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Music Therapist

Music Therapist

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Job Description

Job Title: Music Therapist
Work Site: Minoru Residence - Richmond, BC
Status: Casual
Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: $30.52 - $38.08 per hour
Hours: Wednesdays: 1000-1500 (with half hour lunch)
Reference#: 103017-tbo


Within the context of a client centered care model, and in accordance with established standards of professional practice, vision and values of the organization, the Music Therapist develops, implements, co-ordinates and evaluates music therapy programs. Position also maintains an active clinical caseload providing assessment, treatment, documentation and education. Participates in interdisciplinary team meetings and approved research, provides formal and informal consultations to other staff and supervises and evaluates the work activities of music therapy practicum students and interns. Collaborates with the Manager regarding operational issues as related to the provision of music therapy.


Education & Experience

  • Bachelor Degree of Music Therapy.
  • Eligible for full, accredited membership in the Canadian Association for Music Therapy.
  • One year of recent, related experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally, non-verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to supervise.
  • Ability to interact effectively with others.
  • Ability to organize workload and set priorities.
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

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