Music Therapist

REQ: 
PHC21-130685
Work Area: 
residential Care Tertiary mental Health Palliative care SPH
Base Site: 
Langara
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Casual
FTE: 
0.00
Wage: 
$31.99-39.98
Job Category: 
Therapy & Rehab Services
Category: 
Acute Care Hospital
Hours: 
0830-1630
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

Summary

Under the direction of the Professional Practice Leader, Music Therapy the Music Therapist uses music as the primary modality to assess and treat patients and serves as a resource to rehabilitation staff, particularly in Extended Care, and to the interdisciplinary team. Performs related educational and assigned administrative duties.

Skills

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Ability to deal with others effectively. Ability to work effectively as part of an interdisciplinary team. Ability to organize and prioritize work. Ability to problem solve effectively. Physical ability to perform the duties of the position. Ability to operate related equipment.

Education

Baccalaureate degree from recognized Music Therapy Program and one (1) year of recent related experience in an extended care setting, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Eligible for registration with the Canadian Association of Music Therapists (CAMT).