Under the direction of a supervisory officer in a state or local institution or agency, assists in the design, overseeing, and implementation of a program of music therapy; does related work as required.
The music therapists will be providing therapeutic sessions both individual and small group centered around trauma informed care and coping skills to produce a positive impact on patients' lives during recovery and in the community.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume and cover letter to PST.APH@doh.nj.gov
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree with a major course of study in music, music therapy or music education.
EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of professional experience in a Music Therapy Program.
NOTE: A Master's degree in music therapy or creative music therapy or music education with a specialization in music therapy may be substituted for one (1) year of experience.
LICENSE: Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
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