Complementary Health Associate Professionals

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


New workers
£ 14,107
£ 24,765
£ 36,420

Available jobs

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

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

  • Human Musculoskeletal System

  • Physical Therapy

  • Educational Research

  • Private Networks

  • Clinical Supervision

  • Auditing

  • Treatment Planning

  • Rehabilitation

  • Medical Diagnosis

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

  • Leadership

  • Management

  • Planning

  • Influencing Skills

  • Mentorship

  • English Language

  • Coaching

  • Interpersonal Communications

  • Innovation

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.