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Hands in Harmony Seeks Full Time Music Therapist

Job Title: Full Time Music Therapist
 
Hours:   Full time 
 
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
 
Facility: Hands in Harmony
 
City and State: Kingston, RI
 
Qualifications:   We are looking for a board-certified music therapist (MT-BC required) NMT (neurologic music therapy training) preferred.  Ability and interest in collaborating across disciplines a must.
 
Population: Varies! We service a wide range of clientele throughout RI.  We offer extensive services in schools (as an IEP based/related service) and in early intervention.  We also offer increased neurorehabilitation services and are partnering with local medical facilities (adults and children)
 
Starting Date: Immediate and ongoing
 
Description of position: Hands in Harmony is a social enterprise experiencing a period of rapid growth.  Music Therapist will be part of an expanding interdisciplinary team and will be responsible for facilitating group and individual music therapy sessions/assessments.  Music therapist will have the opportunity to become involved with the growth of music therapy in a developing state.   We are looking for an enthusiastic professional who will have the opportunity to grow and establish a position within our company.  Services are offered to a variety of clientele and their families.  
 
Majority of sessions are home/facility based but some work may occur in clinic.  Music Therapist is responsible for completing progress notes on a daily basis and other evaluations/progress as needed and facilitating in-services and workshops.  Music Therapist should be comfortable helping to create music therapy programs for a variety of facilities.  Light secretarial/administrative duties also required (maintaining schedule on schedule program, answering questions regarding music therapy to administrators).  Travel is essential. 
 
Contact information: Please submit CV/resume and cover letter to Nicole O’Malley MA, MT-BC, NMT/F LPMT, info@handsinharmonyri.com
 
For more information, please visit our website at http://www.handsinharmonyri.com/
Katie 
Office Manager
Hands in Harmony, INC
401-783-4810 

handsinharmonyri@yahoo.com

info@handsinharmonyri.com  
www.handsinharmonyri.com

Eastern Connecticut

Job Title: Staff Music Therapist

Hours:  Part time growing into full time

Salary:  Hourly, based on experience

Facility:  Progressions Music Therapy Services (Eastern Connecticut) www.progressionsmusictherapy.com

Qualifications:  MT-BC must be obtained before start date.

Population:  Children and adolescents with autism and other developmental disabilities, dementia, mental health, substance abuse, adaptive music lessons, brain injury, others

Starting date:  Immediate

Description of position:  Growing private practice seeks a motivated, energetic, and independent music therapist to conduct group and individual sessions with a wide variety of populations. Allowances for continuing education, supervision, supplies, and instrument purchases are available.  This position includes driving to sites throughout Eastern Connecticut as well as holding sessions at our clinic in Old Mystic.  Candidates will need a dependable form of transportation and auto insurance.

Contact Information:  Please email resume to Courtney Biddle, MMT, MT-BC courtney@progressionsmusictherapy.com (860) 389-1356 www.progressionsmusictherapy.com

Manchester Community Music School Manchester, New Hampshire Music Therapy Program

The Manchester Community Music School offers a wide array of

high-quality music programs, including private lessons, music therapy,

early childhood, Suzuki, summer programming, and NH Youth Ensembles.

We are looking for a Board Certified Music Therapist to join our MT team!

Our Music Therapists provide in-house MT services and also work in partnership with public schools, adult day programs, after school programs, assisted living facilities, and hospitals in Manchester and in surrounding communities.

This part-time (hourly) MT position will be available in early May with an initial focus on individual and group work with young children (early childhood, preschool and elementary age.) The Music Therapist in this position will have opportunities to increase clinical hours with individuals of all ages in varied settings as our MT program continues to expand and as new contracts develop.

Interested and qualified individuals should be comfortable working independently, in 1:1 and group sessions with individuals of all ages and all abilities, onsite at MCMS and/or in a variety of community settings.

