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Job Details

MT (Massage Therapist)

Employer

Synapse Health & Fitness

Date Posted

July 16, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $57.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 15 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 30, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Synapse Health & Fitness

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

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

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

Work Setting

Private practice

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
  • 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

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Jul 30, 2021

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).
Massage Therapists
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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