Music Therapist

Job posted: 06/05/2024
Applications close: 04/06/2024 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 75296

Reference: 75296

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Music Therapist – Grade 2

The Royal Melbourne Hospital

  • Join our award-winning music therapy team and provide excellent clinical music therapy sessions in our Aged Care services in partnership with patients.
  • Enjoy ongoing supervision and training for your professional development, participate in special projects and be a part Scrub Choir which works with our healthcare colleagues for their wellbeing.
  • Enjoy excellent work life balance in an environment that champions staff wellbeing and benefit from Salary Packaging opportunities.
  • 3 Days a week, Ongoing

In your clinical role you will provide an excellent music therapy service for patients in aged care as part of The Royal Melbourne Hospitals Geriatric Evaluation Management program

You will:

  • Provide music therapy sessions to enhance patients’ quality of life, to aid in their recovery and rehabilitation and to encourage positive interactions with them and their carers
  • Co-facilitate sessions with other healthcare professionals and work in an interdisciplinary model of care 
  • Have opportunities for special projects and innovative models of care

About you:

  • You have excellent music therapy skills and are confident in singing and guitar playing
  • You have experience working with older adults in multiple settings with a collaborative working style
    You are looking to expand your music therapy skills and work with a highly skilled team of music therapists.
  • You have effective communication skills and a passion for continued professional development.
    You are a Registered Music Therapist with the Australian Music Therapy Association 

The RMH is proud to be a workplace that champions diversity, inclusion and equality for our staff and our community. Our goal is for our people to feel safe, included and supported so that they can be at their best every single day. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies, and will consider adjustments to support such applications.

Our music therapy team are passionate about our values of leading with kindness, integrity, person centred care, lifelong learning and championing music therapy for everyone’s wellbeing.


If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.

For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

Email : rmhlivemusic@mh.org.au

Phone: 0437 81 4036

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check (WWCC only for NWMH advertisements). Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination prior to commencement.

Music Therapist

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Emma OBrien - 0437814036
John Bedggood - 93427951

Music Therapist