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Title Music Therapist & LPC-PRN, Waukesha
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name ProHealth Care
Location Waukesha, WI
Job Description
ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at ProHealthCare.org

 

Schedule: Shifts as needed to meet the needs of Inpatient Behavioral Health and Partial Hospital Program. Typical shifts are either 0800-1630 or 1300-2130. Weekend and Holiday availability.
Pool/As Needed – no Benefits
FTE: 0.01
Responsibilities / Accountabilities:
  • Participates in the team assessment, evaluation and treatment planning process for assigned patients, working with behavioral health patients.
  • Plans and conducts group expressive therapy sessions in response to the needs of the patient population.
  • Evaluates the patient’s response to treatment.
  • Communicates any pertinent information including changes in status to the team.
  • Performs the duties of a Experiential Therapist in accordance with the respective disciplines Standards of Practice as well as the policies and procedures of ProHealth Care.
  • Completes all documentation accurately and efficiently.
ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.

 

ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Qualifications
Qualifications for Music Therapist:
  • Minimum Education Level: Masters
  • Minimum Technical Experience: 0-2 years
  • Preferred Technical Experience: 2-4 years
  • Specialized Expertise: Working with Behavioral Health populations and/or psychotherapy. Working with adult and senior populations.
  • Minimum License: WI License in Music Therapy Credentials Board. Master’s level with dual credentials to perform psychotherapy.
Contact

https://career4.successfactors.com/career?career_ns=job_listing&company=ProHealth&navBarLevel=JOB_SEARCH&rcm_site_locale=en_US&career_job_req_id=63951&selected_lang=en_US&jobAlertController_jobAlertId=&jobAlertController_jobAlertName=&_s.crb=WxxRFCcwmEcJU4uaruzGEAfxTMA=&jobPipeline=Indeed

 

 

Date Posted 9/24/18


Title Music Therapist, Hospice-PRN, Milwaukee
Position Title PRN Music Therapist
Company Name Brookdale
Location Milwaukee, WI
Job Description

A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding. As a senior living solutions company, Brookdale is committed to providing the best options for the residents that we serve, for all of the places life can go. The services that we offer ensure that residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all of their needs along the way. Every day our 50,000 associates collaborate to guarantee that this promise is fulfilled in more than 640 communities. Our Senior Living Solutions include: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing, Therapy, Hospice, Home Health, LifeCare, and Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

More than a company, it is a calling.

Your responsibilities:
* Develop individualized music therapy plan of care by completing the music therapy assessment with patient and family when referred in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care.

  • Utilize independent discretion during patient evaluation and guide the patient in the use of creative therapeutic activities for the purpose of improving or maintaining mental and physical function and quality of life.
  • Organize music therapy interventions using various genres and methodologies.
  • Implement the music therapy interventions in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care.
  • Direct other care team members including, when appropriate, hospice aides and family members in the use of music to achieve individualized care plan goals.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of music therapy services with the patient.
  • Document all services provided to hospice patients and families in the clinical record.
  • Terminate therapy services when appropriate.
  • Provide in-services to staff, hospitals, nursing homes, and other facilities as requested and determined appropriate.
  • Serve as the counselor at IDG meetings, participates in on call rotation, and assists with sign ups and consents for newly referred patients.
  • Participate and/or facilitate Brookdale Hospice memorial services.
  • Facilitate grief support groups as identified by the IDG.
  • Provide bereavement counseling to family members, as identified
  • Participate in the on-call schedule, as required
Qualifications
  • Required skills and qualifications:
  • Bachelor”s Degree in Music Therapy

* Board Certified as a Music Therapist by the Certification Board for Music Therapy

  • Must be willing to also do Bereavement Counseling
  • One year of experience in hospice counseling or social services is preferred
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and organization requirements

If you are a Brookdale Associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug free work place

Contact

Apply online at:

Date Posted 9/24/18


Title Music Therapist-FT, Appleton
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Expressive Therapies LLC
Location Appleton, WI
Job Description

Summary: To provide music therapy services centered around the unique and individual needs of each patient according to their plan of care; meet the needs of all customers including patients, significant others, family members/guardians/parents, physicians, and other staff; work in multi-disciplinary teams in order to deliver a full range of services and participate in team based continuous improvement.

