Job Postings

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October 2012:  Southeast MO Mental Health Center located in Farmington MO is looking for a board certified music therapist.  Contact Denise Hacker at (573) 218-6924 or denise.hacker@dmh.mo.gov

October 2012:  Brooking Park located in Chesterfield MO is looking for a director for their activity department.  Brooking Park is a long term care facility.  For more information call Brooking Park at (314) 576-5545.

October 2012:  The Gatesworth is looking for an activity assistant.  This is a full time / part time position with day hours.  They prefer someone with experience working in long term care and with musical abilities.  Contact Pam Huseman at phuseman@thegatesworth.com

May 2012:  Alexian Brother – Lansdowne Village has an opening in their Memory Care unit for a part-time,  board-certified music therapist.  Contact Elizabeth Yates at eyates@alexianbrothers.net or call (314) 880-4704.

November 2011:  Part-time position for a board-certified music therapist needed at Mercy Hospital Behavioral Health (formerly St. John’s Mercy).  contact Dee Schoemehl, Executive Director at 314-251-6361.

September 2011:  Part-time position open for board-certified music therapist at Kids R Kids in Wentzville, MO.   Age of clients is approximately 1 year to pre-school.  Primarily mornings for 2-3 hour sessions, approximately twice a week.  Call (636) 327-0788 or go to their website at http://www:krkwentzville.com for more information.

September 2011:  The Institute for Therapy through the Arts is looking for a board-certified music therapist interested in participating in weekend Creative Arts Therapy programs serving the children and families ofmilitary personnel.  contact Jeffrey Wolfe, MT-BC, NMT at jwolfe@musicinst.org or call (847) 448-8331.

September 2011:  Harden Health Care is looking for a PRN Music Therapist to work in the  Troy, MO area.  Music Therapist will be working with hospice clients, and must be board certified within six months of hiring.  Contact Harden Health Care at http://www.hardenhealthcare.com/ for more information.

August 2011:  Fairfax County Public Schools has a full time high school music therapy position open.  Population is emotionally challenged high school students.  Contact Brenda Baldwin-Marshall at (703) 208-2400 for more information.

August 2011:  Armstrong Elementary School in Reston, VA is looking for a part-time music therapist to work two days a week for 10 months.  Individual would conduct music therapy group sessions (9 to 10 students) with emotional disabilities.  There may be some opportunity for individual lessons on an as needed basis.  Contact Mr. Shamarlas allens at (703) 375-4800 or sgallens@fcps.edu

June 2011:  Seasons Hospice in Delaware is looking for a full time board certified music therapist.  Preferences include HPMT certification, previous hospice experience or hospice internship, reliable transportation, and outstanding musical and vocal skills.  Immediate starting date.  Submit resume to Sharon Garrick, Executive Director at sgarrick@seasons.org

May 2011:  Seasons Hospice in Phoenix is looking for a full time board certified music therapist.  Preferences include HPMT certification, previous hospice experience or hospice internship, reliable transportation, and outstanding musical and vocal skills.  Starting date is August 1, 2011.  Submit resume to Dr. Russell Hilliard at rhilliard@seasons.org

May 2011 Seasons Hospice in San Antonio is looking for a full time board certified music therapist.  Preferences include HPMT certification, previous hospice experience or hospice intership, reliable transportation, and outstanding musical and vocal skills.  Starting date is September 1, 2011.  Submit resume to Dr. Russell Hilliard at rhilliard@seasons.org

May 2011Therapy Relief is looking for a part time music therapist with the position possibly transitioning into full time.  Therapy Releif works with schools, First Step programs and others.  Contact Megan Newman at (636) 733-3330 or email resume to therapyrelief@aol.com

March 2011:  Southeast Missouri Mental Health center located in Farmington MO is looking to add two board certified music therapists to their facility.  They would prefer at least one of the two new therapists have a masters degree.  SMMH serves clients with chronic and persistent mental illness and behavior disorders.  They have 170 psychiatric beds and 125 beds for sexual offenders.    Contact Melissa Ring at (573) 218-6704.

February 2011:  Full-time assistant or associate professor, tenure track, needed for University of North Dakota.  Master’s degree required, Doctorate in Music Therapy or related area highly desired.  Board certification in music therapy and demonostrated music therapy clinical experience with diverse populations required.  Contact therese.costes@und.edu or visit www.undmusic.org for additional information.

January 2011:  Board certified Music Therapist needed for Fort Lauderdale private practice.  Salary range $30,000 to $40,000 depending upon experience.  Populations are children with special needs and geriatrics.  Upbeat personality a plus!  Contact Julia Nissa Block at (754) 224-1000.

January 2011:  Music Therapist/Coordinator needed for a St. Louis, MO area position to provide music therapy services to patients and their families.  Will collaborate with physicians and other health care professions in planning and coordinating  multi-disiciplinary patient care.  Will also coordinate the relationship between Saint Louis University, Maryville University, and the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra.  Must have a masters degree in Music Therapy or related field, and must be a board certified music therapist.  Three years  experience in a related field preferred.  Send letter and resume to Darlene Huebner at huebnerd@slu.edu.

11/30/10:  Full Time board certified music therapist needed for new Atlanta GA location of Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care.  Previous hospice experience and HPMT certification preferred.  Starting date is February 2011. Send resume to Dr. Russell Hilliard at rhilliard@seasons.org.  For questions call Denise Spurgin at (214) 355-3056.

10/21/10:  Part Time board certified music therapy wanted for Barnes Jewish Hospital hospice program serving Farmington, MO area.  Contact:  Chris Kaiser at cxk8186@bjc.org or phone (314) 273-0831.

10/13/10:  Part Time (20 hours per week) board certified music therapist wanted for the Miami Jewish Health Systems located in Miami, FL.  Qualifications:  MT-BC, professional clinical experience with older adult/demential programming, proficiency in piano/keyboard and/or guiatar (live audition or video tape may be requested), bilingual preferred.  Position starts immediately.  Contact:  Human Resources Department – att: Gemma Boza.  Phone:  (305) 756-6878 or fax (305) 468-6199

9/28/10:  Looking for board certified music therapist to cover a maternity leave starting in January for approximately six weeks.  Contact information:  David Workman, S.S.P., Administrator for Specialized Evaluations and Related Services; Belleville Area Special Services Cooperative, Belleville IL.  Phone:  (618) 355-4714 or email:  dave.workman@bassc-sped.org

9/24/10:  Faculty Position at Temple University in Philadelphia PA.   Starting date fall 2011.  Must have doctorate in music therapy or related field; professional certification in music therapy; strong publication and presentation record; advanced clinical competence with at least five years of full-time clinical experience.  Applications being taken until position is filled.  For questions contact Dr. Kenneth Aigen, Music Therapy Search Chair.  Phone:  (215) 204-8097   Fax:  (215) 204-5528 or email: palmore@temple.edu

9/21/10:  Francis Howell School District is investigating bids for providing music therapy as a related service and conduct evaluations for special needs students.  Normally 5 to 10 students either receiving direct services or consultation.  Contact Randy Sanders MS/BCBA, Special Education Coordinator for Autism.  Phone:  (636) 851-4068 or email randy.sanders@fhsdschools.ord

9/17/10:  Music Therapy needed for Western State Hospital in Hopkinsville, KY.  Minimum requirements bachelors degree in music therapy, board certification.  Experience in music therapy preferred.  Contact Joe Stone, Director of Therapeutic Activities.  Phone: (270) 889-6025 ext. 348.  Email:  joe.stone@ky.gov