Manitoba Athletic Therapists Association

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Long waiting times for health care may cause challenges when timely treatment is crucial to recovery. Athletic Therapists offer prevention and care when it’s needed.

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Athletic Therapy Job Postings

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Fort Garry Lions Football Club - Athletic Therapist or Certification Candidate this season

MMJFL Fort Garry Lions 

Major Junior Football Team and opportunities with other age groups

Season:  July 17th to October 26th (championship finals)

Time Commitment:  Practices Wednesday/Thursday 7:00pm-9:00pm and games starting early August, Fridays/Saturdays

Honorarium:  TBD

Roles & Responsibilities:  athlete prep, record keeping, practice and game coverage, concussion reviews, referrals

Medical Kit & Supplies:  all provided by the team

Team Contact:  Mike Sosiak

Contact Mike directly if interested or further questions

Volunteers for Triathlon at Hecla

Insahyu Training & Therapy is providing athletic therapy coverage at the 2019 Hecla Triathlon and looking for interested athletic therapists to help volunteer.

When:  July 20, 2019    9:00am-4:00pm

Where:  Hecla Lakeview Resort

Athletic therapists will already be on-site, they're asking the membership if there are others that would like to join them.  Carpool with a friend and make it a great day!

Contact Melanie for more details

MMJFL football team looking for 2 certification candidates

MMJFL Eastside Eagles - 2 certification candidates

Adult teams

Season:  July 9th to October 26th (championship finals)

Time Commitment:  Tuesday/Wednesdays 7:00pm-9:30pm during season and games starting early August, Fridays 8:00pm start or Saturdays 3:00pm/7:00pm

Honorarium:  $500 for each candidate

Roles & Responsibilities:  athlete prep, record keeping, practice and game coverage, concussion reviews, referrals

Medical Kit & Supplies:  all provided by the team

Team Contact:  Barry Berard, head coach, or 204-391-0338.

Contact Coach Berard directly if interested or further questions

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Rugby Teams looking for Athletic Therapists or Certification Candidates

Assassins Rugby Football Club

Senior men's and women's rugby club

Looking for 2 athletic therapy certification candidates or athletic therapists

Time commitment would be one day a week (primarily Thursday evenings) approximately 3-4 hours.  Athlete prep, first aid, first responder responsibilities along with game coverage.

The season has already begun and runs until the first week of October.  Games are played at Maple Grove Rugby Park (south Winnipeg)

Honorariums available to both individuals based upon experience.

Taping equipment and first aid supplies are provided by the team.

Any individuals interested in the positons can contac, Brenna McNulty at or by phone 204-293-8485.

2020 Manitoba Summer Games - Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer Opportunity

Calling all Physiotherapists and Athletic Therapists in Manitoba. Dr. Sara Scott is leading the medical volunteer coordination of the 2020 Manitoba Summer Games, being held in Dauphin during the 1st week of August, 2020.
She is looking for a Manitoba PT or AT to help coordinate.
She has a great team including a nurse, EMS member, and general coordinator already on board. 
Coordination does not need to be done from on site, is my understanding.

Please contact Dr. Sara Scott at if you are interested in learning more about the PT Lead role for the 2020 Manitoba Summer Games.

Or please share the info with PT friends of yours to see if they (or their friends) are interested!

PT Lead
Manitoba Summer Games
August 2020
Dauphin MB

Thanks! Sara appreciates the help!

Abra Whyte BMR (PT)
Physiotherapist – Therapy Services
Dauphin Regional Health Centre
625 Third Street SW
Dauphin, MB R7N 1R7
PH: 204 638 2164 ext 6 / FAX: 204 629 3430

Sport First Responder Recertification - July 2019

Sport First Responder Recertification Course

Date:        July 5, 2019  5:30pm-9:30pm
                July 6, 2019  8:30am-4:30pm
Location:  U of W Duckworth Centre Room 0D65
Instructor:  Ben Trunzo
Cost:         $300.00 (MATA member); $350.00 (non- MATA members)

RINK - Athletic Therapist

57 SouthLanding Drive
OakBluff, MB, R4G 0C4


Athletic Therapist

In the following text, the masculine form applies to women as well as to men. The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. They are not representing an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. 

50 Below Sports + Entertainment Inc. (50 Below) is a Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada based company founded by local investors and hockey enthusiasts.  The company owns and operates the Winnipeg ICE, Winnipeg Blues, RINK Player Development, RINK Goalie Development, RINK Hockey Academy, RINK Testify Performance as well as the Rink Training Facility at 57 South Landing Drive.  50 Below is excited to bring families, millennials and hardcore hockey fans together in the Hockey Capital of Canada--Winnipeg, Manitoba.

