Massage Therapist

Massage Therapists perform therapeutic massage and administer body treatments for health, fitness and remedial purposes.
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$1038 per week
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    Very strong

    Overview

    Massage Therapists perform therapeutic massage and administer body treatments for health, fitness and remedial purposes.

    Day-to-day

    • massaging the soft tissues of the body, such as muscles, tendons and ligaments, to assist healing
    • utilising a range of massage techniques to enhance sports performance and prevent injury
    • administering treatments to promote relaxation, improve circulation and relieve muscle tension
    • assessing and treating specific soft tissue dysfunction and providing rehabilitation advice
    • employing other techniques, such as acupressure or Shiatsu, and complementary aids, such as infra-red lamps, wet compresses, ice, essential oils and herbal and mineral therapies, to assist recovery
    • assessing client's physical condition and case history and advising on stretching exercises and relaxation techniques.

    Considerations

    • Irregular hours

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