Check the Status of your Application
Back

Music Therapist - Part-Time

Job Description


Job ID: 1216132
Employment Status: Part-Time
More Information:

BJC Home Care Services offers patients and their families a complete range of home care services, including skilled nursing services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care, rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care. Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care programs as well as the Lifeline emergency response system. BJC Home Care Services provides care to thousands of patients in both Missouri and Illinois. Serving more than 25 counties, it has become the largest home care network in the region and one of the largest in the country.

The BJC Home Care Services Supportive Care staff offer patients with life-limiting illness an opportunity to ease the transition from curative treatment to Hospice care through a unique program. Supportive Care offers a bridge between curative and terminal care. It is a multidisciplinary approach, holistic in nature, centered on the needs of the patient and patient's family, that provides coordinated medical, emotional and spiritual care.


Overview


Role Purpose

Organizes and implements a music therapy program to address physical, emotional, cognitive and social needs of patients.


Responsibilities

  • Uses music therapy as a process that combines the verbally transcendent and emotionally authentic aspects of music with the needs of the patient.
  • Serves as a resource person and guide providing musical experiences that will aid in patient care.
  • Designs and conducts music sessions for individuals and groups, based on client needs.
  • Coordinates therapy with other team members and shares response to music therapy intervention.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Music Therapy

     

    Experience

  • <2 years
  •  

    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
  •  

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Bd Certified Music Therapist
  • Valid Driver's License

  •  

    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
  •  

    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer