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Title Assistant Professor of Music, Music Program Coordinator
Position Title Full-time, Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy & Director of Music Therapy
Company Name Carroll University
Location Waukesha, WI
Job Description

Overview: Carroll University is seeking a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy to oversee and administer the music therapy degree program, teach classes in music therapy and other qualified areas, and serve as advisor and program director. This individual will play an integral role in program development including ongoing curriculum development, program assessment, development of clinical contacts, maintenance of student records, and AMTA reporting requirements.
Responsibilities: Responsibilities of this appointment include teaching classes in the music therapy program and other qualified areas, advising and mentoring students, maintaining a scholarly agenda, recruiting students to the program, developing clinical contacts and supervising clinical experiences, and participating in program, department, and university service. Opportunities exist for continued clinical practice if desired.

The Program: The Carroll University Music Program offers undergraduate degrees in Music Education, Music Therapy, and a BA in Music. There are currently 20 music therapy majors, including students beginning their clinical internship. Carroll is an accredited member of NASM and the Music Therapy degree is fully approved by the AMTA. Carroll University has strong and diversified offerings in Allied Health, including top ranked nursing and physical therapy programs.
The Department: The Department of Visual and Performing Arts in the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences offers majors in art, graphic communication, music education, music liberal arts, music performance, photography, and theater arts, as well as minors in art, graphic design, music, photography, theater arts, and web design.

The University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness. Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3000 full-time and 500 part-time students. The University, though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the
University mission.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy as Word or PDF format attachments in an email with the subject line “Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy” to facapp@carrollu.edu. Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts and three letters of reference

Qualifications

Carroll University is an Equal-Opportunity Employer.
Qualifications: The candidate must be Board Certified in Music Therapy and a Master’s Degree in Music Therapy is required. Candidates must have a minimum of three years of full-time clinical experience or its part-time equivalent. Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate effectiveness as a classroom teacher and clinical supervisor as well as a knowledge of different approaches to music therapy practice, theory and research and interest in teaching a broad range of topics in the field. The successful candidate should have expertise in a secondary field, such as psychology, biology, or the social sciences.

Track Appointment, Rank and Salary: Clinical faculty. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Contact

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a 1) letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy as Word or PDF format attachments in an email with the subject line “Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy” to facapp@carrollu.edu. Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts and three letters of reference.

 

https://carrollu.edu/employment/faculty

Date Posted 02/14/2019


Title Music Therapist, Hospice, PT, Fond du Lac
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Hometown Hospice and Homecare
Location Fond du Lac, WI
Job Description
Part-time, Contract

Come join our Hospice Team in providing services to our community!

Consistently treat the emotional, spiritual, cognitive, social and physical needs of the patients. Working with the elderly patients’ quality of life by alleviating physiological, psychological, social and spiritual distress, and improving comfort. Music therapy is used to:

  • · Reduce physical symptoms of pain, agitation and shortness of breath
  • · Address and alleviate feelings of depression, fear, isolation, disorientation, confusion, anxiety, loss of control, loss of independence and loneliness
  • · Support spiritual beliefs and practices
  • · Improve quality of life
  • · Provide emotional support to families
  • · Provide opportunities for meaningful interactions among family members
  • · Provide respiratory entertainment and alleviation of anxiety during removal from ventilators
  • · Leave a legacy
  • · Inspire life review
  • · Discover meaning from the dying process
Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of colleges or universities from one of approximately seventy approved music therapy degree programs approved by the American Music Therapy Association
  • Must be Board Certified (MT-BC)
  • Registered Music Therapist (RMT)
  • Certified Music Therapist (CMT)
  • Advanced Certified Music Therapist (ACMT)

Music therapists who specialize in hospice and palliative care may advance their knowledge and clinical skills with continuing education courses.

Experience: Working with patients at their end of life in nursing homes, residential facilities, assisted living facilities or residents homes.

Evaluate an individual’s needs and musical preferences in addition to his/her cultural background and spiritual beliefs. Patients are engaged in a therapeutic process that speaks to their unique needs and preferences. They may benefit from actively engaging in music therapy interventions such as song-writing, singing, music-making, improvisation, making musical choices or moving to music. Patients may also benefit by receiving the music through active music listening, music focused relaxation, music and imagery or live music entertainment. Music therapy provides actively dying patients and their families with music that supports a peaceful death.

