Music Therapist - Hospice - Regular Part Time

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

This is a regular part time position and will provide coverage in both Roanoke and Franklin hospice locations. 

This position will support Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilites. This position will consist of blending science and art, the Music Therapist provides an initial assessment for referred hospice patients, determines therapeutic goals, and works with individuals, family members, and staff to meet these goals using a systematic application of music interventions.

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.


Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.


Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelors Degree in Music Therapy or equivalent.  Masters Degree in Music Therapy preferred. Must meet educational requirements to achieve certification from the Certification Board for Music Therapists.

Experience: Minimum experience inclusive of six-month internship at an approved facility under the supervision of a Board Certified Music Therapist.  Prefer at least 1-3 years experience working with patients.

Licensure/certification: Certification by the Certification Board for Music Therapists, Inc. Must obtain/maintain AHA-BLS HCP (basic life support). Must have valid drivers license.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Good communication and organizational skills. Must be flexible, professional, and a team player. Must be able to multitask, be focused and willing to learn.


Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 77155 
Employment Status: Regular Part Time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Hospice 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Regular Part Time, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036 
Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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