Staff

Victoria Bond

Vicky qualified in 2015, gaining both her in-house diploma from OSM and also a Level 3 ITEC qualification in Holistic Massage. A strong advocate of the schools philosophy and values she developed an interest in teaching after qualifying and joined OSM as a Teaching Assistant before going on to lead her own classes.Vicky also regularly volunteers as a Massage Therapist at a local cancer support centre, here she provides treatments to help try and improve the physiological and emotional well-being of the guests who attend. In addition to each of the mentioned roles she also works with disabled children and youg people with complex health needs and Autistic Specturm conditions.

Judith Earnshaw

Judith founded the Oxford School of Massage in 1988. She developed the OSM method of education as a result of identifying a need to put the health of the therapist at the centre of all teaching. The method still forms the cornerstone of all that we do at OSM. Today Judith acts as an external examiner for the school.

Mark Higgins

Mark qualified with the Oxford School of Massage (OSM) in 1988, before going on the West London School of Therapeutic Massage to take further courses in Sports Massage and Aromatherapy. He started teaching at OSM in 1990, and took over as the principal of the school in 2008. As well as his role as principal of the school he owns and runs the Oxford franchise of Neal's Yard Remedies.

Sarah Toplis

Sarah qualified with the Oxford School of Massage in 2009 with a distinction. She has since set up her own practice in Abingdon which is proving to be very successful with both private clients and the corporate sector. Sarah previously worked in Training and Development for 15 years and has an extremely strong background in facilitating the learning experience, making it appropriate and fun for those involved. She discovered a love for Anatomy and Physiology whilst undertaking her own diploma and has joined Oxford School of Massage to share her passion for the topic . Sarah has also completed courses in Advanced Facilitation & Training Skills, Counselling and Presentation Skills.

 

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