Knowledge and Skills Required:
The professionally trained music therapist integrates the patients’ musical preferences with music therapy approaches that are designed to meet their needs and celebrate their strengths. Music therapists draw from psychological models to incorporate counseling techniques with music experiences to provide support both verbally and musically. Music therapists readily adapt their approaches to support patients as they transform from higher levels of functioning into death. Music therapists play an integral role on the interdisciplinary team because they address a wide variety of needs including physical symptoms and psycho-social and spiritual issues.
Tools/Technology Required:
Music therapists are trained to use a variety of instruments depending on patients’ preferences and needs. These may include guitar, harp, keyboard, auto-harp, dulcimer, tone chimes, tambourines, maracas, egg shakers and other rhythm instruments.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Hospice: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Music Therapy: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Associate (Required)

License:

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

Contract Length:

  • 1 year
  • More than 1 year

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM
Contact

https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Hometown-Hospice-and-Homecare/jobs/Music-Therapist-6d11b72e9f9cb454?sjdu=Zzi_VW2ygsY1fzh3Ma9ZsE4zIT1NTXCwgFBhdjeTC3MwlPSiMvO1jVJ3tvBE7xcBlYBuBkZfQtAeKmAvfkJWMg&tk=1d567utkq3j9g81j&adid=170444364&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails

 

 

Date Posted 3/10/2019


Title Music Therapist, Hospice, Waukesha
Position Title Music Therapist, Hospice
Company Name AseraCare Hospice
Location Waukesha, WI
Job Description

You appreciate our team approach to hospice care as a Music Therapist at AseraCare Hospice, and that’s because you know how to provide the best care to our patients and their families. Rather than treating the disease, we treat the whole person and that’s why it’s so important to have an expansive support network. So by providing support in your area of expertise, you will make a meaningful contribution to quality hospice care. Use your talent to help Make Moments Matter at AseraCare Hospice.

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION

Our mission at AseraCare Hospice is to share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family and one community at a time. We are able to deliver on our mission because we have great people. Each year, AseraCare conducts an employee engagement survey and for the past three years, our employee engagement scores have reached nearly 90%. We foster a culture that allows our employees to do their very best work in providing excellent end of life care to the patients and families we serve.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Music with a concentration in music therapy.

• Must be Board Certified through MBCT, required for all states.

• In GA and WI, a state license to practice music therapy is required in addition to the MBCT certification.

• At least two (2) years of appropriate experience as a music therapist. Hospice experience is preferred.

• Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable, hospice experience is preferred.

• Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.

• Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with the organization requirements.

Contact

https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2396572&B_ID=91&fid=1&Adid=&ssbgcolor=&SearchScreenID=8144&CountryID=3&LanguageID=2&InternalJobCode=142604&src=BLD-200068&fbclid=IwAR0RST-os9YxUkvSbEIyih9J935dHo0n1MJTH_fACWyIiEiEmbQKfwv5SrE

Date Posted 5/1/19


Title Activity Therapist, PT, Greenfield
Position Title Activity Therapist
Company Name Clement Manor
Location Greenfield, WI
Job Description

Clement Manor is a faith-based independent living, assisted living, CBRF and long term care community, nationally recognized for providing a superior quality environment for older adults.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Part-time Activity Therapist in our Brain Stretch Club.

This therapist will be responsible for planning and providing quality activity programming for the Brain Stretch Club Participants, including the development and implementation of age appropriate and diverse programs that meet the social and cognitive needs of the participants. This person will lead memory development and maintain programs in brain stretch, staying sharp and other programs offered campus-wide.

This position will be one half of a job share, rotating every other week with another Brain Stretch Activity Therapist.

 

Qualifications

One year of experience in geriatrics required. Minimum education requirements are associate degree in Art, Recreation, Music or Occupational Therapy, or Occupational Therapy Assistant.

Contact

https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q=music%20therapist&l=Wisconsin&ts=1556158482281&rq=1&fromage=last&vjk=4e93ad9112f55f6f&apply=1&fbclid=IwAR0qN3YBs1GrUXfctlBaLSAShzP5wTU6QHId1MAdcQGDsYMzSsyD0gAYpF4

Date Posted 5/1/19


Title Music Therapist, Wauwatosa
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Therapeutic Outreach
Location Wauwatosa, WI
Job Description

Seeking qualified Music Therapist that can use their high level of musicianship, as well as professional training at postgraduate level, to connect with and support clients. We’re looking for a motivated individual who wants to work in a fast-paced, highly energized environment.

Start Date: SY 2019-2020

Hours Needed: Full Time, Part Time and/or Per Diem

General Job Responsibilities:
– Agree therapy objectives with your clients.
– Take an active role in sessions by playing, singing and listening.
– Encourage your clients to use a range of accessible musical instruments, such as percussion and their own voice, to express themselves.
– Encourage your clients’ participation and supporting them musicians.
– Help your clients explore sound to create a musical language of their own.
– Improvise with music as a reaction to what your clients are communicating to enhance the individual nature of your relationship.
– Plan, review and assess therapy sessions to monitor their effectiveness and to help plan following sessions.
– Record therapy sessions, with your clients’ consent.
– Support your clients’ creative development.
– Help your clients develop an increased self-awareness.
– Assess your clients’ musical and non-musical behaviors.
– Attend meetings with other professionals.
– Write up case notes and reports.

