MaKami Hiring – Learning Assistant (RMT)

MaKami College is a provincially licensed Private Vocational College offering a 3,000 Hour Advanced Clinical Massage Therapy diploma program. Founded in 2001, MaKami College is the largest massage therapy school in Alberta offering the highest level of instructional training available in the massage therapy profession,

We are currently searching for experienced Learning Assistants to join our Student Academic Learning Team (SALT) to support our students academically. As a Learning Assistant, you will Support MaKami’s vision of providing a positive learning environment for all students by providing one-on-one and group tutoring to our Massage Therapy Students.


  • Providing students with educational support and effective study strategies
  • Assisting with the ongoing development of tutoring resources to improve student learning
  • Providing individualized tutoring and learning plans to students
  • Following up on the student’s learning progress and adjusting tutoring and learning plans
  • Reviewing and creating tutor training materials to increase tutor effectiveness
  • Providing support to instructors to ensure the learning environment is conducive to students with special considerations
  • Providing support to Student Advisory Services Department

Required experience and qualifications:

  • Qualified Registered Massage Therapist
  • Experiences with assistive technology as an asset
  • Experiences teaching ESL students as an asset
  • Passionate about motivating and empowering students to learn
  • Able to both follow directions and work in a team
  • Punctual and professional


If you have a medical background that includes knowledge in any of these areas and previous teaching experience, or a desire to help others, we want to hear from you. With a diverse student population, the ability to speak a second language would be an asset, but not necessary.