Contract Massage Therapist

Job description

UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting Title:

Contract Massage Therapist

Department:

UNT-Health & Wellness-Gen-160700

Job Location:

Denton

Full Time/Part Time:

Full-Time

Department Summary:

The UNT Student Health and Wellness Center, located in Chestnut Hall on the Denton, Texas campus, offers affordable, quality massage services to UNT students and employees.

Position Summary:

The Student Health and Wellness Center at the University of North Texas is looking for an experienced massage therapist to join our team. Please note that this is a independent contract position.

The UNT Student Health and Wellness Center, located in Chestnut Hall on the Denton, Texas campus, offers affordable, quality massage services to UNT students and employees. The Health Center offers 30-minute and 60-minute massage therapy appointments Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am-5:00 pm and Friday from 9:30 am-5:00 pm. UNT students pay set prices for massages, and UNT employees pay a slightly higher rate. Clients pay all fees directly to massage therapists at the time of service. Our massage therapist retains all monies received, including gratuities, from their clients as payment in full for therapy services rendered. There is some ability to negotiate rates for services.

Massage therapists work as independent contractors under a service agreement with the Student Health and Wellness Center. Our new massage therapist must be licensed and in good standing with the State of Texas. Our therapist must also maintain sufficient professional liability insurance that lists UNT as an additional insured. Massage therapists will be allowed to determine a weekly schedule within Health Center office hours but must provide at least 20 hours of availability each week.

The Health Center will provide our massage therapist with a designated private massage room that includes a private half bath and linen closet. The Health Center will also provide advertising, linen, and scheduling services for massage therapy appointments. The Health Center requires training for our new massage therapist regarding HIPAA, safety issues, patient privacy, and documentation procedures for using our electronic health records system. The Health Center will also ensure that our new massage therapist receives timely notifications of UNT schedule changes, including holidays and other closure dates.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Currently licensed as a massage therapist in the state of Texas, and must carry liability insurance for self and clients. Proof of licensure and liability insurance coverage will be required before starting job.

*Familiarity or ability to learn electronic health record system for documenting massage services.

*Ability to provide 20 hours or more of availability for massage services during Meadows Center office hours (Monday-Thursday 8:30 am to 5 pm, Friday 9:30 am to 5 pm.).

*Complete required training on cybersecurity, FERPA and HIPAA requirements, bloodborne pathogens, safety procedures and other topics. Required training includes initial training at start and annual refreshers as determined by UNT Student Health and Wellness Center.

Required License / Registration / Certification:

*Current message therapist license in the state of Texas.

Work Schedule:

Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am 5:00 pm and Friday from 9:30 am 5:00 pm.

Driving University Vehicle:

No

Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Posting Number:

H191P

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Interested massage therapy professionals should email their cover letter and resumes to [email protected]

Quicklink for Posting:

http://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/40672

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 1/11/2021
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