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Acupuncturist Posted on Dec 01, 2017 by For A Healthy You

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 04, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

For A Healthy You

Languages

English

Education

Master's degree

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

Registration by the appropriate provincial or territorial authority for acupuncturists

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Specialization

  • Acupuncture
  • Herbal medicine
  • Chinese medicine

Work Setting

Health care institution, facility or clinic

Specific Skills

  • Manipulate or apply pressure to various parts of the body, hands and feet
  • Diagnose the diseases, physiological disorders and injuries of patients and treat them
  • Advise patients on the use of herbs for the treatment of conditions
  • Treat patients by the insertion of acupuncture needles or through stimulation techniques

Program Experience

Nutrition

Security and Safety

  • Immunization records
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

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.

In Person

16627 - 83 Ave.
Edmonton, Alberta T5R3V8

Advertised Until

Feb 04, 2018

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Acupuncturist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Midwives
NOC code: 3232.1
SOCIAL

Interest in analyzing data for the purpose of counselling and educating women concerning diet and pre-natal health practices; and in reassuring patients and providing emotional support during labour and the post-natal period

INNOVATIVE

Interest in operating medical equipment to examine patients and monitor fetuses during labour; and in conducting normal deliveries

DIRECTIVE

Interest in instructing patients on how to care for themselves and their infants; and in providing ongoing advice and support

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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