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Title Music Therapist for Pediatric Clientele
Position Title Music Therapist for Pediatric Clientele
Company Name Annette Meyer Studios working with Meyer Music Therapy Services
Location Grafton, Wisconsin
Job Description

Hours:  5-20+ Hours.(Can customize to fit your needs and schedule)  Must be willing to work after school hours ,evening and/or weekends.

Salary:  $15-25/Hour based upon experience

Start Date:  Immediate availability, both part time and full time options considered.

Qualifications

Seeking a talented and hard working music therapist to work with pediatric clients.  Candidate must have a general knowledge of a wide variety of diagnoses to provide services to our ever expanding clientele.  This person will mostly be working with children one on one on location at our studio in Grafton, WI.  These children have a variety of different diagnoses including but not limited to, autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, down syndrome, developmental delays, sensory disorders, learning disabilities, and/or speech and language delay.  There are a few groups that this therapist may have to travel to locally, 1-2 x a year, including a day care facility for adults with developmental delays and an area high school that services people with a variety of primary diagnoses, such as the ones listed previously in addition to cerebral palsy and spina bifida.   A desire to work with a variety of populations and clients is ideal.  This position focuses on candidate’s ability to independently plan and execute sessions each week, complete timely documentation (including assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, and monthly summaries), maintain and improve improvisational clinical skills, and communicate effectively with family members and staff.  Candidate must also possess sufficient piano, vocal, and guitar skills in order to teach one on one individual lessons to students who are neuro typical.
Must be board certified, or eligible to sit for the board certification exam.  If board certified, client must also provide proof of Wisconsin department of regulation and licensing as a music therapist.  Experience working with a variety of populations a plus.  A valid Wisconsin driver’s license and means to transport equipment and self to satellite facilities if called upon.

Contact

Please send resumes to :
Via Mail:
Annette Meyer Studios
P.O. Box 746
Grafton, WI  53024

Or via fax 262-474-0102
Or via email to:  Annette@ameyerstudios.com
Or text message contact information and interest to: 262.749.0448

Date Posted 9/17/17


Title Music Therapist Job Opening!
Position Title Experiential Therapist
Company Name Rogers Memorial Hospital
Location West Allis, WI
Job Description

Hello Milwaukee, WI MTs!

Rogers Memorial Hospital is hiring in West Allis for an experiential therapist position at .9FTE (36hrs) with full benefits working in both inpatient and outpatient mental health (children, adolescents, and adult populations available!)

A great opportunity to work and collaborate with other disciplines including art, recreational, and dance/movement therapists! There have been two MTs in this role previously, and it would be great to keep that trend going!

See the link below for more info.

https://rogersmemorial-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=5550&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992421&company_id=16375&version=1&byBusinessUnit=NULL&bycountry=0&bystate=1&byRegion=US_WI&bylocation=NULL&keywords=Therapist&byCat=&proximityCountry=&postalCode=&radiusDistance=&isKilometers=&tosearch=yes&city=

Thank you!

Qualifications

Board-certified music therapist having successfully completed the CBMT exam.
Apply online at:
https://rogersmemorial-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=5550&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992421&company_id=16375&version=1&byBusinessUnit=NULL&bycountry=0&bystate=1&byRegion=US_WI&bylocation=NULL&keywords=Therapist&byCat=&proximityCountry=&postalCode=&radiusDistance=&isKilometers=&tosearch=yes&city=
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Date Posted 9/2/17


Title Hospice MT Full Time
Position Title Music Therapist (Full Time)
Company Name St. Croix Hospice
Location Platteville, WI
Job Description

The music therapist, provides music therapy services under the direction of the clinical supervisor or clinical director and according to the individualized plan of care.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

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.

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.

Qualifications

POSITION 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.

Contact

Submit a resume and cover letter to hr@stcroixhospice.com or you can view all of our postings and apply online at www.stcroixhospice.com

Date Posted 9/5/17


Title Board Certified Music Therapist
Position Title Board Certified Music Therapist
Company Name Helping Hands In Home Care
Location Michigan City and Valparaiso Indiana
Job Description

Salary: Based on experience, guaranteed paid 40-hour work week regardless of case load.

Start Date: Immediately

We are seeking one highly motivated and dedicated individual to join our team to positively impact the lives of clients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. As a music therapist with our company, you will be an integral part of your clients’ support teams including case managers, behavior therapists, guardians, and program directors. You will be responsible for assessing each client, developing treatment plans, meeting with clients on a regular basis, and addressing goals from client’s individualized support plans. One-on-one treatment may be provided in individuals’ homes, community workshops or the company’s main offices. Applicants must be organized and able to maintain appropriate client documents in accordance with state waiver regulations.

