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Come Join Our Team as a Music Therapist

  • Are you passionate about music therapy and feel confident about your skills?
  • Do you believe that you can work with many different types of clients if given the chance?
  • Would you like to be part of a growing team of music therapists, providing services to a diverse group of clients?

We are seeking a confident, mature and highly motivated Board Certified Music Therapist to join our team. This is a part-time position with the possibility of increasing hours over time as contracts develop. Hours could include daytime, afterschool and weekend hours. Contracts are located in the Greater Boston area and require reliable transportation. Please send your resume and letter of interest in pdf format

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, 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
  • Communicate with Lead Music Therapists and Clinical Director of RMTS on a regular and on-going basis regarding client progress, issues, and questions
  • Participate in scheduled individual and group supervision as scheduled
  • 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

Why work with us?

  • Be part of a dynamic team of Music Therapists
  • Participate in both individual and group supervision with other Music Therapists
  • Benefit from the music therapy resources of Roman Music Therapy Services with books, journals, instruments and a community of experienced clinicians
  • Be part of successful programs for all ages that are well established throughout Eastern Massachusetts
  • Increase your advocacy skills as you educate the community about music therapy
  • Mileage reimbursement for sessions
  • Paid Training and Supervision Time
  • Ongoing Continuing Education, including earning CBMT Credits through Roman Music Therapy Services
  • A diverse case load working with young children, children and adults with special needs and older adults

Required Education:

  • BA, BS, or MA in Music Therapy with completed 1040 hours of clinical training
  • 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
  • Excellent communication skills with our team and our clients

Hours and Pay Range:

  • Part Time Fee For Service Employees will work an average of 1-22 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

Our Mission: 
Roman Music Therapy Services strives to meet the diverse needs of the community within facilities, schools, nursing homes, senior centers, towns, and cities through music therapy experiences, education, and resources.  Our team of music therapists uses the power of music to support personal and interpersonal growth and enhance the life of the community.  Using musical tools new possibilities and opportunities are created for reaching our full potential.




Warm Regards,


Leslie Aylward
Office Manager
Roman Music Therapy Services
423 Main St., Melrose, MA 02176
781-665-0700 Phone
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