Qualifications

Qualifications: 3+ years experience is preferred, however new graduates would be considered.  Each state has specific requirements regarding licensure and/or certification, if needed.  We expect you would know if you are qualified for the work in your state if you are experienced in the field.  If you require more information to know if you have the correct qualifications, please contact your professional licensing or credentialing organization

Jobs will be filled within 30 days and we will contact you upon processing your information.

Contact

Application Procedure:
Please submit your resume to our direct email, resume@toinc.com and complete the online application by clicking on the blue link “Apply on Company Site” in the Indeed.com advertisement page. The application can also be found in our “Providers Tab” located on our website www.toinc.com.  Completion of the online application will match you to the job, so we can follow up with you.

In your  submission, please follow this Subject Line format: [Your Name], [the job you are applying for], [ the job is in], [State where the job is in]. Example, John Smith, School-based Occupational Therapist, Manahawkin, NJ.

Make sure to submit your resume in a text-form document as it is easier for our applicant tracking system to read and upload your document instead of sending your resume in a scanned-image format.

Our direct email is office@toinc.com, website is www.toinc.com, and to reach us by phone: 609-490-0592.

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We are headquartered and incorporated in New Jersey and we are also an approved Agency through the NJ Dept. Of Education:   https://www.nj.gov/cgi-bin/education/specialed/seclinic3.pl?string=25%206025%20450&clinic=THERAPEUTIC%20OUTREACH,%20INC.&maxhits=10000

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affection or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

Note re the Town: The Town listed may be the general location of the job and not the exact location.  We do this to attract applicants from different locations that would be within a 45-minute radius of the work. Job specifics are discussed at the time of a personal interview.

Date Posted 5/1/19


Title Music Therapist, FT, West Salem
Position Title Neurologic Music Therapist
Company Name Life in Harmony Music Therapy, LLC
Location West Salem, WI
Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

  • Title: Music Therapist – Board Certified, Neurologic Music Therapist (desired)
  • Application Deadline: 7/5/19 or until the position is filled.
  • Start date: July – August 2019 (Negotiable)
  • Location: 60 miles surrounding West Salem, WI. Location can be negotiable with desire to have the new hire cover our more northern (Jackson County) and northwestern service areas (Trempealeau County/Winona County). Location can be discussed.
  • Hours: Full-time Position (35 – 40 hours per week to begin). Part-time employment (< 34 hours per week) can be discussed if desired by the applicant.
  • Requirements: MT-BC credential, Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services License (WMTR), NMT (within 6 months of hire).
  • Salary/benefits/details: Hourly (with a set consistent number of hours every week). Consistent hourly wage for all tasks (i.e. driving, admin, clinical, planning, etc.). Additional benefits include private health insurance, mileage reimbursment ($.58/mile), PTO (separate yearly amounts for personal, holiday, emergency/illness, continuing education, and bereavement), Simple IRA, many instruments accessible at all times, instrument stipend, annual CMTE stipend, HPSO/liability insurance, assigned work cell phone, professional supervision, access to two shared company cars, a 2,000 square foot clinical space, office assistant/secretary, and being part of an innovative team!

Important information to know if you are considering applying for this position:

  • Anticipated Schedule: Tuesday – Saturday (late AM – 7:15 PM); Saturdays (8:30 AM – early afternoon).
  • This is an employed position and is NOT a contract position. All hours worked are paid, all equipment is purchased by LIH, all overhead costs are LIH’s expenses, and you will have other perks of an employed position such as paid time off and a health care benefit.
  • It is expected that your regular caseload will grow to fill 75% – 80% of your scheduled time at work. This time will include sessions, driving, documentation, meetings, planning, etc. The additional 20 – 25% of your time will be used for substitute visits, additional admin tasks, shared cleaning tasks, and other team-based tasks, etc.
  • Roughly 55% of our clients are seen in the community and 45% at one of our three facilities.
  • LIH serves a wide population of individuals but currently provides most services to individuals with developmental disabilities, mental health needs/at risk youth, and/or neurologic impairment/injury. LIH is also seeking applicants with experience in a hospital or medical setting.
  • LIH is a growing private practice with diverse funding sources.
  • LIH has a mobile music therapy studio called The Songbird Express. Part of your job may involve driving this studio to rural communities to provide services on the bus (parked). Thus, a good driving record would be required to take on this responsibility.
  • This position requires documentation for every visit provided. You will have admin time built into your schedule to document sessions; however, accurate and effective documentation skills (such as dictation) are essential to keeping up with a growing caseload.
Qualifications
  • Experience: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year experience working as a Neurologic Music Therapist in two or more of the following populations: Developmental Disabilities (Birth – adult ), Mental Health (5 – adult), At-Risk-Youth, and other acquired neurologic disorders or injuries (i.e. stroke, TBI, etc.), pediatric hospital or other medical setting.