Essential Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Planning, organizing, and leading goal focused music therapy sessions for groups and individuals with diverse skills, abilities, and needs in a variety of locations.
  • Documenting all music therapy sessions and client communications, and completing required periodic reports
  • Collaborating with other members of treatment teams, including family members and staff
  • Communication/meetings with MCMS MT Department staff on a regular and on-going basis

Schedule could include daytime, afterschool, and/or evening times.

Reliable transportation is required as this position involves travel in Manchester and southern New Hampshire communities.

 

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Barbara Scott, Director of Music Therapy

bscott@mcmusicschool.org

Manchester Community Music School

2291 Elm Street

Manchester, NH 03104

www.mcmusicschool.org

Changing Lives through the Power of Music

 

Board Certified Music Therapist – Part Time Fee for Service

Job Purpose Summary:

To provide exceptional music therapy services to groups and individuals

Essential Responsibilities:

• Planning, organizing and leading goal driven music therapy sessions for groups and individuals with diverse skills, abilities, and needs in a variety of locations

• Documenting all music therapy sessions and client communications in format provided by RMTS in BestNotes CRM

• Assessing new clients and groups and developing treatment plan within 3 sessions using the assessment format provided by RMTS in BestNotes

• Communicate client progress through periodic written reports as required by contracting agency, ie. Quarterly Reports, Annual Reviews, etc.

• Collaborate with other members of treatment teams, including family members and staff when applicable

• Communicate with Clinical Director of RMTS on a regular and on-going basis regarding client progress, issues, and questions

• Participate in scheduled supervision with Clinical Director of RMTS on an as-needed basis

• Submit required paperwork within the required time period including logs, reports, assessment and treatment plans

• Enter all billable hours on Minute 7 at the end of each day

• Provide feedback on all RMTS forms and documentation to keep the forms up-to-date with current client needs

• Direct requests for information regarding music therapy and music therapy services with the contact information for RMTS using available printed and website materials

• Demonstrate a professional attitude to all clients, prospects, and other professionals at all times

• Maintain MT-BC Credential through CMTE’s and participation in professional conferences, including, but not limited to, music therapy conferences

Required Education:

BA, BS, or MA in Music Therapy with completed 1040 hours of clinical training and Board Certification as a Music Therapist (MT-BC.)  Demonstrate proficiency of clinical musicianship on piano, guitar and voice and rhythmic improvisation.

Other Requirements:

Must have a reliable car and current driver’s license

Hours and Pay Range:

Part Time Fee For Service Employees will work an average of 1-16 hours a week depending on contract work available.  Pay will vary based on education and experience.

Job Setting:

On-site at Roman Music Therapy Services in Melrose, MA and off site visits in the surrounding Greater Boston, Metro West , South Shore and North Shore areas through contracts with schools, community programs, agencies, and individual families.

Position Reports to:

Clinical Director, Roman Music Therapy Services

The Mission of Roman Music Therapy Services is to provide exceptional music therapy services to individuals, schools, and agencies in the Greater Boston, Metro West, South Shore and North Shore Areas and to serve as a resource for the community concerning music used for healthy growth and development.

333 North Avenue Wakefield MA 01880 ~ phone 781.224.3300 fax 781.224.3306

RomanMusicTherapy.com MAKING MUSIC ~ TRANSFORMING LIVES SproutingMelodies.com

Per Diem Music Therapist

Per Diem Music Therapist

Are you looking for a patient-focused, not-for-profit, mission-driven organization that will support your desire for professional growth and provide the opportunity to do meaningful work? Join Good Shepherd Community Care as a per diem Music Therapist.

Job Description:

Our not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization has an opportunity for an organized, compassionate and skilled music therapist to join our dynamic team. The music therapist works as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide compassionate care to a diverse group of patients and families on both our pediatric palliative care and hospice programs.  The music therapist carries a caseload of patients/families and makes visit to them on a regular basis (usually every other week) in whatever setting is home (private residence, nursing home, assisted living facilities, etc.).  The music therapist is responsible for completing initial assessments of new patients/families to determine their music therapy needs and then establishes an individualized care plan that includes interventions, goals and visit frequency.  Candidate must possess a degree from an accredited program and be board-certified in music therapy.  Experience in hospice/palliative care is preferred.

