Rhapsody Arts Center

Board-certified Music Therapist

Job Description

Rhapsody Arts Center, a non-profit community school for the arts, located in Verona, WI, is seeking a music therapist to serve clients in individual sessions at our center, as well as run music therapy groups in local assisted living and memory care facilities. Individual clients will include primarily children and some adults with disabilities, as well as possible referrals of children with pain management, medical, and emotional needs. This position may also include adaptive lessons for students with disabilities. This position is offered as part of a program expansion, and will work in collaboration with the current music therapist.

Position responsibilities

1) Music therapist

  • Assessing clients, writing treatment plans, conducting sessions and reporting client progress
  • Program marketing to recruit new clients
  • Providing invoicing information to office staff for billing
  • Private instrument instruction to students with special needs
  • Continuing services to area senior centers, senior homes, care centers and daycares
  • Expanding services to additional facilities and schools
  • High student retention expectations

2) Private lesson instructor

  • Voice, piano, and/or guitar (as able)
  • Other beginning instruments as needed (for therapy clients, adaptive lessons)

Growth potential

  • Expanding Rhapsody’s music therapy client base to additional senior centers and facilities
  • Other growth in line with candidate’s interests and skills

Other Details

  • Starting in or after January 2019
  • Salary range negotiable, with partial benefits (full-time)
  • Full-time, 40 hours per week
  • Part-time positions may be considered
  • Initial offer for 1 year with a probationary period, followed by annual review & renewal process
  • Holiday & vacation pay (full-time)
  • Expense reimbursement & mileage
  • Health insurance stipend (full-time)

Qualifications

  • Board Certified Music Therapist
  • Experience in medical settings preferred
  • Alignment with Rhapsody’s mission, to support and protect arts-dedicated education in our community, through instruction of the highest quality and development of artistic resources while ensuring expressive access to all who desire it

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and an example of documentation for a fictional client to nowhiring@rhapsodyarts.org