Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) Posted on Dec 17, 2017 by Edson Family Chiropractic
Location Edson, AB
Earnings $35.00 to $50.00 hourly
Work Hours 30 to 35 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Edson Family Chiropractic
Other trades certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Certification by a provincial or territorial association for massage therapists
Experience an asset
- Consult with other health care professionals when developing treatment plans for clients
- Work in a multidisciplinary environment
- 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
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Standing for extended periods
Work Location Information
Relocation costs not covered by employer
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Client focus
- 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.
edson, Alberta T7E1L4
Mar 28, 2018
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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
Interest in assisting patients by providing treatment, prescribing remedial exercises and discussing follow-up care; may work with other health care professionals when appropriate
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
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