Job Responsibilities:

• Provide regular music therapy visits to restore and maintain mental health and improve overall wellbeing for patients and families in both our hospice and pediatric palliative care programs.

• Create patient-specific care plans including visit frequencies, interventions and goals.

• Participate as part of an interdisciplinary team member.

Education, Skills and Experience:

• Degree in Music Therapy from a recognized school.

• Board-certified in Music Therapy.

• Knowledge of existing music therapy methods, techniques, materials and equipment

• Experience with physical and emotional issues that arise in the context of serious illness and the end of life for patients/families of all ages.

• Comfort working with socioculturally diverse patients/families.

• Ability to take initiative, work independently, multi-task and manage time well.

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

• Ability to represent Good Shepherd professionally with our partners and in the community with compassion and integrity.

• PC proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

• A professional and caring demeanor.

Good Shepherd Benefits Package offers:  

• Competitive rates

• 403(b)

• Employee Assistance Program

• Mileage reimbursement

• A collaborative work environment in a welcoming office, easily accessible to I-95, with on-site parking in Newton.

Seniority Level:

Per Diem Associate

Industry:

Healthcare

Employment Type:

Per Diem

Job Functions:

Complementary Therapies

About Us:

Good Shepherd Community Care is one of the most trusted health care organizations in Greater Boston focusing on hospice and palliative care. Founded as Hospice of the Good Shepherd in 1978, we are the original Massachusetts hospice. After decades of caring for our community, we continue to remain an independent, not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization. Good Shepherd believes in the importance of mutual respect and acceptance and values diversity in our patients, families and caregivers, employees, volunteers, community, and partner organizations. We are committed to these values and honor the dignity of each individual through the care, support and education we provide.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position to:  gscommunitycareresumes@gmail.com

Chair, Department of Creative Arts Therapies

Chair, Department of Creative Arts Therapies

Georgia College & State University seeks applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Creative Arts Therapies/ College of Health Sciences (COHS).

Georgia College, the state’s designated Public Liberal Arts University, combines the educational experience expected at esteemed private liberal arts colleges with the affordability of public higher education. A total of 6,652 undergraduate and graduate students in four colleges: the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health Sciences, the J. Whitney Bunting College of Business, and the John H. Lounsbury College of Education with a faculty of more than 300, are the heart of academic and student life. In addition to the courses offered on the Milledgeville campus, Georgia College offers selected graduate online degree, post master’s certificate and doctoral programs and selected undergraduate courses online delivered through either synchronous or asynchronous or hybrid format throughout the year.

The Creative Arts Therapies Department (CAT) offers the following academic degree programs; Bachelors of Music Therapy (BMT), Masters of Music Therapy (MMT), Masters Equivalency Program in Music Therapy, and a Master of Arts in Art Therapy. Additionally the CAT Department offers a very popular Creative Arts Therapies Minor Program which includes foci in Music Therapy, Art Therapy, or Movement Therapy.  The Music Therapy Programs have long held and sustained American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) Program Approval under the umbrella National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) program accreditation. The Department has 5.5 full-time, permanent Music Therapy and Art Therapy faculty and 1 full-time staff member as well as several Music faculty on the GC main campus. Four part-time faculty currently teach some didactic courses and assist with clinical supervision of students. Current enrollment of majors in the Department are 68 full-time BMT students, 12 MMT students, and 9 MA-Art Therapy students. The MMT program is offered fully online using state of the art synchronous and asynchronous delivery methods.  The Department provides Music Therapy services to external clients and community consumers through its instructional Clinic Services.

