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Massage Therapy Positions Available

Sports Massage Therapist

What is the main act in the anatomical circus?
The man on the flying trapezius!

Are you a massage therapist specializing in deep tissue and sports massage? Are your zygomaticus muscles contracting at this joke? If so you might have what it takes to be a Body First Massage Therapist. Psoas you may have heard we take the massage therapy profession very serious and love what we do. Body First is currently looking to add qualified Massage Therapy Professionals to our staff. Our sports massage therapists work a lot of evenings and weekends and must be able to travel (up to a week at a time) for sporting events.

Massage Therapist

Do you want to build a career in massage therapy? Here is your opportunity! Body First is the leader in providing Massage Therapy for the Manhattan area. We are known for providing professional therapeutic massage with a particular focus on pain management, massage for sports performance, and dealing with such conditions as fibromyalgia, sciatia, muscle injury, TMJ, and countless others.
Currently evening and weekend availability is most needed.

How to apply
Please bring your cover letter and resume to:


Body First LLC
3615 Claflin Road Ave
Manhattan, KS 66503

Massage Therapy Qualifications

The therapist will be expected to be able to communicate effectively with other health care professionals (physicians, chiropractors, physical therapists, etc); provide body care & massage services, through a variety of techniques including deep tissue; promote and present themselves in a professional manner; and .

This career is a strong fit for someone who:

  • Likes to meet new people and build lasting relationships.
  • Is willing to put in the time and effort to build a successful massage therapy career
  • Enjoys working with other health care professionals to help others live better lives
  • Wants some independence to work on his or her own
  • Possesses an in-depth knowledge of the human body and wants to learn more
  • Views the massage therapy profession as a health profession
  • OPTIONAL:Bachelors in kinesiology, sports training, or other related field should include: an in-depth knowledge of the human body is essential.

    Recommended Certifications:


    Certification in Massage Therapy from accredited program (750 hours or more preferred)
    or
    approved apprenticeship program
    CPR Certified
    additional certification relating to Massage Therapy and/or Bodywork are a plus

Compensation and Benefits

Therapists are compensated above the regional average.

How to apply

Please send a letter of introduction and resume to:

Body First LLC
3615 Claflin Road Ave
Manhattan, KS 66503

Body First Fitness Careers

Personal Trainers

Job Description

Body First is looking for a passionate personal trainer to work in a wellness center. We want an individual who genuinely cares about their clients and desires to improve the quality of their life.
Qualifications: Outgoing, upbeat personality. organized, self motivated, has a keen attention to detail and able to work without supervision.

This career is a strong fit for someone who:

  • Is comfortable working with geriatric clientale and clientale who may have past injuries
  • Is willing to put in the time and effort to build a successful personal training career
  • Enjoys working with other health care professionals to help others live better lives
  • Loves to share fitness knowledge and motiviation via social media.
  • Possesses an in-depth knowledge of the human body and wants to learn more
  • Interested in creating/leading fitness offerings such as Body First BootCamps, Workshops, Member Fitness challenges, etc.
  • Recommended Qualifications:


    One (1) year experience working with diverse clientale
    Current Personal Trainer Certification ( ACSM, ACE, NASM, and NSCA)
    Current Adult CPR/AEC certification
    Group Fitness certifications a plus but not required.
    OPTIONAL:Bachelors in kinesiology, sports training, or other related field

Group Fitness Instructors

Job Description

Body First is currently looking for certified group fitness instructors for possibly new classes and substitutes for exisiting classes.
Current classes needing substitute instructors from time to time include:

ZUMBA (evenings, and Sundays)
General Fitness Classes for seniors (similar to Senior Sneakers)
Early Morning BootCamp
Noon Yoga Classes
Evening Yoga Classes

Wellness Ambassador

Customer Care:Evenings and Weekends

Job Description

Body First is currently hiring for individuals who will be available to evenings and weekends. This is position is geared towards the night owl who can handle the responsibility of closing our facility on week nights and working some weekends. As the first impression of Body First the front desk is responsible for providing a pleasant family like atmosphere. Duties include greeting guests with a smile, scheduling, processing payments, light administrative work, and maintaining club cleanliness.
Qualifications: Outgoing, upbeat personality. organized, self motivated, has a keen attention to detail and able to work without supervision.
We are a crazy bunch who are excited to welcome good spirited, highly motivated people with the right attitude and set of skills to join the Body First Family.
WARNING: If you make fun of people who jiggle when they run, never ask for help, can’t be relied on to be there when you say you will, or have no sense of humour, then Body First may not be the place for you.

Qualifications

Computer Skills and ability to learn new software, able to some moderately heavy lifting, and stand for periods of time

Part Time Hourly position

How to apply

Please send a letter of introduction and resume to:

Body First LLC
3615 Claflin Rd
Manhattan, KS 66503

OR

Call 785 776 6060 to recieve information about emailing your letter of introduction and resume

Contact Us

Contact Us

Body First Wellness and Recreation Center

3615 Claflin, Manhattan, KS 66503
(785) 587 8300 or (785) 776 6060

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