RMT (Registered Massage Therapist) Posted on Feb 09, 2018 by The Grange Physical Therapy and Sports Injury Clinic
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings 65% per sale
Work Hours 10 to 35 hours per week
Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 09, 2018
The Grange Physical Therapy and Sports Injury Clinic
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 an asset
Consult with other health care professionals when developing treatment plans for clients
- Private practice
- Hospital/medical facility or clinic
- 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
- Basic security clearance
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Repetitive tasks
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- 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.
Mar 09, 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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