REQUIRMENTS:

  • MT-BC Credential
  • Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) training completed within six months of hire
  • Clean Wisconsin Caregiver Background Check and Department of Justice Criminal History Report as well as for all states lived in within the past four (4) years
  • Wisconsin Music Therapy Licensure (WMTR)
  • Proficient typing skills with experience using G Suite products
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to move easily from sitting on the floor to standing various times in a 60 minute period

We can’t wait to hear from you if you…

  • Are a Neurologic Music Therapist (NMT) or an MT-BC with a passion to become an NMT as soon as possible.
  • Utilize and demonstrate soft skills in your work on a regular basis.
  • Emphasis on leadership, teamwork, communication, problem solving, work ethic, adaptability, and interpersonal skills.
  • You are willing to be flexible.
  • Are organized and possess strong time management skills.
  • Desire a fast-paced work environment with a diverse caseload.
  • Feel comfortable being involved in marketing and networking opportunities to promote music therapy in our community.
  • Complete documentation, treatment goals and objectives, and prep work efficiently.
  • Are a self-starter and enjoy having independence in the work place.
  • Independently ask for help when needed.
  • Appreciate excellent customer service.
  • Are confident when using your voice unaccompanied.
  • Demonstrate excellent clinical skills including improvisation.
  • Desire to work within a team setting.
  • Are passionate about working with at-risk youth and individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Have a reliable vehicle and eager to take on WI winter weather.
  • Look forward to working in various settings & communities throughout the work day and work week.
  • Are not looking to start your own business.
Contact

TO APPLY:

If you would like to be considered for this position please complete the short job application found on our website under the “Contact Us” & “Opportunities” tab. The Indeed job posting serves as a way to advertise the job; however, you must go to LIH’s website to complete an application for this position.

https://lihmt.com/contact-us/employment/

Date Posted 5/1/19


Title Music Therapist, PRN, Hospice, Milwaukee
Position Title Music Therapist (Casual/PRN)
Company Name AseraCare Hospice
Location Milwaukee
Job Description

We’re seeking a caring, compassionate, and experienced Music Therapist for a Flexible, Casual/Per Diem opportunity in the Milwaukee area!

You appreciate our team approach to hospice care as a Music Therapist at AseraCare Hospice, and that’s because you know how to provide the best care to our patients and their families. Rather than treating the disease, we treat the whole person and that’s why it’s so important to have an expansive support network. So by providing support in your area of expertise, you will make a meaningful contribution to quality hospice care. Use your talent to help Make Moments Matter at AseraCare Hospice.

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION

Our mission at AseraCare Hospice is to share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family and one community at a time. We are able to deliver on our mission because we have great people. Each year, AseraCare conducts an employee engagement survey and for the past three years, our employee engagement scores have reached nearly 90%. We foster a culture that allows our employees to do their very best work in providing excellent end of life care to the patients and families we serve.

Qualifications

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Music with a concentration in music therapy.

• Must be Board Certified through MBCT, required for all states.

• In GA and WI, a state license to practice music therapy is required in addition to the MBCT certification.

• At least two (2) years of appropriate experience as a music therapist. Hospice experience is preferred.

• Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable, hospice experience is preferred.

• Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.

• Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with the organization requirements.

Contact

Apply online at:
https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2396572

Or email lorena.richer@aseracare.com for more information!

Date Posted 4/7/2019


Title Music Therapist, FT, Muncie, IN
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Hillcroft
Location Muncie, IN
Job Description

Start Date: Immediate

Full Time; Hourly Position: Caseload with benefits (401K, medical, paid holidays, PTO), as well as mileage reimbursement and financial assistance for continuing education credits, conference, and professional affiliations.  Flexible work week includes Monday through Friday, with some weekend/ evening events.

Are you looking to for a place to make a difference in the lives of individuals?  Do you want to enjoy coming to work every day?   Are you looking for a supportive environment to work with therapists and grow professionally?  Hillcroft Services, Inc. in Muncie, Indiana is looking to hire a full-time music therapist with immediate start dates!

