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Title Music Therapist at Rhapsody Arts Center
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Rhapsody Arts Center
Location Verona, WI
Job Description

Plan, organize, and direct music therapy services to address the physical, psychological, cognitive and social needs of individuals and groups. Develop treatment plans and execute desired goals and objectives for individual clients. Maintain current contracts with local facilities as well as establishing new contracts with local facilities. This includes daycare facilities. Be responsible for teaching on site classes as part of our Group Lesson Weeks.

Population: Nursing home groups with a focus on memory care, assisted living, rehabilitation, Private music therapy and adaptive music lesson clients include adults and Daycare centers and mental health children on the autism spectrum, Down’s syndrome, developmental disabilities, and behavior management

Hours: Part Time (60%) with the option to become Full Time after 3 months

Compensation: Salary, commensurate with experience.

Start Date: June 2015

Qualifications

Graduate of an approved college music therapy program. MT-BC designation (or eligibility to obtain certification within 6 months of  employment).  High level of musical proficiency in piano, voice, and guitar. Desire to provide compassionate care to diverse populations. Knowledge of early childhood music is preferred.

Contact

For more information or to submit a cover letter and resume contact:
Leo Van Asten at leo@rhapsodyarts.org

Date Posted 04/09/15


Title Music Therapist
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Private Contract
Location De Pere, WI
Job Description

Looking for a music therapist who is willing to work 1/2 hour per week with a 21 year old male with Autism in the De Pere or Green Bay area.

Qualifications

MT-BC

Contact

Please contact Maria St. Aubin at robandmaria@yahoo.com or by phone at 920-288-1544 with inquiries

Date Posted 04/09/15


Title Music Therapist at Milwaukee Center For Independence
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Milwaukee Center For Independence
Location Milwaukee, WI; Bay View, WI; West Allis, WI
Job Description

The Milwaukee Center for Independence (MCFI) is a nonprofit agency assisting individuals with special needs and other barriers to achievement, and their families, to better live and work in our community. Affiliates include New Health Services, MCFI Home Care, TLS Behavioral Health and the School for Early Development & Achievement. MCFI is a community resource with more than 50 programs and services for children, teens, adults and older adults.

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.

This is a full-time, non-exempt, union position. The typical schedule will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. This position also requires the ability to work 1 evening event per month and 1 weekend event per quarter.

Duties & 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 Inspire 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.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:  A Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy and Board Certification by CBMT (Certification Bd. of Music Therapists). 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. A personal vehicle and valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and insurance in conformity with agency limits are required.

Desired Qualifications: Experience developing innovative community-based programming with a diverse emphasis. Experience providing contract sites with Music Therapy Services. Promote community inclusion for persons with disabilities.

Physical Qualifications: On occasion must be able to push/pull/lift/move objects weighting at least 50 pounds or over 100 pounds. Must be able to safety push a person in a wheelchair on a level floor or on a wheelchair ramp in various weather conditions. Must be able to transfer a person from a wheelchair to the toilet, chair, or van/car with use of a gait belt.

Contact

Apply on-line

Date Posted 03/18/15


Title Music Therapist at Living Melodies
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name Living Melodies
Location Washington, Ozaukee, northern Milwaukee and Waukesha counties
Job Description

Living Melodies is looking for a motivated and organized music therapist to enhance our community-based service company in southeastern Wisconsin. Position is flexible with full- or part-time hours available. Benefits package offered with full-time position. Service territory for this position includes Washington and Ozaukee counties in addition to northern Milwaukee and Waukesha counties.

Living Melodies provides all supplies, equipment, and specialized training needed to fulfill job duties and further our reputation of excellence in music therapy services. Our office location in Greenfield is central to the overall service area, which spans 7 counties, with easy access to the freeway. To learn more about Living Melodies, please visit www.livingmelodies.com.

 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate is able to work independently to provide high-quality music therapy services to a wide range of populations including hospice, geriatrics, and/or children and adults with developmental disabilities. Reliable transportation and board certification or eligible to take the exam are absolutely necessary. Experience in either geriatrics or hospice is required as well, as we specialize in dementia behavior management. Previous work with children and adults with disabilities a plus. Must be willing/able to work 1-2 evenings per week.

Contact

Interested candidates should apply via the following link:
https://www.cognitoforms.com/LivingMelodies/EmploymentApplication

Please include current resume or curriculum vitae and at lease 2 references. Any questions may be directed to:
Brenna Beecroft, MT-BC, WMTR
Living Melodies
brenna.beecroft@livingmelodies.com
(262) 682-3122

Date Posted 02/23/15


Title Lifestyle Specialist at The Arboretum
Position Title Lifestyle Specialist
Company Name The Arboretum
Location Menomonee Falls, WI
Job Description

The Arboretum is seeking caring and self-driven individuals who would like to share their talents with older adults in our memory care unit. Responsibilities include organizing, planning, and presenting activity programs, ISP reports/family meetings, as well as providing transportation for outings. This is a full-time position (8am-4:30pm M-F) and some evening, holiday & weekend work may be required.

Qualifications

Prior experience working with seniors in activity programming desired (preferably a background in occupational, music, art or rec therapy), but we will train the right candidate.  This is rewarding work in a great residential work environment.

Contact

Apply conveniently on-line at www.laureategroup.com or in person at The Arboretum W180 N7890 Town Hall Rd. Menomonee Falls, 53051.

Date Posted 02/11/15


Title Music Therapist at St. Croix Hospice
Position Title Music Therapist
Company Name St. Croix Hospice
Location Eau Claire, 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: Provides direct music therapy according to directions of clinical supervisor / clinical director and in accordance with the plan of care. Assesses referral/patient for appropriate medical indication for services and performs assessment to determine effectiveness of therapy. Treats patient to relieve symptoms and provide psychological, psychosocial, physical, and spiritual comfort. 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. Assist patient with needs regarding relaxation, communication, family support, anticipatory grief (patient and family), and interest in life legacy/review interventions. Utilize interventions such as relaxation, imagery, lyric analysis, song writing, reminiscence, entrainment, life review, receptive listening, and life legacy projects. 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. Provides education and awareness to clinical team regarding appropriateness or contraindications for therapy treatment. 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. Participates in interdisciplinary group and organization in-service education program as needed. Participates in the quality assessment performance improvement teams and activities as needed. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an accredited music therapy program with Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy.  Meets personnel qualifications stated in §418.114(b)(8). Current certification from CBMT (MT-BC) or license as required by state law. Possesses and maintains current CPR certification. 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

Apply on-line

Date Posted 01/30/15