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Company: Elizabeth Seton Children's
Location: Yonkers, NY
Career Level: Hourly
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


Purpose of Your Position


Responsible for developing and implementing a program of specialized instruction for an assigned caseload (infant, toddlers, preschool and school age children) in individual and group format based on IEP goals.


Position Functions and Responsibilities


  • Demonstrate knowledge of NYS Learning Standards through the development and implementation of weekly lesson plans that address the individual goals of students and strengthen the continuity of learning experiences between home and school
  • Create an organized and safe educationally challenging learning environment (delegate responsibilities to staff appropriately, maintain materials and equipment in good repair, etc.)
  • Collaborate with classroom team to design lesson plans based on effective practices in child development and utilize current evidence based practices to monitor progress and ensure positive student outcomes
  • Write accurate and timely evaluations, quarterly progress reports and draft IEP documents in accordance with all regulations
  • Utilize resources of supervisory and administrative staff to: discuss any staff and family issues; share concerns and make recommendations regarding policies and procedures that would improve quality of services for students and families
  • Demonstrate ability to present written and or verbal information at staff conferences and other meetings in an professional manner that clearly conveys the needs and strengths of each child in a positive and meaningful way
  • Plan and organize student performances
  • Serve as clinical instructor for music therapy students interns
  • Actively participate in the creation and implementation of an individual and School wide Professional Development Plan that inspires personal growth, informs teaching practices and promotes understanding of the NYS Teaching Standards
  • Act as substitute in the classroom when requested
  • Carry out standards for customer service; quality improvement; professional development; environmental, safety and infection control practices; confidentiality, corporate compliance and all other John A. Coleman policies and procedures; attend all mandatory in-services to ensure regulatory compliance and best practices in working with students and their families
  • Perform other tasks to support the operations of the school as assigned by School Administration

Required Skills

Education Requirements:

  • BA or MA in Music Therapy
  • Registered or Certified Music Therapist

Required Experience


  • Experience with special needs and/or medically fragile children
  • One year experience in music therapy

Job Location

Yonkers, New York US

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