“Hillcroft Services, Inc. provides residential, employment, and community support services to individuals with disabilities in several counties in East Central Indiana. The mission of Hillcroft is: ‘To provide innovative services and supports for People with disabilities and their families; resulting in extraordinary differences in People’s lives.’ Hillcroft is focused on creating a culture of strong values, understanding the importance of ethical behavior, and maintaining high quality services to the people we serve.”

Hillcroft Services, Inc. is a non-profit organization offering services to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities through the Medicaid Waiver program.  Due to an influx in referrals, we are currently seeking Board-Certified Music Therapists to work with individuals and groups of all ages, diagnosis and abilities!  Therapist must have reliable transportation, albeit majority of services are facility based.  Instruments and other materials are provided.  Therapist is expected to complete adequate documentation in a timely fashion and work with client centered teams and other therapists/ professionals.  All planning and documentation is completed electronically.  Hillcroft Services, Inc. offers a multitude of opportunities to grow professionally, participate in community outreach programs, and engage in direct paid supervision, trainings and self-care (including social events with ice cream, shopping, Mexican Food, etc.), as well as collaboration with other music therapists and professionals!

Qualifications

Requirements:  -Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy
-MT-BC credentials
-Excellent organizational and time management skills
-Ability to work within a professional team setting, participate in community outreach services/ events
-Reliable transportation

Contact

Please contact Anna Wamhoff, MT-BC (Music Therapy Services Coordinator and Neurologic Music Therapist) at awamhoff@hillcroft.org, and visit our website at hillcroft.org to learn more and apply online!

Date Posted 4/22/19


Title Music Therapist, FT, Muncie, IN
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Hillcroft
Location Muncie, IN
Job Description

Start Date: Immediate

Full Time; Hourly Position: Caseload with benefits (401K, medical, paid holidays, PTO), as well as mileage reimbursement and financial assistance for continuing education credits, conference, and professional affiliations.  Flexible work week includes Monday through Friday, with some weekend/ evening events.

Are you looking to for a place to make a difference in the lives of individuals?  Do you want to enjoy coming to work every day?   Are you looking for a supportive environment to work with therapists and grow professionally?  Hillcroft Services, Inc. in Muncie, Indiana is looking to hire a full-time music therapist with immediate start dates!

“Hillcroft Services, Inc. provides residential, employment, and community support services to individuals with disabilities in several counties in East Central Indiana. The mission of Hillcroft is: ‘To provide innovative services and supports for People with disabilities and their families; resulting in extraordinary differences in People’s lives.’ Hillcroft is focused on creating a culture of strong values, understanding the importance of ethical behavior, and maintaining high quality services to the people we serve.”

Hillcroft Services, Inc. is a non-profit organization offering services to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities through the Medicaid Waiver program.  Due to an influx in referrals, we are currently seeking Board-Certified Music Therapists to work with individuals and groups of all ages, diagnosis and abilities!  Therapist must have reliable transportation, albeit majority of services are facility based.  Instruments and other materials are provided.  Therapist is expected to complete adequate documentation in a timely fashion and work with client centered teams and other therapists/ professionals.  All planning and documentation is completed electronically.  Hillcroft Services, Inc. offers a multitude of opportunities to grow professionally, participate in community outreach programs, and engage in direct paid supervision, trainings and self-care (including social events with ice cream, shopping, Mexican Food, etc.), as well as collaboration with other music therapists and professionals!

Qualifications

Requirements:  -Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy
-MT-BC credentials
-Excellent organizational and time management skills
-Ability to work within a professional team setting, participate in community outreach services/ events
-Reliable transportation

Contact

Please contact Anna Wamhoff, MT-BC (Music Therapy Services Coordinator and Neurologic Music Therapist) at awamhoff@hillcroft.org, and visit our website at hillcroft.org to learn more and apply online!

Date Posted 4/22/19


Title Music Therapist, PT, Hospice, Waukesha
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Preceptor Health Care
Location Washington, Ozaukee and Waukesha counties
Job Description

Bring comfort through music while visiting with our hospice clients.

Serenity Hospice is looking to add a PRN music therapist to our hospice team. Service area will include Washington, Ozaukee and Waukesha counties.

This position allows you to set your own work schedule. Number of working hours per week is based on census and client preference.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop individualized treatment plans based on assessment
  • Instruct individual patients using instrumental, vocal or recorded music with goals to reduce physical symptoms of pain, agitation and shortness of breath
  • Complete documentation following each visit
  • Adjust care plan as needed
  • Participate in team meetings
Qualifications

Job Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in music therapy from an accredited institution approved by American Music Therapy Association
  • Must be board certified MT-BC
  • Licensed driver with ability to travel to client homes – mileage reimbursement provided
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal relations and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Previous hospice experience preferred

To be considered for this role, submit an application today!

