MT: PT, 1hr group/week, Children, $70/1 hr + $20 for travel-Douglas Park Community School-Langley

  • Contract
  • Langley

Musicalexpressions

Hi,

Are you passionate about making a meaningful impact through music therapy? We are seeking a talented and dedicated Contract Music Therapist to join our dynamic team and provide invaluable services to our clients.

About Us: Our music therapy program is committed to enhancing the lives of children with diverse abilities through the transformative power of music. We work with children of varying needs and abilities, fostering self-expression, social skills, confidence, and overall well-being through engaging musical experiences.

Position Overview: PT 1hr group/week. As a Contract Music Therapist, you will be responsible for leading mixed-ability groups of children, including those who are non-verbal and low functioning. Each group is 30min in duration and you’ll be facilitating 2 groups. You will create and implement music therapy sessions that promote group engagement, participation, and individual growth. Your role will involve tailoring interventions to address specific needs such as self-expression, social skills development, communication enhancement, and spiritual growth, among others.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and lead music therapy sessions for children with diverse abilities.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages self-expression and social interaction.
  • Implement strategies to promote musical engagement and skill development.
  • Adapt activities to meet the needs of non-verbal and low-functioning children.
  • Balance group dynamics and ensure all participants are actively involved and supported.
  • Collaborate with caregivers and other professionals to support holistic development.
  • Chart about the group and every 3-4 months provide a progress report.

Requirements:

  • Certified Music Therapist (MTA designation preferred).
  • Experience working independently and leading music therapy sessions for children.
  • Proven ability to work with mixed-ability groups, including non-verbal and low-functioning individuals.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport with clients and caregivers.
  • Passion for using music as a therapeutic tool to enhance emotional, cognitive, and social well-being.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the unique needs of each child and group.

Why Join Us:

  • Make a meaningful difference in the lives of children through the power of music.
  • Collaborate with a supportive team dedicated to excellence in music therapy.
  • Gain valuable experience in a dynamic and rewarding field.

If you are a compassionate and skilled music therapist looking for a fulfilling contract opportunity, we would love to hear from you! Join us at Musical Expressions Inc. in creating transformative experiences through music. Apply today to embark on this exciting journey with us.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio materials.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Location: Douglas Park Community School – 5409 206 St, Langley, BC V3A2C5
Time: 10:30-11:30am
Remuneration: $70 for the 1 hr music therapy sessions + $20 for travel.
Start date: Mid may to end of June. Will start again come Sept 2024.
Please let me know if there is any other information you would like me to provide.

Thanks

Joney

[email protected]

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To apply for this job email your details to joney@musicalexpressions.ca.


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