Job: Full Time School Based Music Therapist in Northern Chicago Suburbs

Title Full Time School Based Music Therapist in Northern Chicago Suburbs
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Niles Township District for Special Education
Location Northern Chicago Suburbs (Niles, Skokie, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove)
Job Description

NTDSE is a special education cooperative servicing students with low incidence disabilities ages 3-22. Our student population is comprised of students with a variety of disabilities including, but not limited to, autism, cerebral palsy, cognitive disabilities, vision impairments and social/emotional disabilities. Students are from school districts 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 73.5, 74 in the northern Chicago suburbs including Skokie, Morton Grove, Lincolnwood and Niles.  Music therapists provide music therapy to students at the our therapeutic day school (the Molloy Education Center) and within NTDSE classrooms located within the local public schools.

We are seeking a full-time music therapist to join our team of music therapists in providing
individualized, programmatic and IEP-based music therapy through large group, small group,
and individual sessions. All NTDSE programs are team based and there are ample
opportunities for collaboration and co-treatment with other educators.

Job begins August 2018.  Days are Monday – Friday from 8:00 – 3:30 with occasional evening hours.  Benefits include health, dental and vision.

Qualifications

Board Certified Music Therapist in good standing.
Advanced training helpful but not required.
Experience working in a school setting preferred.

Contact

For more information and how to apply:
https://www.applitrack.com/ntdse/onlineapp/1BrowseFile.aspx?id=15593

School website:  www.NTDSE.org

Please email Sheila Arad, program coordinator, at sarad@ntdse.org for more information.