Contact

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&from=ja%2CiaBackPress&jk=8d37fe26903b50fe&l=Wisconsin&q=Music%20Therapist&rgtk=1d6g19rtk3cp2810&tk=1d6g19rtk3cp2810&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails

Date Posted 3/21/2019


Title Music Therapist, PT, Milwaukee/Waukesha
Position Title Board Certified Music Therapist
Company Name Healing Harmonies, LLC
Location Milwaukee, Waukesha and surrounding counties
Job Description

Healing Harmonies is seeking a well-rounded, passionate, responsible and reliable music therapist to join our dynamic growing team of board certified music therapists!  We are a rapidly growing private practice, providing services to Milwaukee, Waukesha and surrounding Counties.  Our philosophy is highly patient-centered and our mission is to make quality music therapy services accessible to those of all abilities/disabilities throughout our community who are in need of maintaining or improving their health and/or quality of life through the power of music.
Clients are seen at our Wauwatosa office location as well as in the community and so extensive driving is required at times. This position will serve individual and group clients. Services are provided for a variety of clients including but not limited to: children with developmental disabilities in our clinic space, home, and schools;  hospice care, Aging Adults (Alzheimer’s/Dementia, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living, Rehab, etc), adults with developmental disabilities, as well as some in-home clients.

This is a part-time position to start with the possibility of growing to full time should the candidate desire and the candidate is the right fit for the agency. The therapist will be an employee of Healing Harmonies, LLC with an anticipated start date of April, 2019.

Pay is based on education and experience. Competitive benefits include: all instruments and items necessary for implementing a successful music therapy experience, mileage reimbursement, continuing education stipend, PTO, paid holidays, assistance with state and national membership, retirement match at 3%, possible benefits package and a supportive team of music therapists with 25+ combined years of experience to work with!  Benefits between part-time and full-time status vary.

Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Music Therapy as well as Board Certified Music Therapist (or intent to become board certified). NMT training is strongly desired, but not a requirement.

Therapist must be flexible, organized, detail oriented, dependable, independent, have excellent communication and documentation skills, creative, willing to learn, solid music skills, professional, punctual, and ready to work as a team player. Must have reliable car and insurance. Must pass background check.

Contact

Please contact Erica Flores at 262-327-1120 with any questions and please submit resume to Erica@hhmusictherapy.com.

Date Posted 3/10/19


Title Music Therapist, PRN Hospice, Oshkosh
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Generations Home Care & Hospice, Inc.
Location Oshkosh, WI
Job Description
Part-time

Do you have a a passion for music and an interest in helping Hospice patients? Would you like to hellp to bring some joy to Hospice patients’ lives through Music? If you answered yes to either of these questions, KEEP READING!

Generations is looking for a Music Therapist to bring some joy through music to our patients in any of the following WI Counties: Fond du Lac, Winnebago, Green Lake, Dodge, Columbia and north eastren Dane (Sun Prairie area). This position is PRN, meaning that YOU SET YOUR OWN DAYS & HOURS OF WORK!

Job Summary:

The music therapist is responsible for assisting patients at the end of life in achieving the highest quality of life and comfort possible by providing therapeutic music interventions that meet the needs of each patient on a case by case basis.

The music therapist evaluates the appropriateness of music therapy for each patient, facilitates interventions to achieve non-musical outcomes as they relate to a patient’s needs, maintains an up-to-date record of the entire therapeutic process via written documentation, and keeps appropriate members of the interdisciplinary hospice team and/or patient contact(s) informed of pertinent patient information via written and oral forms of communication. The music therapist also educates the patient, hospice staff, other direct patient caregivers, and patient contact(s) about music therapy as needed.

Qualifications

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music with a concentration in Music Therapy and/or Music Therapy.
  • Board Certified as a Music Therapist by the Certification Board for Music Therapy.
  • Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable. Experience in Hospice Care Music Therapy preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, interpersonal relations and organizations skill.
  • Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with the organization requirements.

Mileage: Reimbursement for all eligible work mileage is $.53 per mile.

Contact

https://www.indeedjobs.com/generations-home-care–hospice/_hl/en_US

 

 

Date Posted 03/10/2019


Title Music Therapist, PT, Hospice, Milwaukee
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Horizon Home Care & Hospice
Location Milwaukee, WI
Job Description

You became a music therapist to touch people’s lives and demonstrate the power of music. Those skills are never more important than during a human being’s end-of-life. By sharing your love of music, you can create a positive hospice experience for our terminal patients and provide much-needed respite for their families.

