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Here at LaVida Massage of Gainesville we offer sensational career opportunities for qualified Massage Therapists, Sales Associates, Estheticians, and Center Management. We are rapidly expanding throughout the nation and are continually looking to find great additions on every level. At LaVida Massage, we provide an enjoyable work atmosphere, flexible scheduling, and a leading team of professionals to work with.


Massage Therapist

LaVida Massage of Gainesville, has immediate openings for Licensed Massage Therapists! Become part of our team! Our Massage Therapists provide a unique and customized approach to each LaVida Massage guest. We are a great fit for any Massage Therapist that believes in providing an individualized guest experience, team work, sharing knowledge and building long lasting guest relationships.


Massage Therapists at the LaVida Massage of Gainesville franchised location’s essential duties include performing professional and quality massage while utilizing approved modalities within scope of practice and licensing (as applicable) and in alignment with policies and protocols in your franchised location as well as designing specific sessions based on member’s/guest’s individual needs.


Additional responsibilities include:

  • Perform professional quality massage, within scope of practice and licensing (as applicable).
  • Must follow all LaVida Massage policies and protocols.
  • Assists in the cleanliness of the location (therapy rooms and common areas).
  • Maintain professional appearance at all times.
  • Tailor specific massage sessions to meet guest’s individual needs.
  • Assist in promotion of the health and wellness benefits to clients receiving regular massage
  • Create a consistently excellent guest experience through friendly and helpful attitude.
  • Reliable, on time attendance. Attends all scheduled shifts, is prompt to work and works entire scheduled shift.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Education, Skills and Training:

  • Minimum of 500 hours of massage therapy school and a certificate of completion.
  • Participates in continuing education credits to improve effectiveness (preferred).
  • Satisfactory results of all background and reference checks is a condition of employment in this position.
  • Must adhere to all applicable local and state licensing laws and regulations related to the massage therapy.
  • Must follow any applicable laws pertaining to maintaining current Massage License.
  • Knowledge of and experience in performing Swedish/Relaxation and Deep Tissue Massage required, as well as knowledge of and experience in performing other modalities offered by LaVida Massage.
  • Understands and believes in the healing benefits of massage therapy and bodywork.


Communications and Personal Interactions:

  • Must have a strong customer service orientation.
  • Possess the ability to communicate effectively (orally and written) and in a courteous and professional manner on a regular basis with guests, co-workers and management.
  • Maintain client confidentiality.
  • Must complete all SOAP notes completely as to the local and state licensing requirements.
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Sales Associate

LaVida Massage of Gainesville is now hiring Sales Associates to sell memberships and provide one of a kind customer service and product knowledge to our guests! As a Sales Associate at LaVida Massage of Gainesville, you will work at the front desk as a customer service representative to provide an overwhelmingly positive guest experience and educate our guests on the benefits of regular monthly massage. Sales Associates are responsible for membership SALES and will constantly strive to meet all sales goals and exceed customer expectations in a professional, high-volume therapeutic massage center. LaVida Massage Sales Associates tend to join us for our incentives but stay for our fun, competitive atmosphere!



  • Provide EXCELLENT service to members / guests that ensures ongoing sales and high levels of customer satisfaction
  • Answering phone calls, setting appointments, and greeting members / guests upon arrival.
  • Communicate and promote the value of Benefits Program to our guests.
  • Re-engage inactive members.
  • Communicate member concerns to manager
  • Sell retail items and add-on services along with memberships.
  • Stay updated on retail products and promotions.
  • Assist in maintaining professional front desk and reception area.
  • Assist in administrative tasks and follow policies, procedures and direction.
  • Assist in maintaining cleanliness of therapy rooms, common areas and store room.



  • SALES experience is a major plus.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with members / guests on membership benefits and center policies / procedures.
  • Ability to work cohesively with others in a fun environment.
  • Must be customer service and sales oriented and able to communicate effectively with guests, center management and therapist/esthetics staff.
  • Possess general knowledge of massage and esthetics services
  • Able to work flexible days and hours (NIGHTS AND WEEKENDS)
  • Maintain client confidentiality


Benefits for the Sales Associate

  • Compensation includes base pay and sales commission
  • Product discounts
  • Free and discounted massage program
  • Supplemental health and disability Insurance available
  • Full-time/Part-time
  • Days, Evenings, Weekends
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LaVida Massage of Gainesville has immediate openings for Licensed Estheticians looking for a rewarding career. We are a great fit for any Esthetician that believes in giving an exceptional guest experience, building on both technical and business skills sets, along with team work, sharing knowledge and long lasting guest relationships. Helping you find your path to success is of utmost importance to us! Our Estheticians are successful when they convert the guests skin needs into the specific treatments and product sales that meet those needs. At LaVida Massage, Estheticians directly consult customers on their skin care needs and recommend professional care products and services. Our talented team helps create the wonderful experience that compels our guests to become members nationwide! All our Estheticians / Skin Care Professional are employees, not independent contractors. In this manner, we can provide you with the peace of mind not available at other professional establishments. Our Estheticians deliver quality technical service with emphasis on the customer’s total look and are responsible for building a client base through referrals and utilizing promotional materials available, while following all company policies and procedures. Must be 18 years to apply.


  • Provide skin care services, including facials, body treatments and hair removal
  • Acknowledge and greet all Guests and offers friendly, prompt, and courteous service.
  • Utilize consultation cards to prescribe professional products to all guests.
  • Promote and sell LaVida Massage skin care products, services and treatments
  • Meet or exceed all individual sales and productivity goals.
  • Attend all LaVida Massage mandatory education events and workshops.
  • Assist in store duties (e.g., filling and Salon retail displays and shelves).
  • Uphold the standards and guest processes of LaVida Massage, consistently increasing guest retention, service and product sales



  • Licensed or certified to perform esthetics services as required by the state board of cosmetology.
  • Proficiency with skincare, makeup, and hair removal services.
  • Professional Esthetics liability insurance
  • 1 year or more hands-on experience (preferred)
  • Strong professional presentation, technical ability and desire to build rapport with guests
  • Proven sales experience
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong customer relationships.
  • Flexibility with scheduling for weekend and evening appointments



  • Esthetician Position requires on a regular basis: the ability to walk, ability to reach with hands and arms, ability to stand for a minimum of 4 hours, ability to stoop, kneel and crouch.
  • Esthetician Position may occasionally require the ability to climb a ladder and balance.


Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required license or certification:

  • Esthetician


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