Duties: Music therapist responsible for:

  • Implementing group and individual music therapy sessions.
  • Completing initial assessments as referred.
  • Creating appropriate individual and group sessions based on need(s) of clientele.
  • Attending interdisciplinary team meetings as needed.
  • Referring to other disciplines as needed/not practicing out of scope.
  • Completing required documentation in timely manner.
  • Providing care that is age appropriate to clientele
Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy
  • Board-Certified Music Therapist
  • Trained as Neurologic Music Therapist (or willing to do training within 6-9 months of hire)
  • Continued education in specialized areas of work for professional growth and development

Skills and Competencies: Music Therapist will be:

  • Proficient in voice, guitar, percussion and keyboard.
  • Proficient in word, excel, and Electronic Medical Record.
  • A strong communicator, flexible and a team player.
  • Self-motivated and organized.

Music Therapist will:

  • Demonstrate behavior consistent with our mission, vision and shared values.
  • Demonstrate fiscal responsibility.
  • Contribute to continuous quality improvement.
  • Contribute to team effectiveness.
  • Meet standards of confidentiality.
  • Provide education to patients, caregivers and public.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

License:

  • MT-BC (Required)
Contact

Apply online at https://www.expressivetherapies.net/careersandinternships.html

Date Posted 9/24/18


Title Music Therapist-FT, Woodstock, IL
Position Title Music Therapist, Certified for Part Time Position
Company Name SEAL (School of Expressive Arts and Learning)
Location Woodstock, IL
Job Description

Full Time Music Therapy Position
Private Special Education Facility, Therapeutic Day School
* Woodstock, IL (90 minutes northwest of Chicago)
* Available Fall 2018
* M-F 8:00 am – 3:30 pm school day
* Salary based on experience
* Benefits

Position:
Music Therapist plans and implements group music therapy for each classroom, class sizes average 10 students. Music Therapy groups put a strong emphasis on development of age-appropriate social and emotional goals. Music Therapist also leads weekly and multi-level adaptive group guitar (guitar club), drum circle groups, and a performing arts program.

Other responsibilities may involve occasional assistance in recreational therapy or classroom activities.

POPULATION: K-12; LD, ED/BD, OHI, ADHD
Occasionally: ASD, Cognitive Disability, Medically Fragile

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree required.
Current professional Board Certification (MT-BC) or the designation of Registered, Certified or  Advance Certified Music Therapist (RMT, CMT, or ACMT) by the American Music Therapy Association

Contact

Send resumes or inquiries to kpolutnik@seal-il.com

Kate DiPaola
kpolutnik@seal-il.com
S.E.A.L. of Woodstock
1200 Claussen Drive
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 337-2005

Date Posted 9/24/2018


Title Music Therapy Position Available with Bonus
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Living Melodies
Location Milwaukee, Ozaukee, & Washington Counties
Job Description

Living Melodies is looking for a creative music therapist with strong fundamental clinical skills to join our team of high-quality health care providers in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, and Washington counties. Part-time or full-time hours available immediately. Benefits include paid time off available upon hire and health insurance contribution if full-time position is accepted. Continuing education opportunities also available. Come and work for Living Melodies, and get a $500 sign-on bonus!

Qualifications

Experience in hospice and/or geriatric settings required with preference given to candidates with a background of working with mixed client populations. The ideal employee will be an independent worker who is flexible, confident, compassionate, patient, reliable, and organized. High-level written and oral communication skills are essential. Must have reliable vehicle.

Contact

Feel free to contact Brenna Liebold at (262) 222-0241 or brenna@livingmelodies.com to find out more about this job opportunity. You can also apply online via the following link:

https://www.cognitoforms.com/LivingMelodies/EmploymentApplication

 

 

Date Posted 9/28/18


Title Program Director, Madison
Position Title Music facilitator
Company Name VSA WISCONSIN at Head Start locations
Location Madison area
Job Description

Looking for 1 or 2 music facilitators for 4-5 year olds at different Head Start locations for October to December. Contract could renew.
Class days and times are little flexible but typically in the morning for 45 minutes. Some locations have back to back classes.

Qualifications

Experience creating music with young children and can work independently.

