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Job Details

MT (Massage Therapist)

Employer

Active Healing Ltd.

Date Posted

July 18, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $27.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 17, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Active Healing Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

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

Tasks

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

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

Certification by a provincial or territorial association for massage therapists

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years


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

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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