RINK Testify Performance is seeking qualified and dedicated individuals to fill a position as an Athletic Therapist. Reporting to the Athletic Therapy Coordinator & Teams, the incumbent will provide athletic therapy services and assist with the assessment, management and treatment of acute and chronic athletic injuries among the hockey teams in the 50 Below organization. The clinic provides a busy, diverse, client-centered work environment for all its employees. Employees of RINK work in a challenging and fast-paced environment that is committed to encouraging the development of new skills. It is critical that employees are able to adapt to a changing work environment and to acquire new skills as these become necessary. This role may require the ability to work in non-traditional hours, often for extended periods of time outside the course of a typical working day.

Nature of duties and responsibilities:
             Provide on-site athletic therapy coverage for practices, home and away games;
             Clinical assessment and treatment of injuries;
             Support the education and supervision of students who act as student trainers;
             Assist with the collection of preseason medical documentation and delivering CCES and concussion education seminars as needed;
             Collaborate with other members of the Sports Medicine, development, coaching team to ensure quality health care delivery for athletes and patients;
             Support and assist with the Sports Medicine Clinic’s daily operations;
             Offer administrative support for insurance billing, appointment scheduling, financial reports, evaluation and maintenance of annual records;
             Flexible schedule as most tasks require the ability to work non-traditional hours, often for extended periods of time outside the course of a typical working day;
             Other tasks as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements
             Certified Athletic Therapist in good standing with the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association; recent graduates of a recognized school of athletic therapy, attempting the CATA national certification exam in June are welcome to apply, but must be certified at the start of the contract;
             CSCS is an asset
             Show a passion for Athletic Therapy and its role in the Sports Medicine spectrum;
             Punctual for games, practices and appointments;
             Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment, displaying initiative, excellent customer service, and abiding by the CATA code of ethics;
             Maintain professionalism inside and outside the clinic;
             Communicate positively with the clients and staff;
             RINK Testify Performance offers a competitive pay structure which will be determined based on education and experience. If interested, please submit your curriculum vitae and cover letter, including what position you are applying for by June 13th 16h00 to Izzy Satoudian at

Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted and testing may be required; thank you for your interest. We implement an equal access employment / program under the Act respecting equal access to employment in public bodies for women, visible minorities, ethnic minority, Aboriginal and disabled people (including the possibility of accommodation during the selection and pre-selection of candidates).

A Comprehensive Introduction to Acupuncture - Fall 2019

A Comprehensive Introduction To Acupuncture
“The Art & The Science”

Fall 2019

*Approved course by MPI for billing acupuncture*

 - Submit certificate to MATA upon completion to be registered with MPI

Dates Fall 2019

Weekend I       Saturday, September 14
                        Sunday, September 15

Weekend II      Saturday, September 28
                        Sunday, September 29

Weekend III    Saturday, October 19
                       Sunday, October 20

Weekend IV   Saturday, November 2
                       Sunday, November 3

Weekend V    Saturday, November 16
                       Sunday, November 17

Weekend VI    Review/Written/Practical Examination
                        Saturday, November 30
                        Sunday, December 1

Course Cost $3650.00 + GST (5%)  **payment plan available

Includes: Tuition
     Preceptor Contact
     Course notes
     Acupuncture supplies
     Written exam
     Practical exam

For Further Information or to register online, please visit: or e-mail:

Instructors: Anne Dawson, P.T. CAFC
Dr. Barbara Shay, P.T. CAFC (PhD Neurophysiology)
Anastasia Meseman, P.T.
Sylvia Lavallee, P.T.
Andrea Lehenbauer, P.T.

Location:    Fitness Physiotherapy
                   135 Roslyn Road
                   Winnipeg, MB   R3L 0G7

Team Opportunity this Summer - Soccer

Summer Soccer Team Opportunity

Ital-Inter Soccer Club

Schedule:  Training 2x a week  (Sometimes 3x)
Doesn’t have to be at every session   TBA -game 1x a week (Sometime 2x) @ Waverley Complex Expected at every game - before kickoff **

Manage their own equipment kit

Honorarium included

Team Apparel included

For more information, contact the team rep below

Ital-Inter Soccer Club
Team rep: Enrique Garcea

2019 Manitoba Marathon Therapy Volunteers

The Manitoba Marathon is again asking for Therapy volunteers. Athletic Therapy has taken a vital role in the organization, coordination and event coverage over the past number of years. Our Members have consistently demonstrated professionalism and a high quality of service at this international event, and your continued support would be greatly appreciated.

Points of interest:

- Marathon Date: Sunday, June 16th, 2019 (father's day)

- Pre -Marathon meeting: Saturday June 15th, 2019 @ 11:00 am at investors group field gate 1

- On line registration only on support us, then volunteer, scroll down to Medical - AT, PT, massage. Fill in all required information

- Any questions, concerns or placement requests can be dealt with contacting Don Miller @ (204) 791-6765 or

- Early registration is strongly recommended.

- Volunteering for the marathon can be used for your member engagement requirement.