Contact

Please email Gabrielle, Program Director, at gabrielle@vsawis.org for specifics and salary.

Date Posted 9/6/2018


Title Hospice, FT, Madison
Position Title Hospice Music Therapist
Company Name SSM Health at Home WI
Location Madison area
Job Description

The purpose of positions in this classification is to plan, organize and facilitate medically prescribed music therapy activities for patients. Develops treatment plans with personalized goals and objectives for motor skills, social/interpersonal development, comfort, self-awareness, etc.. Travels to patient homes and performs music therapy care in accordance with accepted standards of practice.

  • Travels to patient homes and performs music therapy care in accordance with accepted standards of practice. Assists in developing a treatment plan based on the evaluation with objective goals to be approved by the physician. Implements treatment plan. Observes, records, and reports the patient’s reaction to music therapy and changes in condition. Revises the plan of treatment as appropriate. Evaluates outcomes of care.
  • Instructs patients, family members of patients and other health personnel in phases of therapy with which they may work with patient.
  • Coordinates on-going care with the Hospice RN Case Managers and other clinical staff to ensure coordination of care. Reports any concerns or issues. Identifies any barriers to achievement of identified goals/outcomes and works in collaboration with the Hospice RN Case Manager and other patient care team members to assure coordination of care is provided to attain desired outcomes.
  • Contacts and consults with the physician and Home Care Clinical Manager and/or RN Case Manager regarding the plan of care. Communicates significant changes in patient condition. Provides regular updates on progress and recommends revision of plan care as relates to occupational therapy.
  • Documents visit notes, treatments, and plan. Ensures visits are completed in a timely manner. Follows-up to ensure notification and documentation of missed visits is provided in accordance with proper procedures in a timely manner.
  • Assists in the development and utilization of music therapy materials to educate staff, patients and families, and others regarding music therapy.
  • Attends and participates in mandatory meetings, in-services, and conferences.
  • Attends safety training sessions and ensures for compliance with safety rules and procedures. Assists in ensuring for patient safety. Identifies and notifies manager of potential safety hazards. Reports any work-related accidents and injuries in a timely manner. Complies with the procedures for documenting and submitting leave and light duty time.
  • Maintains and increases knowledge of the music therapy field.
Qualifications
Minimum Education & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Music with a music therapy emphasis from a program approved by the American Music Therapy Association required with two to three years progressively responsible music therapy experience. Current board certification (MT-BC) by certification board for music therapists (CBMT) required. Hospice experience preferred.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

This position requires travel to conduct music therapy. Ability to utilize musical instrument(s) and other devices for playing/making music. Ability to reference music principles, concepts and methodology. Ability to research various music resources. Knowledge of generally accepted music therapy standards.Knowledge of (or ability to develop knowledge of) Medicare and Medicaid regulations, requirements and reimbursement criteria. Skilled in (or ability to become skilled in) electronic patient charting system (HER).Must maintain a valid WI driver’s license, acceptable driver’s record, & proof of current auto insurance required.

 

Physical Demands:
This position typically rates as LIGHT WORK as defined by the Dictionary of Occupational Titles but can be heavier if a larger instrument is utilized.
Contact

https://jobs.homehealthunited.org/careers/Careers.aspx?adata=EFWOIguE2cB7tni0vphtsuQ4%2b2i%2bNJRhtNd1Fk8gWYyrwIwk4owjuP0BYa62%2fpDTDYi6EbXPFFx%2bjPRNss3R6GB8xGUvXN8IBC81janDxTVl6Rl6JxGOUZHhubPRihdLIm7dgEy5XOCfDnJo1ROMoP%2f%2fQzBYsB7JjzOL0gJoOFLgvc%2b%2fYxPXB9qtoFoho7ucYPIxcoaN%2b6KkztM4E%2b1jrERn6qqn3qBQ9CccORV3n1OM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date Posted 9/28/18


