Massage Therapist Interview Questions

35 Questions and Answers by Elisabeth Walter

Question 1 of 35

Tell me about your training program.

Massage Therapist Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Tell me about your training program.

  2. 2.

    What do you enjoy most about working as a massage therapist?

  3. 3.

    Do you enjoy socializing with customers during a massage?

  4. 4.

    How do you manage your time?

  5. 5.

    What types of clients are the most difficult to work with?

  6. 6.

    Are you available to work evenings, weekends or overtime?

  7. 7.

    How would working for our company help you accomplish your goals?

  8. 8.

    How would you deal with a fellow employee with a bad attitude at work?

  9. 9.

    How many massages can you give back-to-back?

  10. 10.

    What is your greatest strength?

  11. 11.

    Tell me about some common injuries of your clients. What techniques have you found most helpful?

  12. 12.

    What type of massages are your specialty?

  13. 13.

    How many massages can you perform in a day?

  14. 14.

    Tell me about a situation with a difficult client. How did you respond to them?

  15. 15.

    What drives you to be the best massage therapist?

  16. 16.

    How do you respond to conflict in the workplace? Give me an example.

  17. 17.

    How do you stay energized when you have back to back clients?

  18. 18.

    What are your long term goals as a massage therapist?

  19. 19.

    What do you know about our company?

  20. 20.

    If a client said something inappropriate during a massage, how would you react?

  21. 21.

    How do you address concerns like bumps or bruises on your client's body in the middle of a massage? Do you think it is important to let your client know?

  22. 22.

    Tell me about an uncomfortable situation with a co-worker or client. How did you handle it?

  23. 23.

    What techniques are you proficient in?

  24. 24.

    Describe your ideal client.

  25. 25.

    How do you manage stress?

  26. 26.

    Why are massages important?

  27. 27.

    Give me an example that demonstrates your communication skills.

  28. 28.

    How do you recharge in between clients?

  29. 29.

    What is your greatest weakness? What are you doing to improve it?

  30. 30.

    Why are you the best candidate for us?

  31. 31.

    Tell me about your experience as a massage therapist.

  32. 32.

    How would you handle an issue with a manager?

  33. 33.

    Give me an example of a time you were sensitive to the needs of your client.

  34. 34.

    How would you respond to negative feedback from a client?

  35. 35.

    Do you prefer to work in a physiotherapy setting or a spa setting?