Complementary Health Associate Professionals

Complementary health associate professionals use non-mainstream treatments in support of conventional medical treatments.


New workers

New workers start around £14,107. Normal pay is £24,765 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn up to £36,420.

Available jobs

In the past year there were 5,670 vacancies for this type of job


Projected job growth over the next 8 years

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Uses hypnotherapy to relieve or treat health conditions and to change habits.

  • Massages reflex points in the hands and feet to relieve pain and promote healing in other parts of the body.

  • Administers aromatic herbs and oils and massages body to relieve pain and restore health.

  • Uses colour therapy to help with people’s mental and physical problems.

  • Manipulates and massages patient to discover the cause of pain, relieve discomfort, restore function and mobility and to correct irregularities in body structure.

  • Prescribes and prepares homeopathic remedies .

  • Advises and prescribes in areas of complementary and alternative medicine.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Health Equity

  • Physical Therapy

  • Human Musculoskeletal System

  • Treatment Planning

  • Educational Research

  • Private Networks

  • Auditing

  • Clinical Supervision

  • Marketing

  • Patient Treatment

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communication

  • Management

  • English Language

  • Mentorship

  • Leadership

  • Planning

  • Influencing Skills

  • Interpersonal Communications

  • Mathematics

  • Coaching

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.