Title Platteville, Hospice, part-time
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name St. Croix Hospice
Location Platteville, WI
Job Description
  1. Provides direct music therapy according to directions of clinical supervisor / clinical director and in accordance with the plan of care.
  2. Assesses referral/patient for appropriate medical indication for services and performs assessment to determine effectiveness of therapy.
  3. Treats patient to relieve symptoms and provide psychological, psychosocial, physical, and spiritual comfort.
  4. Directs and aids patients through music therapy interventions to assist with alleviating symptoms of anxiety, agitation, restlessness, depression, pain, emotional distress (patient and family), spiritual distress, and social isolation.
  5. Assist patient with needs regarding relaxation, communication, family support, anticipatory grief (patient and family), and interest in life legacy/review interventions.
  6. Utilize interventions such as relaxation, imagery, lyric analysis, song writing, reminiscence, entrainment, life review, receptive listening, and life legacy projects.
  7. Observes and reports to the clinical supervisor or clinical director and the organization personnel the patient’s response to treatment and any changes in patient’s condition.
  8. Provides education and awareness to clinical team regarding appropriateness or contraindications for therapy treatment.
  9. Maintains necessary records; clinical notes, problem charting, coordination notes, which will be incorporated into the patient’s clinical record within 24-48 hours of session and modified as needed.
  10. Participates in interdisciplinary group and organization in-service education program as needed.
  11. Participates in the quality assessment performance improvement teams and activities as needed.
  12. Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications

1. Graduate of an accredited music therapy program with Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy. Meets personnel qualifications stated in §418.114(b).

2. Completion and passing of National Certification Exam (CBMT) credentials of MT-BC Music Therapy Board Certified preferred.

3. Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.

4. Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/or organization requirements and is in good working order.

The above statements are only meant to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job related tasks other than those stated in this description.

Contact

Apply for this job at:

https://minnesotajobs.com/apply-for-job/post_id/11250207

 

Date Posted 9/24/18


Title Music Therapist-FT, Milwaukee
Position Title Music Therapist, Certified for Part Time Position
Company Name Milwaukee Center For Independence
Location 2020 W. Wells St. Milwaukee, WI 53233
Job Description

This is a professional position performing all of the duties of a Clinical Music Therapist position. This position requires professional flexibility to support the consumer’s program needs. Additionally, this position serves as a clinical/therapeutic resource to other music therapists and client coordinators; performs responsibilities in assessing, developing, planning and coordinating music therapy habilitation and rehabilitation programming; implementing individual and small group therapy sessions.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assesses, plans, implements and coordinates individual/group music therapy sessions facilitating each person’s functional participation in these opportunities as indicated in their Individual Rehabilitation Plan and music therapy treatment plan.
  • Responsible for providing direct music therapy, set up and monitor programs and contracts.
  • Collaborates with supervisor and L.I.F.E. Services Director in planning, implementing and monitoring billable and contract music therapy services; works cooperatively with the finance department as it relates to billing issues.
  • Documents consumer units of service as required in compliance with funding, licensing and departmental goals; record consumer progress as required by insurance requirements.
  • Serves as a liaison to establish collaborative music therapy opportunities that provide innovative, intergenerational or multicultural experiences within the program and at alternate sites.
  • Serve as a resource to other client coordinators providing case management to consumers and serve as an additional resource for clinical/therapeutic techniques/issues related to consumer support.
  • Provides accurate and timely documentation in EHR which could include evaluations, treatment plans, progress notes, monthly review and other related reports.
  • Purchase, inventory, maintain & care for equipment.
  • Confers with supervisor and Director regarding ideas for new programs and funding sources.
  • Participate in community marketing and provide public presentations to promote awareness of the benefits of music therapy services.
  • Collaborates and supports the Express L.I.F.E. programs
  • Coordinates and confers with supervisor and L.I.F.E. Services Director regarding state-of-the-art clinical music therapy services and supports for persons with developmental, physical, mental health, TBI or other disabilities.
  • Distributes procedural/ information memos to interdepartmental team as necessary.
  • Serves as a consultant and/or provider for consumers with behavior challenges.
  • Explores opportunities for research of music therapy modalities and their effect on neurological and physiological functioning of persons with developmental, physical, mental health, TBI or other disabilities.

