Massage Therapist (Part-Time)

As a part-time Massage Therapist, you will provide comfort for hospice patients in the home or care facility setting 16 hours per week. As an integral member of the interdisciplinary team, you will be able to work two, 8-hour days, flexing between Monday, Thursday, and Friday each week.

Duties

  • Provides massage therapy that is individualized, goal directed and consistent with current standards of practice as well as hospice philosophy, focusing on needs of patient and family
  • Focuses on pain relief, relaxation, stress reduction, and energy conservation
  • Collaborates with members of the interdisciplinary hospice team in planning physical treatments identified in the plan of care
  • Provides education and information that facilitates self-care, health maintenance and wellness
  • Relates to patient and families in an open, empathetic and supportive manner while maintaining personal and professional boundaries

Requirements

  • Licensed Massage Therapist by the State of Oregon
  • Successful completion of a full curriculum in an accredited massage therapy school
  • Minimum of one year of experience, preferably in a health care setting
  • CPR certification required.
  • Ability to learn new EMR program and other computer software easily.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of hospice concepts
  • Must have current Oregon driver’s license, dependable transportation, and proof of current automobile insurance.

Our Commitment to Our Staff

  • A challenging and rewarding career with autonomy, flexibility, and the ability to manage your own schedule throughout your workday
  • Competitive salary and benefits – includes employee health & dental insurance 100% paid by employer
  • Comprehensive training and orientation
  • Ongoing education and support

To apply

Please submit a resume to Careers@wvh.org. Interviews will be scheduled concurrent with posting.

Thank you for your interest in joining the team at Willamette Valley Hospice. We provide rewarding careers for passionate, caring, and experienced employees. We believe that everyone facing serious illness, death, and grief deserves access to the best personalized and compassionate care available, and the team at Willamette Valley Hospice strives to provide such care.

WVH is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified individuals who are legally eligible to work are encouraged to apply.