Benefits: The music therapist will be eligible for paid holidays, sick, personal time, health benefits (including vision and dental), moving bonus, and a mileage reimbursement program after his/her 90-day probationary period.

Qualifications

Applicant must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy and board certification through CBMT (MT-BC credential). Previous experience preferred, but not required.

Contact

Contact: In addition to completing the online application, please email or fax your cover letter and resume to Noel Newport, MT-BC and Katie Gullquist, MT-BC.
Phone: (219) 879-7472
Fax: (219) 879-7473
nnewport@hhinhomecare.com
kdemuth@hhinhomecare.com

Date Posted 7/26/2017


Title Music Therapist
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Jewish Home and Care Center
Location 1414 N. Prospect Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53202
Job Description

Music Therapist needed full time / benefits  for our long term care building. We also have dementia care wings who need your help. Some end of life care is needed as well. We are a 160 bed facility on the east side of Milwaukee. We have spectacular lake views, a generous budget, and many musical instruments to put into use including a grand piano, ( Steinway), keyboards, qcord, table drum, turbanos, and many other drums, guitars, rhythm instruments, bells and even a player piano . We have a large library of recorded music, sing a long library. We belong to the music and memories’ program. Waiting for someone to embrace our culture that is musically rich and traditionally diverse. Most of our wonderful staff is not Jewish so there is room for everyone. Our preferred genres are classical and jazz, Jewish, Yiddish , Russian and of course the post war favorites.  You will be part of a very dynamic activity team of 9 members and will help with other activity programming as well. New grads welcome!

Qualifications

Certified Music therapist preferred but will consider other qualified applicants. Please see Milwaukee jobs.com for other info regarding other qualifications

Contact

Please see Milwaukeejobs.com to submit an application.

Date Posted 7/26/2017


Title Hospice Music Therapist
Position Title Hospice Music Therapist
Company Name Home Health United
Location Madison, WI (travel required)
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

Requirements:

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.

Requires travel throughout our hospice service area. https://homehealthunited.org/about/service-areas/

Contact

Apply at www.HomeHealthUnited.org

Date Posted 7/14/2017


Title Inpatient Mental Health
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences Systems
Location Chicago, Illinois
Job Description

 

Seeking 60% Time Permanent Staff Music Therapist

Inpatient Mental Health – Adolescents & Adults

 

The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences Systems is seeking a 60% time  permanent staff music therapist to join our behavioral health team.  Our new team member will join us primarily working on our inpatient adolescent psychiatric trauma unit, inpatient adult unit, and the outpatient community reintegration program as well, with future potential to collaborate on other medical floors.  This position includes rich opportunities for collaboration with the full-time OTR, COTA, peer specialists, the larger multidisciplinary team, as well as the physical disabilities and pediatric OT teams, the UIC academic occupational therapy department, and OT and undergraduate internship students.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

Strengths in collaboration, flexibility, patient-centeredness, innovation, desire for professional growth, commitment to evidence-based practice, and positive communication are essential in this position.   Some experience in an impatient mental health setting is required.  Special skills that are desirable but not required for someone in this position include bilingual/bicultural, experience with trauma care.

In addition to patient care, therapists have the opportunity to teach with clinical interns, and utilize tuition benefit to formally further their own education, and potentially engage in research and program development, depending on clinician skill and interest.

Bachelor’s degree and completion of academic and clinical training requirements from an approved Music Therapy Program as established by the American Music Therapy Association.  Board certification in Music Therapy required.

Salary is commensurate with experience.  This position is benefits-eligible including paid vacation, continuing education allowance, tuition waiver for courses offered by the University of Illinois at Chicago, and comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage.

Schedule  is 24 hours/per week.  This position is permanent and benefits eligible.

Contact

For fullest consideration, please submit resume and cover letter by Friday, August 18th.  For additional information or to apply, please contact:

Kay McGee, MS, OTR/L, CLT

Coordinator of Inpatient Occupational Therapy Services,

Physical Disabilities, Pediatric, & Behavioral Health Teams

University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

Department of Rehabilitation Services, STE C-100

1740 West Taylor Street, M/C 889; Chicago, Illinois  60612

Phone:  312-996-3700; Fax: 312-996-1457

kmcgee2@uic.edu; hospital.uillinois.edu

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Date Posted 7/26/2017


Title Part-Time Music Therapist
Position Title Part-Time 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 position available for 20-24 hours a week with potential to expand to full time by next fall. Benefits include paid time off available upon hire and health insurance contribution if position grows to 30+ hours/week. Continuing education opportunities and reimbursement also available.

Qualifications

Board certification required. Two or more years of experience in hospice and/or geriatric settings preferred. 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) 682-3223 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 5/23/17