Required to use Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Techniques. This position may work in a variety of indoor and outdoor work environments which may include, various outdoor weather conditions, loud noises, and fluctuating temperatures. Must be able to move to various locations during their shift. On occasion must be able to move, transport, position, push/pull and/ or lift objects and/or equipment weighting at least up to 20 pounds a distance of 450 feet. Must be able to continuously cope effectively with stress created by consumers with complex health and mental health care problems, multiple tasks, noises, interruptions, and work cooperatively as part of a team while maintaining a pleasant demeanor.

This position is required to instruct others in complex tasks and must be able to successfully communicate with a variety of individuals to accomplish this. This position is responsible for the supervision and safety of consumers in both normal program settings as well as a variety of settings in the community. As such, this position must be able to observe consumer activities, detect areas of danger, distinguish when consumers who are non-communicative are in need of personal cares, assist consumers in performing tasks that require fine motor skills and converse clearly with consumers and other people in the community on a frequent basis.

This is a general outline of the essential functions of this position and shall not be construed as an all-inclusive description of all work requirements and responsibilities that may be inherent in this position. The employee may be required to perform other job-related duties as requested by the designated work leader(s). All requirements are subject to change over time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Qualifications
Experience and Skills

A Bachelor’s degree in music therapy, board certification by CBMT (Certification Bd. of Music Therapists), and state licensure. Documented experience providing music therapy services to people with developmental, physical and mental health disabilities, TBI and/or older adults, or related applicable experiences transferable to the program. Ability to observe individual consumers behavior and reactions, to observe response to clinical intervention, to prepare reports clearly and to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to function independently when supporting consumers in community activities. Applies the appropriate skills and methodology used in Music Therapy to enhance the consumers’ functioning in the community. Ability to relate effectively and sensitively to a widely diverse population which may include consumers exhibiting behavioral challenges. Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and with consumers in order to secure their understanding, cooperation and participation in program activities. Works professionally, effectively and cooperatively as a member of a team; serve as a resource and mentor to other Music Therapists, and team members. Must complete nonviolent crisis prevention and intervention (CPI) training within one year of the start of employment and recertify annually thereafter. Must either be CPR certified at the start of employment or complete CPR certification course within one year of the start of employment. Must maintain active CPR certification through periodic renewal as dictated by the certification. Current Wisconsin Driver License, without limitations that are incompatible with duties & responsibilities, and automobile insurance with minimum limits of $50,000/$100,000 bodily injury and $10,000 property damage. Access to a personal vehicle is required. Current negative TB test.

Contact

Please apply online via our website at the following link:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=11679&clientkey=DE27B4BBEED9EE2CE04A0A164C46F391

Date Posted 8/24/2018


Title Music Therapist, PT, Oconomowoc
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Genesee Lake School
Location Oconomowoc, WI
Job Description

Genesee Lake School now has an opening for a Music Therapist. This position will work two 8-hour shifts per week. Due to the limited number of hours available, this is not a benefit-eligible position. We are a private, employee owned residential and day school for students, ages 6-21, who are diagnosed with Neurodevelopmental Disorders and/or Complex Developmental Trauma Disorders. Our mission is to dare greatly by transforming the lives of our students, their families, and the employee owners who serve them.

Responsibilities

  • Engages students in active learning and provides best practices in music instruction/therapy.
  • Exposing students to a variety of music instruments and resources—guitar, drums, recorders, etc.
  • Completes inventory of music supplies.
  • Collaborate with various departments and personnel to discuss music programming, specific student needs, and implementing individual treatment plans.
  • Assist in planning special events, such as the Holiday program, spring recognition ceremony, etc.
  • Provides direction and expectations to staff supporting music instruction to increase student engagement.
  • Monitors, uploads, and approves requested music for school iPod use.
  • Other duties as assigned.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

M/F/D/V

Follow us on Instagram @ glscareers

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $22.50 /hour

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 21
  • Bachelor’s degree and certification in Music Therapy or related field required.
  • Familiarity with music curriculum needs for differentiation of instruction to meet the varying needs of students across all assigned classrooms.
  • Experience in a school setting preferred.
  • Experience in working with students with autism, emotional disabilities, or intellectual disabilities is preferred.
  • Demonstrates an ability to exercise good judgment and effectively solve problems.
  • Remains calm under pressure and maintains self-composure/self-control.
  • Effective working alone and also as a member of a team.
Contact

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=13797e912e7840e0&q=Music+Therapist&l=Wisconsin&tk=1cq7q2il03cpp805&from=ja&alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=job_alerts&rgtk=1cq7q2il03cpp805

Date Posted 10/21/18


Title Music Therapist, FT, Wausau
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin, LLC
Location Wausau, WI
Job Description

Company Profile: Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin, LLC is a well-established music therapy agency that strives to improve the quality of life for those who are well in addition to improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities or illnesses. Our research-based, outcome driven approach assists a variety of populations in schools, hospitals, nursing homes and home-based settings.

