Music Therapist

Deadline: 
Friday, June 14, 2019
District/Organization: 
Kalamazoo RESA
Position Details: 

To be considered for this position, you must apply online at www.kresa.org/jobs by 06/14/2019.

Plans and provides group music therapy sessions for students with significant impairments. Plans for music therapy sessions to include rhythm, dance, singing, playing instruments and using communication. Collaborates with teachers and support staff to incorporate core skill development within music therapy lessons. Uses research-based strategies to structure music therapy sessions. Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications: 

Master’s degree in Music Therapy. Experience with students with significant impairments. Embraces and supports KRESA philosophies related to diversity, inclusiveness and anti-racism. Ability to interact effectively with individuals from a wide range of cultures. Ability to discuss cultural differences with colleagues and clients. Ability to assess one's own strengths and limitations or challenges and integrate this understanding into interpersonal interactions.

 

Preferred Skills:

Registered Music Therapist. Ability to select and develop appropriate methods, skills and techniques attuned to people's cultural, multicultural or marginal experiences in their environments. Ability to effectively employ multicultural approaches in resolving problems.

Email: 
tara.kane@kresa.org
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