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Massage Therapist

Franciscan Health Fitness Centers

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    810 Michael Drive
    Chesterton, IN 46304

Hours  Multiple Shifts Available

Calendar  PRN (As Needed)

Education High School Diploma/ GED Required

WHAT WE NEED

Professional massage therapist

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Our massage therapists are an important part of a patient’s treatment and recovery plan. They are literally hands-on caretakers, working with skill and knowledge to relieve pain, help heal injuries, improve circulation, relieve stress, increase relaxation, and aid in the general wellness of our patients.

Are you a trained massage therapist? Would you like to use your skills in a faith-based environment? Do you enjoy helping others? We’d love to learn more about you.

WHAT YOU WILL DO
  • Accurately document and maintain client records and necessary department paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Clean, organize, and maintain work area and disinfect after treatment.
  • Assess patients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength and range of motion and develop a treatment plan.
  • Communicate with patients about their medical histories, problems, and pain and answer patient questions and concerns.
  • Perform therapeutic massage in a variety of modalities to the soft tissues and joints to provide treatment for medical conditions and injuries.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
  • Prior massage experience.
  •  Anatomy & Physiology of the Body - knowledge of body work.
  • Customize sessions around clients' specific complaints problem areas.
  • Maintain composure, even in very difficult situations.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Actively listen to clients' during the massage and adjust pressure/technique to meet their needs.
  • Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
  • Time management.
  • Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Massage Therapist

Certification(s): Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; First Aid; Massage Therapist

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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