Yoga Instructor, Massage Therapist

  • Work Exchange
  • Portugal

We are looking for a Yoga Teacher who is a Massage Therapist as well: Requirements:

· Experience teaching vinyasa flow, yin yoga and restorative yoga

· Already some teaching experience (minimum 1 year) accommodating total beginners and well-experienced yogis in the same class

· Able to guiding Meditation Meetings (30 min)

· Interested in creating mini-workshops, individual yoga classes as extras for the guests

Hours: You will need to teach in general 1 yoga class / day (75 min) and guide one meditation meeting. It can happen you will need to teach 2 yoga classes / day (only when one of the other instructors, in total 3 are not available) –
Schedule (in general):

our regular schedule:

Monday- – Friday: 8.00 vinyasa Yoga, 17.30 Meditation

Monday- – Saturday: 10.30 vinyasa Yoga & 18.15 yin/restorative Yoga

Sunday – 75 min Yoga heartwarming distressing arrival class

Massage Therapist position requirements:

· Experienced and licesed Full Body Masseuse (freelance)

· preferred styles: Swedish, Ayurvedic, deep tissue (we have already one thai yoga massage therapist)

· a plus when you have experience in additional treatments: Reiki, Osteopathy, Cranio Sacral therapy (not requiered)

Other Additional skills requirements:

Experience in social media (Facebook/Instamgram) – create inspiring posts

· team player

· functional and, organized

· driver’s license (not essential)

· Previously lived in a retreat center / guesthouse (a plus)

Teaching language is english! you need to have experience in teaching in english fluently. As we are in portugal not all staff speaks english, it would be great you speak as well on a conversational level either portuguese, spanish or french.

The Yoga Teacher is on a base of workexchange (all the meals and shared accomodation is included as well on your day off, free use of facilities, free wifi, participation in yoga classes as well all the other events the guesthouse offer during the week (not surf). The massages are paid extra.

We require people who are willing to make a Long-term commitment! You will be an integral part in the smooth running of our guesthouse and we want you to become part of our community.

NB: Sorry – this position is only available to people with a European passport or OR you will need to sort out your work permit situation.

If you are interested please see our website & to see what we offer. To apply please then send us your a short CV, & motivation letter and & photo, & and let us know when you are ready to start and how long you envision working with us. when all goes well.

We will open the guesthouse again on the 24th March 2019 until end of 2019.

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omassim guesthouse is situated in a sleepy village Palhais-Ribamar near the Ericeira Worl Surf Reserve. omassim guesthouse is an oasis of bright colorful accomodation with a homely feeling. We combine the elements of yoga, surfing & deliciouse vegetarian meals. omassim guesthouse is the manifestation of a dream Lia & Eduardo started to visualize in 2007 in the Algarve and found its realization in 2014 in Ericeira – first world surfing reserve. Using up all the skills Eduardo and Lia gained during her life made omassim guesthouse to a unique place it is right now. Besides offering accommodation the guesthouse includes the ancient techniques Yoga & Meditation, Ayurvedic Medicine (Massages) and working with fire (Sweatlodge, Firewalking). Eduardo is responsible for a healthy nourishing treat for your belly, Lia for some dynamic, invigorating and creative Vinyasa Flow Yoga classes and all the organization to make your stay comfortable in a family like athmosphere. Living in Ericeira surfing cannot be missed. Progress Surf School founded by Surfer Pro Joana Andrade and Filipe Rastef Henrique offering hands-on surfing lessons promising fun, professionalism and progress.