The Chair serves as the chief academic and administrative leader of the Department of Creative Arts Therapies and oversees recruitment of a diverse and talented faculty, staff and students. The Chair works closely with Program/ Clinical Coordinators and with the Music Therapy Clinic Coordinator to ensure excellence in all aspects of the School’s didactic and clinical programs and initiatives.  The Chair is expected to maintain the Department’s current national accreditations which are supportive state practice licensures. The Chair reports directly to the Dean of the College of Health Sciences and serves as an integral member of the COHS Administrative Leadership Team. The Chair also serves on the COHS Administrative Council and the Dean’s Expanded Leadership Council. The College of Health Sciences, enrolls approximately 1,605 students (1,391 Undergraduate and 214 Graduate). The College houses the School of Nursing, the School of Health & Human Performance, the Department of Creative Arts Therapies, and the Division of Health Services.

Initial screening of applications will begin at time of posting and will continue until an appointment is made.  For best consideration, materials should be provided by March 01, 2018.  Application materials should include a letter addressing how the candidate’s experiences match the position requirements, current vitae, and contact information for at least 3 references.  Submission of materials as PDF attachments is strongly encouraged.

For more detailed position description and to submit application materials, please visit:

https://www.gcsujobs.com/postings/5406

Georgia College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution committed to cultural, racial, and ethnic communities. We promote equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, color, gender, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity. It is expected that successful candidates share these commitments.  

Per diem music therapist

West Bay Collaborative is looking for a per diem or part time Music Therapist located in or around the state of Rhode Island.

Currently, there are approximately 4 clinical hours available with the option to increase up to 8-10 if interested. This is also a growing caseload so there is potential to grow hours to full time. This is also a flexible caseload and many clients can be moved and adjusted as needed.

Qualifications:

– Bachelors degree from an accredited college.

– MT-BC required.

– Rhode Island license required (will help acquire).

– Understanding of Microsoft office, Google Drive.

– Proficiency of multiple instruments.

– Experience writing IEPs a plus.

If interested, please contact SDonovan@westbaycollaboritive.org

Chair, Department of Creative Arts Therapies

Chair, Department of Creative Arts Therapies

Georgia College & State University seeks applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Creative Arts Therapies/ College of Health Sciences (COHS).

Georgia College, the state’s designated Public Liberal Arts University, combines the educational experience expected at esteemed private liberal arts colleges with the affordability of public higher education. A total of 6,652 undergraduate and graduate students in four colleges: the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Health Sciences, the J. Whitney Bunting College of Business, and the John H. Lounsbury College of Education with a faculty of more than 300, are the heart of academic and student life. In addition to the courses offered on the Milledgeville campus, Georgia College offers selected graduate online degree, post master’s certificate and doctoral programs and selected undergraduate courses online delivered through either synchronous or asynchronous or hybrid format throughout the year.

The Creative Arts Therapies Department (CAT) offers the following academic degree programs; Bachelors of Music Therapy (BMT), Masters of Music Therapy (MMT), Masters Equivalency Program in Music Therapy, and a Master of Arts in Art Therapy. Additionally the CAT Department offers a very popular Creative Arts Therapies Minor Program which includes foci in Music Therapy, Art Therapy, or Movement Therapy.  The Music Therapy Programs have long held and sustained American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) Program Approval under the umbrella National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) program accreditation. The Department has 5.5 full-time, permanent Music Therapy and Art Therapy faculty and 1 full-time staff member as well as several Music faculty on the GC main campus. Four part-time faculty currently teach some didactic courses and assist with clinical supervision of students. Current enrollment of majors in the Department are 68 full-time BMT students, 12 MMT students, and 9 MA-Art Therapy students. The MMT program is offered fully online using state of the art synchronous and asynchronous delivery methods.  The Department provides Music Therapy services to external clients and community consumers through its instructional Clinic Services.

