Ascension Health Massage Therapist - Healing Arts Center in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan

We Are Hiring

Massage Therapist 2 - Healing Arts Center - PRN,Day - Van Elslander Cancer Ctr-34030 - Grosse Pointe Woods,MI

Why Join Ascension?

St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication

Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to administerstherapeutic massage and bodywork modalities.

You will:

  • Interviewpatient to determine medical history, condition, desired results and appropriate modality.

  • Applieselected modality, concentrating on areas of particular discomfort. Monitors patient's responses to treatment and adjusts, changes or terminates treatment based on feedback.

  • Documentpatient information, interview responses, treatments, feedbacks and results.

  • Maintaintherapy area in a clean, safe, and organized state. Orders supplies as necessary.

  • Demonstrateknowledge of indications and contraindications for massage therapy.

  • May assist with teaching or facilitating a class in area of expertise from prepared outlines, approved by Healing Arts Center Management or Rehab Services.

  • Remainknowledgeable and competent with basic techniques in Reflexology, Reiki Therapy, Healing Touch, Art Therapy, & Yoga (if applicable).

  • Responsible for changing and restocking linen between clients, refilling oils, cleaning massage table/chair/arm rest, and providing a clean, calm environment.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):

  • LicensedMassage Therapistcredentialed from theMichigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certification by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork preferred.


  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school degree or equivalent required Advanced training in applicable therapy preferred

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience in the field of massage therapy.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Providence Health System is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

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Reasonable AccommodationSt. John Providence Health System provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within St. John Providence Health System will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.Thank you for considering a career with St. John Providence Health System.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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