Music Therapy is much requested enhancement that Horizon offers through our Hospice program and we are looking for a dynamic therapist to join our growing team. This ideal first shift, Monday-Friday, part-time – 20-24 hours per week opportunity allows you to make a real difference in people’s lives and still enjoy optimal work/life balance

Responsibilities include:

  • Travel to patient homes, facilities, or hospital units to plan, organize, and direct medically prescribed music therapy activities as part of mental and physical treatment to influence behavioral and psychological well being.
  • Direct and participate in instrumental and vocal music activities designed to meet patients’ physical or psychological needs, such as solo or group singing, rhythmic and other creative music activities, music listening, or attending concerts.
  • Instruct patients individually or in groups in prescribed instrumental or vocal music and music projective techniques, such as guided imagery, progressive relaxation, awareness of conscious feelings.
  • Collaborate with other members of Hospice team in planning music activities in accordance with patients’ physical or psychological needs, capabilities, and interests.
  • Submit periodic reports to treatment team or physician to provide clinical data for evaluation. Document completely and accurately within 24 hours of each patient visit.
  • Clinical expertise and competency in the practice of standard precautions and Agency infection control practices.

Help bring quality of life to end of life.

Qualifications

Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree or higher in music therapy from a college or university program approved by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) , State of WI Music Therapy license, and computer proficiency. Home care or hospice experience a huge plus!

Contact

https://jobs.horizonhch.com/music-therapist-part-time/job/10679807?source=IND

 

 

Date Posted 3/10/19


Title Music Therapist, FT, Madison
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Music Speaks, LLC
Location Madison, WI
Job Description

Company – Music Speaks, LLC

Location – Madison, WI

Setting – Older Adults

Position: Full Time

Job Requirements – Therapist must be a board certified music therapist when beginning services.

Description

  • Music Speaks was founded in 2009 with the intent to serve and educate communities on the research-based health profession of music therapy. As the practice has grown, so has Music Speaks, but our goal remains the same: providing music therapy to enhance the health, function and well-being of each client.
Qualifications

‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

  • Qualified applicants will enjoy working independently while having the support and collaboration of a team of music therapists and other healthcare professionals.
  • As a therapist, you will perform full range of music therapy services, working 1:1 and in a group setting.
  • This position allows the therapist to work with multidisciplinary teams to provide collaborative patient care, work within a flexible schedule, and grow under the supervision of music therapists
  • Benefits available, including health insurance
Contact

Interested applicants can apply by providing a resume to Stephanie Johnson, MT-BC and Jackie Young.

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=856c5c6cc544033c&q=Music+Therapist&l=Wisconsin&tk=1d58tlp053plg80g&from=ja&alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&rgtk=1d58tlp053plg80g

 

Date Posted 3/10/19


Title Music Therapist, FT, Madison
Position Title Music Therapist & Program Developer
Company Name Music Speaks, LLC
Location Madison, WI
Job Description

Company – Music Speaks, LLC

Location – Madison, WI

Setting – Older Adults

Position: Full Time

Job Requirements – Therapist must be a board certified music therapist when beginning services.

Description

  • Music Speaks was founded in 2009 with the intent to serve and educate communities on the research-based health profession of music therapy. As the practice has grown, so has Music Speaks, but our goal remains the same: providing music therapy to enhance the health, function and well-being of each client.
Qualifications

‘Where words fail, music speaks.’

  • Qualified applicants will enjoy working independently while having the support and collaboration of a team of music therapists and other healthcare professionals.
  • As a therapist, you will perform full range of music therapy services, working 1:1 and in a group setting.
  • This position allows the therapist to work with multidisciplinary teams to provide collaborative patient care, work within a flexible schedule, and grow under the supervision of music therapists
  • Benefits available, including health insurance
Contact

Interested applicants can apply by providing a resume to Stephanie Johnson, MT-BC and Jackie Young.

https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=856c5c6cc544033c&q=Music+Therapist&l=Wisconsin&tk=1d58tlp053plg80g&from=ja&alid=5b160ada2e7c24df314e9aef&utm_campaign=job_alerts&utm_medium=email&utm_source=jobseeker_emails&rgtk=1d58tlp053plg80g

 

Date Posted 3/10/19


Title Music Therapist, Lancaster
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Orchard Manor
Location Lancaster, WI
Job Description

Orchard Manor is recruiting for a Music Therapist.  Under the supervision of the Activities Manager, plans, organizes, and facilitates music therapy services with Individuals with intellectual disabilities and skilled nursing populations in keeping with the objectives and policies of the institution, and in compliance with state and federal regulations; facilitates and completes documentation as requested by the Activities Manager and Care Plan Teams and provides 1:1 and small group therapy as needed to promote independence and the highest well-being of clients.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Education:
1.      Bachelor of Science or Arts Degree in Music Therapy, or Masters Equivalency in Music Therapy
2.      Board Certified Music Therapist
3.      Membership in professional local, regional, and national organizations desirable

Experience:  Prefer two to three years’ experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities and geriatric populations

Contact

How to Apply:  An Orchard Manor Employment Application and job description may be obtained at www.co.grant.wi.gov or by contacting Orchard Manor’s HR/Payroll Assistant at (608)723-2113. Letter of interest, resume, and Orchard Manor Application are required and will be accepted at the following address until the position is filled.