The Chair serves as the chief academic and administrative leader of the Department of Creative Arts Therapies and oversees recruitment of a diverse and talented faculty, staff and students. The Chair works closely with Program/ Clinical Coordinators and with the Music Therapy Clinic Coordinator to ensure excellence in all aspects of the School’s didactic and clinical programs and initiatives.  The Chair is expected to maintain the Department’s current national accreditations which are supportive state practice licensures. The Chair reports directly to the Dean of the College of Health Sciences and serves as an integral member of the COHS Administrative Leadership Team. The Chair also serves on the COHS Administrative Council and the Dean’s Expanded Leadership Council. The College of Health Sciences, enrolls approximately 1,605 students (1,391 Undergraduate and 214 Graduate). The College houses the School of Nursing, the School of Health & Human Performance, the Department of Creative Arts Therapies, and the Division of Health Services.

Initial screening of applications will begin at time of posting and will continue until an appointment is made.  For best consideration, materials should be provided by March 01, 2018.  Application materials should include a letter addressing how the candidate’s experiences match the position requirements, current vitae, and contact information for at least 3 references.  Submission of materials as PDF attachments is strongly encouraged.

For more detailed position description and to submit application materials, please visit:

https://www.gcsujobs.com/postings/5406

Georgia College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution committed to cultural, racial, and ethnic communities. We promote equal employment opportunities regardless of race, religion, color, gender, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity. It is expected that successful candidates share these commitments.  

Per Diem Music Therapist

Per Diem Music Therapist

Are you looking for a patient-focused, not-for-profit, mission-driven organization that will support your desire for professional growth and provide the opportunity to do meaningful work? Join Good Shepherd Community Care as a per diem Music Therapist.

Job Description:

Our not-for-profit hospice and palliative care organization has an opportunity for an organized, compassionate and skilled music therapist to join our dynamic team. The music therapist works as part of an interdisciplinary team to provide compassionate care to a diverse group of patients and families on both our pediatric palliative care and hospice programs.  The music therapist carries a caseload of patients/families and makes visit to them on a regular basis (usually every other week) in whatever setting is home (private residence, nursing home, assisted living facilities, etc.).  The music therapist is responsible for completing initial assessments of new patients/families to determine their music therapy needs and then establishes an individualized care plan that includes interventions, goals and visit frequency.  Candidate must possess a degree from an accredited program and be board-certified in music therapy.  Experience in hospice/palliative care is preferred.

Job Responsibilities:

• Provide regular music therapy visits to restore and maintain mental health and improve overall wellbeing for patients and families in both our hospice and pediatric palliative care programs.

• Create patient-specific care plans including visit frequencies, interventions and goals.

• Participate as part of an interdisciplinary team member.

Education, Skills and Experience:

• Degree in Music Therapy from a recognized school.

• Board-certified in Music Therapy.

• Knowledge of existing music therapy methods, techniques, materials and equipment

• Experience with physical and emotional issues that arise in the context of serious illness and the end of life for patients/families of all ages.

• Comfort working with socioculturally diverse patients/families.

• Ability to take initiative, work independently, multi-task and manage time well.

• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

• Ability to represent Good Shepherd professionally with our partners and in the community with compassion and integrity.

• PC proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.

• A professional and caring demeanor.

Good Shepherd Benefits Package offers:  

• Competitive rates

• 403(b)

• Employee Assistance Program

• Mileage reimbursement

• A collaborative work environment in a welcoming office, easily accessible to I-95, with on-site parking in Newton.

Seniority Level:

Per Diem Associate

Industry:

Healthcare

Employment Type:

Per Diem

Job Functions:

Complementary Therapies

About Us:

Good Shepherd Community Care is one of the most trusted health care organizations in Greater Boston focusing on hospice and palliative care. Founded as Hospice of the Good Shepherd in 1978, we are the original Massachusetts hospice. After decades of caring for our community, we continue to remain an independent, not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization. Good Shepherd believes in the importance of mutual respect and acceptance and values diversity in our patients, families and caregivers, employees, volunteers, community, and partner organizations. We are committed to these values and honor the dignity of each individual through the care, support and education we provide.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position to:  gscommunitycareresumes@gmail.com