Job Description: Join our growing team of board certified music therapists in beautiful central Wisconsin! If you are passionate about using current research to guide your practice through a Neurologic Music Therapy foundation, driven to help children and adults in schools and community settings show their true potential, thrive on building strong therapeutic relationships, and possess a diverse knowledge of populations, this position is for you! Our supportive team offers ongoing supervision and training, with many opportunities to collaborate with music therapists and other disciplines. We value the unique interests and perspectives of our therapists, providing options and support to expand in areas that interest you most. A typical schedule is Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 4:30pm. We value work/life balance and feel strongly that our therapists need weekends and evenings to recharge. This position also includes holidays off, with an additional two weeks of paid time.

This full-time position is in school and hospital settings, with some in-home/clinic services focusing on children and adults with neurological impairments and developmental needs.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

Experience

  • Previous school and/or hospital experience preferred but not required
  • Knowledge and understanding of needs of people with developmental delays and neurological impairments in community and school settings

Education

  • Graduate of an accredited music therapy program with Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy
  • Completion and passing of National Certification Exam (CBMT) credentials of MT-BC Music Therapy Board Certified (within 3 months of employment)

Skills

  • Demonstrate strong music skills (guitar, piano, voice, percussion) and ability to adapt live music based on observations of clients’ needs and/or responses
  • Assess psychological, cognitive, communicative, and sensorimotor functioning focused on clients’ needs and strengths while also determining responses to music, music skills and musical preferences
  • Provide individual and group music therapy sessions based on assessed needs
  • Triage patient referrals/consultations in the hospital setting to ensure highest needs are met in a timely manner
  • Design music therapy interventions to meet clients’ goals and objectives using the Transformational Design Model (TDM).
  • Observe and document clients’ responses, progress, and outcomes
  • Collaborate with clients’ treatment team to develop, coordinate, and integrate treatment plans and effective treatment strategies
  • Assess potential risks for the use of music and provide resources and appropriate music media for treatment team
  • Refer clients and families to other disciplines and/or community resources as needed
  • Select and adapt musical instruments, musical equipment, or non-musical materials to meet clients’ objectives

Experience:

  • Hospital: 1 year (Preferred)
  • School: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

License:

  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • Music Therapy (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)
Contact

Please include resume and cover letter when applying. We look forward to hearing from you!

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=e8e5a0933fe246e6&q=Music+Therapist&l=Wisconsin&tk=1cq7q2il03cpp805&from=ja&alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=job_alerts&rgtk=1cq7q2il03cpp805

Date Posted 10/21/18


Title Music Therapist, Full time, Brookfield
Position Title Music Therapist, Full Time
Company Name Allay Home and Hospice
Location Brookfield, WI
Job Description

Hospice Music Therapists assess the need for Music Therapy for our hospice patients, creating a Music Therapy Plan of Care and executing that Plan of Care by providing appropriate music therapy consultations and services. Our music therapist also consults and provides feedback with other members of the hospice Interdisciplinary Team to support the team’s overall approach and treatment of our patients.

Benefits and Incentives:
Mileage Reimbursement
Health, dental and vision insurance available with corporate contribution to deductibles
401K with generous corporate match
Generous paid time off policy

Allay Home and Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Qualifications

Qualifications: MT-BC:
MT-BC; required, excellent communication skills and reliable transportation.
Hospice experience is a plus.

