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