Group Sessions for Older Adults Around New Jersey

Medicare insurance provider who plans with nursing homes around the country is prioritizing coverage of music therapy services in their facilities.

They are expanding into New Jersey and are actively seeking MT-BC's to provide group sessions in their facilities.  There are currently 11 facilities in the state, with the possibility of 30 by the end of this year.

They are using their standard assessment tools, that are approved by Medicare, to track the outcome of music therapy sessions, with the hope of this leading to Medicare covering music therapy services.

A lead Nurse Practioner is handling their referrals and proposing 3 sessions per week for 35-45 min at each facility.  Rate:  $125/per session

If interested please contact Dr. Andrea McGraw Hunt, PhD, MT-BC, Email:   hunta@rowan.edu

 

SINAI Schools

Sinai Schools

SINAI operates schools and adult programs for individuals with a wide range of learning and developmental disabilities as well as other special needs.  We focus on maximizing each student’s academic, emotional, and social potential, while developing a strong knowledge and love of his or her traditional Jewish heritage. We teach our students skills that promote success in mainstream academic, social and vocational settings, and empower them to become productive and confident members of the community.

Job Title:  Board-Certified Music Therapist

Population:  School-Age, All Special Education Classifications 

Locations: 

New Jersey-River Edge, Teaneck, Livingston

New York- Riverdale, Queens

Requirements:  Minimum Bachelor’s Degree, Must have the designation MT-BC, 1-4 years of experience preferred, must be able to commute between locations including transporting equipment,

About this position:  SINAI is looking for 1-2 music therapists to cover their New Jersey and New York schools.  Currently, New Jersey will provide approximately 20-25 hours and New York will provide approximately 10 hours.  The music therapist will independently plan and facilitate individual, dyad, small group, and large group sessions, complete therapeutic documentation, and collaborate with administrative, educational, and therapeutic staff.  This position requires cultural reflexivity and a willingness to utilize popular Jewish music.

Benefits:  SINAI employees working 20+ hours are eligible for all benefits including healthcare.  Employees less than 20 hours are given sick and personal day benefits.

 How to apply: Send resume and cover letter to Rabbi Dr. Yisorel Rothwachs, Dean.   

yrothwachs@sinaischools.org

https://www.sinaischools.org/  

Atlantic Care Regional Medical Center

Job Title: Creative Arts Therapist


Location: Pomona, NJ


Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, Board-Certification, 2- 4 years of experience


Inquiry/How to Apply: Visit

https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?r=5 000484238706&c=1156851&d=External&rb=INDEED# /

About this Position: The Creative Arts Therapist participates as a member of the care team in planning, providing, and evaluating creative art therapy for the psychiatric patient to enhance the delivery of quality care.

Legacy Treatment Centers

Job Title: Allied Therapist


Location: Mount Holly, NJ


Classification: Full-time, availability on weekends

Requirements: Master’s


Inquiry/How to Apply:

https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Legacy-Treatment- Services?campaignid=2pane- name&from=2pane&fromjk=2e936d73aec85144&jcid=9 237ee24bcc7dec5

About this Position: The Allied Therapist will independently plan and facilitate art therapy groups, document client progress, and attend treatment team meetings.

MarbleJam Kids, Inc.

Job Title: Music Therapist


Location: Hackensack, NJ


Classification: Contract


Requirements: Must be board-certified and available some after school hours/evenings and Saturdays, one year of music therapy experience

Inquiry/How to Apply: Visit

www.marblejamkids.org

NeurAbilities Healthcare

Job Title: Music Therapist

Location: Voorhees, NJ

Classification: Per Diem Requirements: MT-BC

Inquiry/How to
Apply:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/defau lt/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=27cefa85- 15cb-4f5a-b479- 56f2aed14636&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=282919 &source=IN&lang=en_US

About this Position: The Music Therapist will practice under the ongoing supervision of the Director of Creative Arts Therapies and will provide direct individual and/or group music therapy.

Recovery Centers of America

Job Title: Music Therapist/Recreational Therapist

Classification: Part-time


Program/Facility: Raritan Bay RCA


Location: South Amboy, NJ

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy

Inquiry/How to Apply:

https://www.indeed.com/m/viewjob?jk=f9a4403997b8b 80a&from=ja&alid=5b5f0eab2e7c069b02e80f7c&tk=1d9 poc07136pt806&dupclk=0&utm_source=jobseeker_email s&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=job_alerts&fbcli d=IwAR0LtYOq99m6j0dSgGj3t7k7CiWPf29DTAwAq A7WfktpqUDInNSKt7f_vhs

About this Position: The Recreational Therapist plans, directs and coordinates medically-approved programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, substance abuse facilities, or other institutions. Activities concentrate on art; arts & crafts; music; sports, including golf, tennis, squash, etc; trips; dramatics; and social activities. It is based on the belief that these processes help people to resolve conflicts and problems, develop interpersonal skills, manage behavior, reduce stress, increase self- esteem and self-awareness, and achieve insight.

Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice

Job Title: Music Therapist


Location: Marlton, NJ


Requirements: Master’s in Music Therapy, MT-BC

Inquiry/How to Apply: Visit:

https://recruiting.ultipro.com/SAM1004SHH/JobBoar d/98ba3a8e-63f2-4547-9a0b- 91e4ff2fb87d/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=c941 d0d4-67df-4083-b283- ba7af38f79ce&postingId=e5f7d58f-7106-4c14-b87e- ebe0faadf7ca

About this Position: Provides music therapy services to patients in consultation with the patient, caregiver and hospice team, including initial and ongoing assessments of need and appropriateness for music therapy

Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care

Job Title: Music Therapist


Location: Edison, NJ


Requirements: MT-BC


Inquiry/How to Apply:

https://careers- seasons.icims.com/jobs/11218/job?utm_source=indee d_integration&iis=Job+Board&iisn=Indeed&indeed- apply- token=73a2d2b2a8d6d5c0a62696875eaebd669103652d3f 0c2cd5445d3e66b1592b0f&mode=job&iis=Indeed&iisn =Indeed.com&mobile=false&width=1000&height=500 &bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=- 300&jun1offset=-240

About this Position:  The Music therapist performs as a member of the hospice interdisciplinary team, the music therapist provides music therapy consultations and services to the patient and/or family in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care while following all hospice policies and procedures.  Supports the business development activities of the organization.  Music Therapists provide bereavement counseling to family members as identified.

Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Job Title: Creative Arts Therapist


Program/Facility: Child Day Treatment


Location: Elizabeth, NJ


Requirements: Bachelor’s in pursuit of Master’s, MT- BC, one year experience with child and adolescent population

Inquiry/How to Apply: Visit

https://careers.trinitasrmc.org/jobsearch/job- details/creative-arts-therapist-child-day- treatment/4444/1/?utm_campaign=Indeed

About this Position: We are seeking a professional Creative Art Therapists who help their clients express their feelings and confront difficult emotions by using visual artwork activities such as assessing client needs, developing therapy materials, organizing therapeutic sessions, facilitating artistic expression, and helping clients to explore their works of art. Qualifications like creativity, patience, professional demeanor, imagination, and interpersonal skills creative art therapist who works in the mental health field. He or she is dedicated to helping children of all ages with their mental, physical, and emotional health by incorporating art-making into the patient’s counseling sessions.