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Massage Therapist - Independent Contractor

Company: Country Club of Birmingham
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Position: Massage TherapistDepartment: Fitness and WellnessSupervisor: Personal Trainer, Group Fitness, Massage Manager*Job Summary (Essential Functions)*Massage therapists treat clients by using touch to manipulate the soft-tissues of the body. With their touch, therapists relieve pain, help rehabilitate injuries, improve circulation, relieve stress, increase relaxation, and aid in the general wellness of members. Total member satisfaction is of the utmost importance at all times. You will be responsible for performing all of the therapies that your license allows by law.Job Task (Additional Responsibilities)* Obtain the basic medical history for a client, including any health conditions, stress, or pain. Suggest appropriate massage techniques based on current health of client.* Massage and knead muscles and soft tissues of the body to provide treatment for medical conditions, injuries, or wellness maintenance.* Administer therapy treatments to patients using hands or physical treatment aid* Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.* Confer with members about their medical histories and problems with stress or pain to determine how massage will be most helpful.* Assess clients' soft tissue condition, joint quality and function, muscle strength, and range of motion.* Apply finger and hand pressure to specific points of the body.* Provide clients with guidance and information about techniques for postural improvement and stretching, strengthening, relaxation, and rehabilitative exercises.* Develop and propose client treatment plans that specify which types of massage are to be used.* Perform other adjunctive therapies or treatment techniques in addition to massage.* Use complementary aids, such as hot stone, wet compresses, and ice to promote clients' recovery, relaxation, and well-being.* Keep Accurate SOAP notes and clients records.Other Duties and Assignments:* May perform other assignments and duties, as area needs require.* Customer Service* Maintain a clean workspace at all times.* Light housekeeping dutiesSkills and Knowledge:* Expertise in multiple modalities, including Swedish, deep tissue, hot and cold stone, acupressure, reflexology and cupping.* Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular fields of massage therapy.* Spa/Fitness/Private Club experience preferred.Licensure/Certification:* Current AL State Massage License* Current Adult CPR/AEDSpecial Working Conditions:* Frequent lifting, bending, stooping and pulling* Frequent repetitive motions* Continuous standing or walking* Must be able to tolerate a variety of odors including oils and lotions.* Work schedule includes evenings, weekends, and holidays.* Must be able to lift/move 50 LBS.*Reports to*: Personal Trainer, Group Fitness, Massage ManagerJob Type: ContractPay: From $50.00 per dayBenefits:* Flexible scheduleSchedule:* Self-determined scheduleSupplemental Pay:* Commission payApplication Question(s):* Would you be willing to submit to a background check?License/Certification:* Massage Therapy License (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Country Club of Birmingham, Birmingham , Massage Therapist - Independent Contractor, Healthcare , Birmingham, Alabama

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