 hour day.
When do I get paid?
You are paid by BACS transfer each Monday for work you have done the week before. Every Monday you will also receive an invoice for your own records detailing your commission.
Do I need my own massage chair?
Yes, you must have your own massage chair.
Can I choose which bookings I accept?
Yes. You receive new booking offers from us by email and you are free to accept or reject them, effectively allowing you to set your own hours and working location.
What are the rates of pay?
The best place to perform the massage is on the client’s mattress. Some therapists carry yoga matts with them as well for clients who prefer to be on the floor.
What is the interview process?
Our interview process involves an initial remote video interview and then depending on your qualifications and background we may ask you to complete a trade test and a further interview.
What qualifications do I need to have?
Ideally you should have a chair massage certification. If your background and experience are from another country we will discuss your individual circumstances with and decide whether or not you are eligible. A trade test may also be necessary.
Do I need to register as self-employed?
Yes, we strongly recommend that you do, it’s extremely quick and easy to do online and we will help you every step of the way if you need us to. You can begin work before registering, we do not require proof that you are registered.
Will I have much work?
This is really up to you. This role is highly flexible and you are free to accept or reject proposed bookings at your discretion. For regular customers on monthly contracts we assign therapists, so you may have the opportunity to take on clients who you see on a regular basis.
How long will it take for me to start work?
We will get you up and running in no time and help you every step of the way. The paperwork is very simple and everything is paperless and processed online, so you can be earning in just a matter of days!
I am not qualified in the UK, can I still work?
Yes! If your CV is not that strong but you are still passionate about helping people through massage and feel you have good skills we still want to hear from you. We get special rates at London massage schools and can help you complete one day workshops and other useful training exercises too.
What qualities do I need to have?
We are looking for reliable, honest and punctual people who are comfortable with travelling and most of all are passionate about massage and enjoy helping people through massage. We pride ourselves on being supportive of our therapists and enjoyable to work for. When our therapists are happy it means our clients are too!