Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) Posted on Nov 27, 2017 by Calgary Pilates
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $27.55 hourly
Work Hours 30 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Jan 06, 2018
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Certification by a provincial or territorial association for massage therapists
5 years or more
Consult with other health care professionals when developing treatment plans for clients
Area of Specialization
- Advise patients on corrective exercises, lifestyle and nutrition
- Select appropriate exercises, apparatus and manipulations
- Teach and/or supervise exercises to patients
- 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
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
- Own transportation
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Standing for extended periods
- 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.
Jan 06, 2018
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