Music Therapist - Grade 1

Job posted: 17/03/2023
Applications close: 31/03/2023 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time, Part time

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 59522

Reference: 59522

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Working in Healthcare has never been more important or meaningful

Our Journey:

The Music Therapy service is integrated across Monash Health, providing clinical services in paediatric and adult inpatient, mental health and community services, operating across Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children's Hospital, Dandenong and Casey Hospitals and the Kingston Centre. We form part of a dynamic allied health team and are committed to a patient centred, evidence based practice and supporting staff to continue their career development and lifelong learning.

A Day in the Life:

We know the importance of Music Therapy and how it contributes positively to our patients’ lives. We love what we do and enjoy making a positive impact to our patients.

We are looking for talented Music Therapists to join our team and have multiple positions available (both full time and part time).

These roles form part of our Grade 1 rotation program. Rotation opportunities may include acute paediatrics, Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation service, sub-acute adult rehabilitation and acute adults. Ongoing supervision and professional development opportunities are provided.

This role will afford you variety (no two days are the same!) and the opportunity to gain experience in many different clinical settings in our Clayton, Kingston Centre (Cheltenham) and Casey sites. You will be joining a friendly and welcoming team of Music Therapists who all share a common goal of excellent clinical care for all our patients.

What You Bring:

  • Your dedication to safe best practice and quality
  • Enthusiasm and a positive attitude to your work as a Music Therapist
  • Compassion and the ability to work collaboratively and effectively in a team
  • Motivation and accountability for the management of specific portfolios in our relentless pursuit of excellence
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, a strong team focus and an innovative approach

What you need:

  • Undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Music Therapy from an approved training course
  • Eligible for current membership and registration with the Australian Music Therapy Association (AMTA) Inc.
  • Current ARIA Music Therapist Copyright & Reproduction licence
  • All candidates require Australian working right

In return we will provide,

  • A supportive and cohesive team of clinicians within a larger multidisciplinary setting
  • Genuine career progression and professional development
  • Continual opportunities to use your drive for innovation to develop services to meet the changing landscape within the broader healthcare system 

Monash Health is a great place to work

Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
  • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
  • free flu vaccinations
  • private health insurance at discounted rates
  • health imaging services
  • + more

For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call Amy Thomas on 0408 459 329

Monash Health is the largest public health service in Victoria, employing more than 20,000 people who work across 40 locations delivering healthcare services through our five hospitals and our extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities

We recognise the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles and ICare values.

How to Apply

We only accept applications submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System.

For information including how to apply and probity check requirements, please refer to attached ‘Application Guide’ located under Position Documents.

Music Therapist - Grade 1

Job type:

Full time, Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Amy Thomas - 0408459329

Music Therapist - Grade 1