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Job Details

MT (Massage Therapist)

Posted on Sep 08, 2020 by Active Healing Massage and Wellness

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 08, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Active Healing Massage and Wellness

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Certification by a provincial or territorial association for massage therapists

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Additional Skills

Consult with other health care professionals when developing treatment plans for clients

Specific Skills

  • Assess clients by conducting range of motion and muscle tests and propose treatment plans
  • Explain procedures, risks and benefits to clients
  • Administer massage techniques through soft tissue manipulation, relaxation techniques, hydrotherapy, trigger point therapy, joint pain and lower grade mobilizations
  • Suggest home care instructions and provide information about techniques
  • Maintain records of treatments given
  • Massage and knead muscles and soft tissues of the body
  • Apply finger and hand pressure to specific points of the body

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Values and ethics

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail:

11104 - 107 Ave NW suite 2FL
Edmonton, Alberta T5H0X8

Advertised Until

Oct 08, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The MT (Massage Therapist) is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
MassageTherapists
METHODICAL

Interest in analyzing information obtained from tests and health care professionals to develop treatment plans; in providing courses of treatment for medical conditions, injuries and for maintenance of wellness; and in maintaining records of patients' treatments

SOCIAL

Interest in assisting patients by providing treatment, prescribing remedial exercises and discussing follow-up care; may work with other health care professionals when appropriate

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating equipment to administer treatments; in conducting range of motion and muscle testing; and in providing massage therapy to treat medical conditions and injuries

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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