Attn: HR/Payroll Assistant
Orchard Manor
8800 Hwy 61
Lancaster WI  53813

Date Posted 2/20/19


Title Music Therapist, Hospice, PRN
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Generations Home Care & Hospice
Location Fond du Lac, WI
Job Description

Generations is looking for a Music Therapist to service our patients in any of the following WI Counties: Fond du Lac, Winnebago, Green Lake, Dodge, Columbia and north eastren Dane (Sun Prairie area). This position is PRN, meaning that YOU SET YOUR OWN DAYS & HOURS OF WORK!

Job Summary:

The music therapist is responsible for assisting patients at the end of life in achieving the highest quality of life and comfort possible by providing therapeutic music interventions that meet the needs of each patient on a case by case basis.

The music therapist evaluates the appropriateness of music therapy for each patient, facilitates interventions to achieve non-musical outcomes as they relate to a patient’s needs, maintains an up-to-date record of the entire therapeutic process via written documentation, and keeps appropriate members of the interdisciplinary hospice team and/or patient contact(s) informed of pertinent patient information via written and oral forms of communication. The music therapist also educates the patient, hospice staff, other direct patient caregivers, and patient contact(s) about music therapy as needed.

Mileage: Reimbursement for all eligible work mileage is $.53 per mile.

Qualifications

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music with a concentration in Music Therapy and/or Music Therapy.
  • Board Certified as a Music Therapist by the Certification Board for Music Therapy.
  • Previous experience with terminally ill patients/families is highly desirable. Experience in Hospice Care Music Therapy preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, interpersonal relations and organizations skill.
  • Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Licensed driver with automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with the organization requirements.

Experience:

  • Music Therapy: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

License:

  • CPR Certification (Required)
Contact

https://www.emprego.pt/en/jobs/show/music-therapist-hospice-fond-du-lac/28582850396510905929114934435?utm_medium=feed&utm_source=linkedin

Date Posted 2/10/19


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

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Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $24.50 /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 Hospice, PT, Stevens Point
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Heartland Hospice
Location Stevens Point, WI
Job Description

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 a part-time basis, 24-29 hours/week to support our hospice patients in their homes. Our Music Therapists provide care to patients in their homes in the Stevens Point and surrounding areas.

EEO/Drug Free Employer

Qualifications

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.

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

Contact

Please apply online.

Please apply online at heartlandhospice.com or contact Kristin at 262-389-1882 to learn more.

Date Posted 1/24/2019


Title Hospice, PT, Kenosha
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Heartland Hospice
Location Kenosha, WI
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) or part-time 16 hours/week, 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.

EEO/Drug Free Employer

Qualifications

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.

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

Contact

Please apply online.

Please apply at heartlandhospice.com or contact Kristin at 262-389-1882 to learn more!

Date Posted 1/24/19


Title Music Therapist, PT, Oconomowoc
Position Title Hospice Music Therapist
Company Name ProHealth Care
Location Oconomowoc, 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: Typically 0800 to 1630 three days per week (M-F) with ability to vary into evening depending upon patient needs.

Part Time with Benefits

FTE: 0.60

Plans, creates, and conducts music therapy for hospice patients in their homes.  Participates in establishing a multidisciplinary plan of care.  Collaborates with and provides consultation to the other members of the hospice team.

 

Responsibilities include:

• Develop individualized treatment plans based on assessment

• Instruct individual patients using instrumental, vocal or recorded music with goals to reduce physical symptoms of pain, agitation and shortness of breath

• Complete documentation following each visit

• Adjust care plan as needed

• Participate in team meetings

Qualifications

equirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in music therapy from an accredited institution approved by American Music Therapy Association

• Licensed driver with ability to travel to client homes – mileage reimbursement provided

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal relations and organizational skills

• Ability to work independently

• Previous hospice experience preferred

Contact

https://careers.prohealthcare.org/job/Oconomowoc-Music-Therapist-Hospice-_6-FTE-DayPM-WI-53066/549199500/?jobPipeline=Indeed&fbclid=IwAR1KVTEomwas3WNZDQoVS9dgUpy1ZODo44EpBhcQaSMJF_iaoqteMmJlhCs

Date Posted 5/1/19