Work at Freed

Admin & Reception Support

Freed Bodyworks, a queer and trans* owned wellness center in Capitol Hill, is looking for a part time receptionist/ admin support person to work up to 24 hours a week. On our team, we have a strong culture of living life out loud and we share a strong passion for creating safe space. All Freed Bodyworks team members must be affirming of and able to normalize all identities including: people of color, gender non-conforming people, people making gender transition, larger bodied people, open and closeted kinky people, sex-workers, people with a full spectrum of body modifications, and people with movement, sensory, or neurological disabilities. At Freed, we espouse a strong ethic of Health At Every Size.  

 

The ideal candidate will have customer service experience as well as office experience but more importantly you will have excellent people/ interpersonal skills, personal understanding of marginalized identities, a general sense of calm and an open friendly demeanor to all people. Please read about our company before you apply for this job and tell us why you belong at Freed Bodyworks specifically. If your cover letter does not address why you were drawn to work with our unique team, you will not be considered.  Please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@freedbodyworks.com 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Customer service including answering phone calls and emails, creating client bookings, checking clients in, taking client payments. 

  • Maintaining a tidy lobby and other common areas of the building. 

  • Maintaining facility supply inventory. 

  • Assisting the Business Manager as needed with client and facility related issues. 

  • Depending on applicant: running reports and maintaining basic spreadsheets. 

  • Depending on applicant: maintaining business filing systems. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Good communication skills in person, on the phone and in writing. 

  • Basic understanding of PC/ Windows based computing. 

  • Understanding of the following terms, their importance and application; trans*, POC, HOH, BDSM/ kink, non-binary, fat positive, marginalized communities 

  • Ability to carry up to 25 lbs up two flights of stairs.

  • Ability to stay calm in stressful situations. 

 

Preferences: 

  • Multi-lingual; specifically seeking ASL and Spanish speakers. 

  • Trans*, POC and other marginalized identities. 

  • DC residents.

  • Experience working with booking systems (we use Booker) 

  • Customer service experience. 

 

Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Starting pay $15/ hr

  • One complementary 90 minute massage or energy work service per month

  • Discounts on other services at Freed Bodyworks

  • Sick and vacation pay (accrued)

  • Flexible and understanding work environment

Practitioners

Freed Bodyworks was founded by a genderqueer massage therapist and based on the core principles of inclusion and self-determination. On our team, we have a strong culture of living life out loud and we share a strong passion for creating safe space. Freed Bodyworks therapists must be accepting and affirming of all identities including: people of color, gender non-conforming people, larger bodied people, open and closeted kinky people, people who do sex-work, and people with movement, sensory, or neurological disabilities. At Freed, we espouse a strong ethic of Health At Every Size.

 

We are growing organically and will be hiring people of diverse modalities that are good matches for our existing culture. Listed here are some of the types of practitioners that we are seeking though all holistic practitioners who resonate with Freed Bodyworks goals and values are encouraged to apply. POC and GNC to the front. ASL and other languages are a plus. 

  • Acupuncturist

  • Active Isolated Stretching

  • Biofeedback Modalities

  • CranioSacral Therapist

  • Herbalist

  • Integrative Nutritionist

  • Life Coach

  • Lymphatic Drainage

  • Massage Therapist

  • Mental Health Therapist

  • Myofascial Release 

  • Reiki Practioner

  • Rolfer

  • Shamanic Practitioner

  • Somatic Experiencing

  • TCM Practitioner

  • Thai Massage

Freed Bodyworks is equipped for practitioners to see clients in treatment rooms with massage tables and treatment rooms with chairs and sofa. All Freed Bodyworks team members are independent contractors, must hold the proper license to practice amd carry required liability insurance.  In Washington DC, Reiki falls under massage therapy regulations so, reiki practitioner applicants must have a massage therapy license. 

We look for applicants with at least one year of full-time experience in their field. If you're a newly licensed LMT in the District of Columbia, consider applying to our apprenticeship program.

 

How to Apply:

Send resume and cover letter telling us about you, your work, and explaining your specific interest in joining Freed Bodyworks. ***Resumes without letters will NOT be considered***

 

Submit materials and questions to jobs@freedbodyworks.com. No phone calls, please.