Contact

Date Posted 10/28/18


Title Music Therapist, PT, Wausau
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice
Location Wausau, WI
Job Description

As a Music Therapist with Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Service you will provide treatment services that are goal oriented and directed towards music therapy education services, and general music therapy services designed to meet the needs, competencies, capabilities, and interests of patients and their caregivers from adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups. Some general duties will include:

  • Coordinate music therapy services that provide interventions either directly or through trained employees, paid or volunteers.
  • Complete music therapy assessment within five working days of team member’s request.
  • Develop a plan of care that includes diagnosis/problem area, interventions and goals in accordance with the needs of specific age groups in terms of their physical and motor development, psychosocial development and intellectual/language development within one working day of initial team staffing.
  • Provide treatment services, music educational services, and general music services.
  • Document patient’s response to interventions and treatment timely.
  • Plan and coordinates community outings.
  • Plan multi-therapy group activities.
  • Coordinate the Voices for Hospice bi-annual event.
  • Maintain confidentiality regarding ACCHS patients, families, and business.
  • Maintain professional appearance and manner.
  • Is comfortable with exposure to animals.
Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Possesses certification by the Certification Board for Music Therapists (BMT) required.
  • At least one year of experience working in the field of music therapy is desired to enhance and develop skills, with experience in a clinical setting working with hospice and palliative patients beneficial.
  • Previous professional experience working with hospice, in-home care settings, working with people regarding death, dying, and bereavement, and/or working on a multidisciplinary team.
  • Possesses ability to cope with a work environment that deals with death, dying, and bereavement. Possesses skills necessary to be compassionate to those who are grief stricken and/or dealing with loss.
  • Possesses ability to effectively communicate in writing along with coordination skills.
  • Possesses ability to recruit and train staff and volunteers who are interested in providing music therapy services.
  • Is able to travel to patient/client homes to provide patient/client.
  • Possesses and maintains a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License required.
  • Possesses automobile liability insurance with minimum $100,000/$300,000 coverage required, or $300,000 combined single-limit liability.

EDUCATION

Candidates should possess one or more of the following:

  • Knowledge of music therapy standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy.
Contact

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=f3cf51472926a255&q=Music+Therapist&l=Wisconsin&tk=1cree1c6e3gm3806&from=ja&alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=job_alerts&rgtk=1cree1c6e3gm3806

Date Posted 11/13/18


Title Full Time MT-BC, WMTR, Wausau
Position Title Full Time Board Certified Music Therapist
Company Name Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin, LLC
Location Wausau, WI and Surrounding Areas
Job Description

Company Profile: Music Therapy Services of Central Wisconsin, LLC is a well-established music therapy agency that strives to improve the quality of life for those who are well in addition to improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities or illnesses. Our research-based, outcome driven approach assists a variety of populations in schools, hospitals, nursing homes and home-based settings.

Job Description: Join our growing team of board certified music therapists in beautiful central Wisconsin! If you are passionate about using current research to guide your practice through a Neurologic Music Therapy foundation, driven to help children and young adults in schools and community settings show their true potential, thrive on building strong therapeutic relationships, and possess a diverse knowledge of populations, this position is for you! Our supportive team offers ongoing supervision and training, with many opportunities to collaborate with music therapists and other disciplines. We value the unique interests and perspectives of our therapists, providing options and support to expand in areas that interest you most.

This full-time position will be primarily in schools and with individual clients with developmental delays and neurological impairments in community, home, and clinic settings. There may be additional opportunities to work in hospital settings for qualified candidates.

Qualifications

Experience
•       Neurologic Music Therapy training and approach required throughout employment
•       Knowledge and understanding of needs of people with developmental delays and neurological impairments in community and school settings

Education
•       Graduate of an accredited music therapy program with Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy
•       Completion and passing of National Certification Exam (CBMT) credentials of MT-BC Music Therapy Board Certified (within 3 months of employment)

Skills
•       Demonstrate strong music skills (guitar, piano, voice, percussion) and ability to adapt live music based on observations of clients’ needs and/or responses
•       Assess psychological, cognitive, communicative, and sensorimotor functioning focused on clients’ needs and strengths while also determining responses to
music, music skills and musical preferences
•       Provide individual and group music therapy sessions based on assessed needs
•       Design music therapy interventions to meet clients’ goals and objectives using the Transformational Design Model (TDM).
•       Observe and document clients’ responses, progress, and outcomes
•       Collaborate with clients’ treatment team to develop, coordinate, and integrate treatment plans and effective treatment strategies
•       Assess potential risks for the use of music and provide resources and appropriate music media for treatment team
•       Refer clients and families to other disciplines and/or community resources as needed
•       Select and adapt musical instruments, musical equipment, or non-musical materials to meet clients’ objectives

Contact

Please send resume and cover letter to Richelle Kroening at richelle@mtscw.com.

