JOB TITLE: Music Therapist Board Certified TERM/FTE: Per contract
LOCATION: Chicago’s Western Suburbs – Dupage County DEPARTMENT: Special Education
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until positions are filled START DATE: Positions available immediately or TBD
RhythmWORKS Music Therapy, LLC is growing and has immediate openings for 2 music therapists! Located in Dupage County in Chicago’s western suburbs, we are dedicated to providing exceptional services to our clients. We are looking for responsible, independent, self-motivated and creative music therapists! Your caseload entails working in special education, Pre-K thru High School in group settings. Student population is comprised of students with a variety of disabilities including, but not limited to, autism, cerebral palsy, cognitive disabilities, vision impairments and social/emotional disabilities. Music activity groups for blended early childhood classrooms, also part of caseload. There may be opportunities to work with adults with developmental disabilities. This position is for MT’s with experience with these populations.
Certification, Licensure, Training: Bachelor’s Degree in Music Therapy or Music Therapy Equivalency; MT-BC credential (or within 2 weeks of signed contract); Illinois Substitute Teacher License may be required
Skills and the Work Environment. Our music therapy program is entering its eighth year with the Cooperative Association for Special Education (C.A.S.E.) In addition, we have sessions currently available with other school districts and facilities. There are exciting opportunities for growth and developing new programs within the school setting. We are well respected, supported and appreciated by administration and staff in our classrooms. We provide a very supportive environment with exceptional compensation.
Skills Required: The music therapist in this position must have the ability to…
Performance Evaluation: Standard operating practice is to conduct job performance evaluations annually unless otherwise indicated.
To Apply: If you are interested and qualified for this position, please email the following to Linda@RWmusictherapy.com:
Upon review of your cover letter and resume, we may be in contact to schedule an interview or to request a video sample of your musical skills.