The Rhythm Tree and Granite State Music Therapy are hiring

Job Title: Music Therapist, independent contractor, 14 hours to start, start date in December or January
Location: Southern, central, Seacoast regions of New Hampshire and Northern Mass
Description: Two well-established music therapy practices are seeking a qualified and enthusiastic music therapist to hire as soon as possible. The music therapist will provide music therapy services in homes, schools, and communities for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Therapy will be provided within the guidelines and standards of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA).
Qualifications: Minimum undergraduate degree in Music Therapy attained from an approved program by the AMTA in conjunction with being Board Certified. As an independent contractor you will need to provide your own professional liability insurance, instruments and reliable transportation.
This job may be for you if:
• You are passionate about working with individuals with developmental
disabilities
• Your experience and training is mostly with individuals with special needs
• You are comfortable working in private homes and working hand in hand
with families
• You are confident about your skills and can convey your expertise and
passion to others in a professional way
• You are open to feedback from others and enjoy expanding and improving
your therapy skills
• You have reliable transportation and are comfortable traveling to clients in
the southern, central and Seacoast regions of NH
• You enjoy working on your own, but appreciate having someone to
brainstorm ideas with
• You enjoy collaborating with other related professionals
• You are quick to communicate by email, text, and phone
This job is not for you if:
• You are not receptive to feedback
• You are not willing to travel to see clients
• You are not familiar with the Code of Ethics or do not agree with its
importance
• You are not flexible with scheduling
• You have plans of starting your own private practice
Pay: Base rate of $48.00 per hour
Email resume to Ryan at Ryan@TheRhythmTree.com and cc Elizabeth Ferguson atGraniteStateMusicTherapy@gmail.com

Part time position at Powers Music School

Organization: Powers Music School

Position: Music Therapist (part-time)

POSITION: Powers Music School seeks an experienced and energetic board-certified music therapist to work with clients of all ages. The current department consists of two music therapists who work one-on-one with clients.

DUTIES:

– Individual sessions.

– Lead group sessions based on department need

– Attend annual faculty meeting & open house

– Explore opportunities for enrollment growth

QUALIFICATIONS

– Master’s degree preferred or equivalent work experience.

– MT-BC required.

– Documented work experience of at least 3-5 years.

– Effective communication skills with clients, families, and colleagues.

– Proficiency in multiple instruments – voice, guitar, piano, percussion, etc.

START: Immediately

LOCATION: A passionate community committed to playing, learning, and growing together, Powers Music School is located in Belmont, MA. Powers welcomes over 900 students weekly, offering private music lessons in nearly 30 instruments, early childhood and group classes, jazz and rock bands, Suzuki instruction, orchestra, music theory, and composition. The school is also home to summer programs for strings, chamber music ensembles, and young children.

COMPENSATION: Based on experience and qualifications.

To apply:

Send cover letter, resume and 3 references by email to dacsadi@powersmusic.org

Dr. Daniel Acsadi

Director of Music

Powers Music School

PO Box 398

Belmont, MA 02478

Join Our Team!!

We are looking for a board-certified music therapist to join our team at Infinity Music Therapy Services in Connecticut. Are you a creative clinician with a passion for working with children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental health disorders. Do you enjoy working with a variety of clientele and appreciate the opportunity to exercise your clinical skills in diverse settings? Are you a team player that is open to collaborating with other music therapists on your cases and who is confident in their clinical, musical, and professional skills?  Is so, this is the position for you to learn and grow in!

About Infinity

Infinity was founded in 2010 by Jona Jeffcoat, MT-BC out of the desire to build services with the mindset that the possibilities for treatment and growth are endless. In 2012 we started a job shadow program for high school and college students to explore the field of music therapy. In 2013 we opened a clinic while continuing to offer services in the community. Infinity believes in working hand in hand with families and agencies to build customized treatment plans for individuals and adults. We work in private homes, schools, group homes, treatment centers, and more throughout the state of Connecticut serving hundreds of clients weekly. We believe in providing opportunities for individuals with special needs to access the community and we engage in service projects. We also celebrate and support the continuing education and self-care of our staff.

