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Music Therapist/Program Director – A Chance to Lead, Create and Inspire! 

A Chance to Lead, Create and Inspire!

Title:  Traditional Assisted Living Program Director-Music Therapist

Location:  Goddard House Assisted Living in Brookline MA, www.goddardhouse.org

Type:  Director, Exempt Full-time

Pay:  Salary, Based on Experience, full benefits include retirement program and

professional development opportunities

Start Date:  Posted 12-9-15 as immediate opening

About Goddard House:  Not-for-Profit Goddard House has been at the forefront of serving older adults since 1849. Today we offer traditional and memory support assisted living at our Brookline community.   Arts and expressive arts programing in music, art, movement and life storytelling are at heart of our approach to bring meaning to life and to engage the older adults and people with neurocognitive disorders that we serve.

Summary Description:  Goddard House is seeking a program director/music therapist with strong creative and management skills to oversee, develop and sustain all programming (including music, arts, fitness, educational and spiritual programs) for older adults who reside in traditional assisted living at Goddard House.  The Program Director supervises program staff and music therapy interns.  The Director works collaboratively with Goddard House staff team, families and residents.  Program Director reports to the Executive Director.

A formal job description is attached here and also available upon request from Goddard House.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy

MT-BC – Board Certified, in good standing

Preferred minimum experience of two (2) years working with older adults and people with dementia

Strong music skills

Experience in recruiting, training and managing people

Able to work flexible hours due to demands of position

Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

Please e-mail, fax or send your cover letter and resume to:

jmoniz@goddardhouse.org

FAX:  617-731-5188

John Moniz III, Executive Director
Goddard House Assisted Living
165 Chestnut Street
Brookline, MA    02445

 

A Chance to Lead, Create & Inspire! 12-9-15