Date Posted 8/24/18


Title Music Therapist, PT & FT
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Living Melodies
Location Franklin, WI
Job Description

Living Melodies is looking for a creative music therapist with strong fundamental clinical skills to join our team of high-quality health care providers who work at client locations throughout Waukesha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, and Washington counties in southeastern Wisconsin. Part-time and full-time positions available for immediate hire.

Compensation
Pay is competitive and based on the level of clinical experience that a candidate brings to the position. Full-time staff earn $42,000 a year and up. Plus, we’re offering a $500 sign-on bonus to both new full- and part-time employees!

Benefits
Full-time staff working 30+ hours a week receive a health insurance contribution. Paid time off and continuing education opportunities are available to all staff, whether full- or part-time.

About Living Melodies
The Living Melodies mission can be summed up in the simple statement, “Music for everyday life; music for a lifetime.” In other words, we strive to integrate music into daily aspects of life, thereby ensuring music’s inclusion throughout the lifespan specifically to improve health and well-being. As a community-based organization, all services are provided at client locations including private homes, residential care facilities, hospitals, etc.

Living Melodies was built upon 5 core values. We serve others best by:

Continually developing more effective music therapy skills and resources, not just within our company but the music therapy community as a whole, by way of professional continuing education, student practicum placement, and internship supervision.
Conducting ourselves in alignment with the best interests of the direct recipient of our services.
Providing outstanding customer service that is a company-wide attitude and habit of treating others in general.
Demonstrating integrity from new client acquisition to billing and every action in between.
Bridging the gap between science and the arts with a research-directed approach to clinical music interventions.
Join the Living Melodies team and get a $500 sign-on bonus!

Qualifications

The Ideal Candidate
A Living Melodies employee needs to be an independent worker who is flexible, confident, compassionate, patient, reliable, and organized. High-level written and oral communication skills as well as the ability to manage time effectively are essential. Willingness to work with other health care professionals as part of an interdisciplinary team is vital to the company’s mission. A music therapist who has great problem-solving skills will thrive and enjoy this position. Must have reliable vehicle for travel between client locations.

Experience
Must have experience in hospice and/or geriatric settings. Preference given to candidates with a background of working with mixed client populations.

Contact

Questions? Feel free to contact Brenna Liebold at (262) 222-0241 or brenna@livingmelodies.com to find out more about this great job opportunity.

https://www.cognitoforms.com/LivingMelodies/EmploymentApplication

Date Posted 11/3/18


Title Hospice, Temp.
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Heartland Hospice
Location Racine, Kenosha and Walworth
Job Description

MUSIC THERAPISTS READ ON!!!

Share your love for Music and greatly impact the lives of our patients!

Heartland Hospice is growing and as a result we are looking for a Music Therapist on an as needed basis (hours will vary from week to week but schedule is very flexible) to support our hospice patients in their homes. Our Music Therapists provide care to patients in their homes in the following counties:

Racine, Kenosha and Walworth

You may not need to travel to all of these counties but rather in your local area. As a MT we are looking for someone with at least 1 year of work experience in a multidisciplinary setting. We also require knowledge of principles, concepts and methodology of alternative therapy appropriate for terminally ill clients. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Demonstrated ability to work well with a multidisciplinary team and the ability to develop and maintain rapport with the clients and families. Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and Certified as a Board Music Therapist is required.

In return for your expertise, you’ll enjoy a great team environment, flexible schedule, and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in health care.

Please apply online.

EEO/Drug Free Employer

 

Qualifications

Educational Requirements

Music Therapist ‘ Registered and Board Certified in appropriate state

Position Requirements

At least one year or more work experience in music therapy in a multidisciplinary setting is preferred.

Contact

https://jobs.hcr-manorcare.com/job/kenosha/music-therapist-hospice-casual/5346/10606010

Date Posted 1/19/2019