About Our Open Position

Hours: 20-25 hours/ week open immediately. This position will be Sunday-Thursday and will include daytime, afternoon, and evening hours. Most of our clients are seen between 3:30-7:30 PM. This position requires flexibility in order to meet the needs of our clients. (This position is expected to grow to 40hrs in 6months or less. The last 2 PT positions became FT within 2 months).

Location: This position will be split between 2 regions in CT including Eastern CT and Hartford County. You will be expected to report to our main clinic 1-2x per week. You will be assisting our team in growing sessions out of our Groton office.

Pay: This position will start hourly during a training period of 4-8weeks and will be salaried at the completion of training. We offer a competitive salary and benefits that grow with your caseload.

Responsibilities: You will provide group and individual music therapy sessions for children and adults with developmental disabilities, mental health disorders, and wellness needs. In addition, you will also be responsible for teaching music lessons to individuals with and without disabilities and designing music enrichment services. You will be expected to maintain accurate data and sessions notes, complete treatment plans, design and implement interventions, communicate with clients and the Infinity team, and perform other tasks as assigned. Our entire team participates in individual and group supervision, marketing events, and other activities as assigned. You will be responsible for traveling to your clients. Travel time is reimbursed at your full hourly rate.

 

Qualifications

To be eligible for this position you must:

• Be currently board-certified or able to obtain your certification during your training period

• Have strong guitar and vocal skills

• Have a minimum of one-year experience working with individuals with Autism

• Be an out-of-the-box thinker

• Be willing to commit to a minimum of one-year employment

• Have strong clinical writing skills

• Be able to communicate effectively in English

• Be willing to receive and give supervision

• Be comfortable speaking about and explaining music therapy

• Have reliable transportation and who understands that this position REQUIRES travel

We would prefer….

• Someone who is fluent in Spanish

• Someone who uses sign language in their work and is comfortable using new signs

• A therapist trained in music therapy assisted childbirth or willing to be trained

• Someone with a minimum of one-year experience working in mental health populations

• Someone who is used to traveling for their job

Benefits

We proudly offer benefits to our part-time and full-time employees. Some benefits increase with caseload size. We offer the following benefits:

• Professional liability insurance

• Extensive lending library

• Instrument Allowance Budget

• Work Cell Phone

• Monthly Self-Care Meetings

• Health Care Insurance

• Professional supervision

• Paid Time Off

• Paid Holidays

• Paid Leave for Conference

• CBMT maintenance fees

• CMTE allowance budget

• CMTE tracking assistance

• CBMT Maintenance Fee Reimbursement

Infinity reimburses for commute to and from work, commute between clients, supervision time, team-meetings, planning, documentation, etc.

 

To Apply

To be considered for either position, please submit the following information to Jona Jeffcoat, MT-BC, Director of Services at jona@infinitymusictherapy.com. For more information about Infinity, please visit our website at www.infinitymusictherapy.com. Please include in your application materials where you heard about this position.

• Cover Letter: please include why you think you would be good fit with our practice and when you would be able to start

• Current Resume

• 3 Videos demonstrating your guitar and vocal skills with an explanation of how you would use the song in a clinical setting

◦ Video of a current song

◦ Video of a song appropriate to use with children

◦ Video of an original song

• A paragraph of what you expect from a music therapy supervisor

• A sample 30-minute session plan for a 8 year old child with special needs with a focus on expressive communication, attention to task, and social skills (please include at least two goals with two objectives each)- A good sample would give me enough information that I could implement it in a session. Please describe your interventions.

• A 30-min session plan for a teenager in a drug-alcohol rehab center with a focus on emotional expression and positive coping skills.

