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PRN Senior Music Therapist

Posting ID 129397
Department Rehab Therapy/UIHC
Jobcode Senior Activity Therapist
Working Title PRN Senior Music Therapist


Classification Title: PRN Senior Music Therapist


Department: Rehab Therapies


Salary: $19.80 to commensurate with experience


Type of Position: Temporary : A staff member may serve in temporary status in a continuous appointment for no more than one year to meet an emergency or temporary need of the University. Employees in this classification will not be eligible for University Benefits.


Position Responsibilities:


  • Provides quality patient care including evaluation, treatment planning and documentation  appropriate for patient condition and age.
  • Provides individual and group music therapy services to hospitalized behavioral health child, adolescent and adult patients.
  • Provides individual music therapy services to patients and families as part of the adult palliative care service.
  • Ability to work independently while maintaining an interdisciplinary team focus.
  • Provide patient coverage in additional clinical areas as needed. 


Education Required:        

  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in a field related to the practice of Music Therapy is required.


Experience Requirements:

  • Reasonable (1-3 years) experience as a Music Therapist in an acute care hospital setting with a high degree of understanding and skill in one or more areas of assigned responsibility.
  • Demonstrated clinical education abilities and leadership
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Current certification with the Certification Board for Music Therapists (CBMT) as a Music Therapist-Board Certified (MT-BC) 


 Desirable Qualifications: 

  • Experience facilitating goal oriented music therapy interventions.
  • Experience with music therapy evaluation, treatment planning and documentation

  • Demonstrated prioritization in patient care and effective time management

  • Ability to function as part of an interdisciplinary team

  • Experience with basic counseling skills, behavioral management, grief & loss, actively dying, anxiety, depression or pain



Please email Resume and Cover Letter to Carol Seaman at


Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.



For questions or additional information please contact:


Carol Seaman, UIHC-Rehab Therapies,


Administrative Services Specialist




Phone: 319-384-8252
Application Instructions Please email Resume and Cover Letter to Carol Seaman at
Ad Start Date 08/02/2022
Ad End Date 10/15/2022

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