Music Therapist

Extraordinary People Limited| Date Posted: 25-May-2020
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Experienced
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Job Summary

The key role of the Music Therapist is to employ knowledge and use of music therapy theories, models of practice, principles and evidence-based practice to guide intervention decisions within the integrated therapy setting and work under supervision and in collaboration with the integrated therapy team.

 

Responsibilities include,:

  • Develop and carry out music-based intervention plans or programmes to address the client’s needs
  • Evaluate and monitor progress to review effectiveness and relevance of intervention plan
  • Provide regular feedback to caregivers to update on the client’s progress
  • Work closely with members of the integrated therapy team to ensure best practice and high-quality care
  • Work with caregivers and other relevant professionals to design Individualised Educational Plans (IEPs)
  • Provide professional input to the integrated therapy team’s case discussions
  • Work with senior therapists in the planning, implementation and evaluation of programmes
  • Adhere to professional standards in clinical, legal, and ethical practices

 

Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience working with children with special needs
  • Master’s degree in Music Therapy from an accredited university
  • To maintain and develop the highest standards of practice, through active participation in continuing professional development and maintaining an active engagement with current developments in Music Therapy
  • Maintain Registration with a registered professional body.

 

Company Overview
Extraordinary People Limited