The Rhythm Tree and Granite State Music Therapy are hiring

Job Title: Music Therapist, independent contractor, part-time with full-time potentialLocation: Southern, central, and Seacoast regions of New Hampshire

Description: Two well-established music therapy practices are seeking a qualified and enthusiastic music therapist to hire as soon as possible. The music therapist will provide music therapy services in homes, schools, and communities for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Therapy will be provided within the guidelines and standards of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA).

Qualifications: Minimum undergraduate degree in Music Therapy attained from an approved program by the AMTA in conjunction with being Board Certified. As an independent contractor you will need to provide your own professional liability insurance, instruments and reliable transportation.

This job may be for you if:

• You are passionate about working with individuals with developmental

disabilities

• Your experience and training is mostly with individuals with special needs

• You are comfortable working in private homes and working hand in hand

with families

• You are confident about your skills and can convey your expertise and

passion to others in a professional way

• You are open to feedback from others and enjoy expanding and improving

your therapy skills

• You have reliable transportation and are comfortable traveling to clients in

the southern, central and Seacoast regions of NH

• You enjoy working on your own, but appreciate having someone to

brainstorm ideas with

• You enjoy collaborating with other related professionals

• You are quick to communicate by email, text, and phone

This job is not for you if:

• You are not receptive to feedback

• You are not willing to travel to see clients

• You are not familiar with the Code of Ethics or do not agree with its

importance

• You are not flexible with scheduling

• You have plans of starting your own private practice

Pay: Base rate of $48.00 per hour

Email resume to Ryan at Ryan@TheRhythmTree.com and cc Elizabeth Ferguson at GraniteStateMusicTherapy@gmail.com

Part and Full time work in South Shore, North Shore, and Central Massachusetts

Are you passionate about music therapy and feel confident about your skills?  Are you interested in working with many different types of clients?

We are seeking music therapists with diverse skills and experience to join our dynamic team of community music therapists.  We have:

* Part-time developing to full-time hours are available in the North Shore

* Part-time hours are available in South Shore/Fall River area

* Part-time hours (possibly all on a Saturday) are available in Central Massachusetts (Springfield area).  

The positions include:

* Planning, organizing and leading goal driven music therapy sessions for groups and individuals with diverse skills, abilities, and needs in a variety of locations. * Documenting all music therapy sessions, client communications, and required periodic reports in our HIPAA Compliant electronic documentation system

* Collaborate with other members of treatment teams, including family members and staff when applicable

We offer a competative wage, paid training and supervision time,  mileage reimbursement for sessions, ongoing continuing education (including earning CBMT Credits through Roman Music Therapy Services), and working in a large team of music therapists.  

Check us out at:

http://romanmusictherapy.com/about/jobs

Contact Nicole at jobs@romanmusictherapy.com

Roman Music Therapy Services

333 North Ave. Wakefield, MA 01880

Telephone – 781-224-3300

MUSIC THERAPIST

Brookline Music School, a private, nonprofit community school for the arts, seeks a part-time music therapist to:

– provide music therapy sessions for clients with a range of needs; and

– teach piano to children with exceptionalities as part of BMS’s Piano for All Children program.

The successful applicant will have:

– current MT-BC status or pass the exam within three months of hire;

– experience with a broad range of clients, particularly children with ASD and other developmental needs;

– excellent clinical musicianship; and

– well-established piano technique and skills necessary to teach beginning piano to children with exceptionalities.

Schedule: This position is for a music therapist who is available to work at Brookline Music School’s Kennard Road location on Sundays, and ideally the flexibility to work other days as the position grows.

Brookline Music School offers competitive hourly compensation, regular supervision from an MT-BC, and ongoing opportunities for professional development. Please see www.bmsmusic.org for further information about the school.

To Apply: Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and a list of references with email and telephone contact information to info@bmsmusic.org with the job title in the subject heading. Applicants should be prepared to give a short musical proficiency demonstration using voice with piano and/or guitar. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Review of applicants will begin immediately

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