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Creative Arts Therapist-Pediatric Music Therapist-Days

Job ID 00838960 Location Weill Cornell Medical Center
NYP Employee Search Apply Now Location Weill Cornell Medical Center Shift Day (United States of America) Status Full time Description

Unmatched Pediatric Care:

Music Therapists Make It Possible

Creative Arts Therapist/ Pediatric Music Therapist – Days

Komansky Children’s Hospital at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center is committed to improving the health of infants, children, and adolescents in a welcoming, family-centered environment. As one of the nation's leading Children's Hospital for pediatric care, medical education, and scientific research - we deliver a level of service that’s hard to find. And now, you can become one of the people who Make It Possible:

Our accredited Creative Arts Therapists join forces with the Child Life Department, working alongside physicians, nurses, social workers, and clinical professionals to normalize the health care environment for young patients. Music therapists at Komansky Children’s Hospital support pediatric patients and families to alleviate anxiety and depression, decrease stress, improve coping, manage pain, and help patients and families process psychosocial and emotional difficulties related to medical illness, mental illness, trauma, and loss.

This is a full-time, Monday-Friday 9:00AM - 5:00PM day shift position.  Includes some weekend and holiday rotation

Preferred Criteria: 

  • One to three years of experience 
  • Previous professional experience working with children/families in a hospital setting

Required Criteria:

  • Master's degree in related field
  • Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) by NYS Office of Professions
  • Registration as a Music Therapist – Board Certified (MT-BC) or Art Therapy Registration (ATR) or Certified Dance Therapist or Certified Drama Therapist
  • Proficient in modalities pertaining to specific Creative Arts Therapy discipline (ex. Guitar, various art mediums etc.)
  • Completion of a successful internship in specific Creative Arts Therapy discipline

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

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  • 2023 “Workplace Well-being Platinum Winner” – Aetna
  • 2023 “America’s Best-In-State Employers” – Forbes
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  • 2022 “Top 50 Companies for Diversity” – Diversity Inc.
  • 2022 “Best Company for Multicultural Women” – Seramount
  • 2022 “Top Company for Executive Women” - Seramount
  • “Silver HCM Excellence Award for Learning & Development” – Brandon Hall Group
  • 2022 “Best Adoption Friendly Workplace” - Dave Thomas Foundation

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

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It all begins with you. Our amazing compensation packages start with competitive base pay and include recognition for your experience, education, and licensure. Then we add our amazing benefits, countless opportunities for personal and professional growth and a dynamic environment that embraces every person. Join our team and discover where amazing works.

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