Job Opportunity in Lafayette

We are hiring a full-time MT-BC for our Lafayette, Indiana facility!

Description:  Opportunities For Positive Growth, Inc. is committed to providing meaningful and dignified support services to individuals with intellectual disabilities. OPG, Inc. strives to create a workplace that is supportive of people receiving services, while simultaneously providing positive growth for all of its employees. In using an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), OPG, Inc. affords each employee an opportunity to invest in the future of the company. Through our philosophy of support and philosophy of being a quality employer, OPG, Inc. has been named a Top Workplace seven times. We have also attained a four year Person Centered Excellence Accreditation with Distinction through the Council on Quality and Leadership.  OPG was the first company in the world to receive this top honor through CQL due to our focus on Person Centered services.

Position:  We are seeking a board-certified music therapist who will provide Music Therapy for those diagnosed with Autism and Developmental/ Intellectual Disabilities of all ages.  The majority of therapy sessions are held at our facility in Lafayette, Indiana with one day per week in the community (mileage reimbursed).  The music therapist works as part of an interdisciplinary team to foster people’s skill development in order to achieve their personal wishes and goals. Our music therapists also collaborate as a group and learn from each other with our many presentations, group discussions, peer supervision, and mentorship opportunities sustained by having 18 MT-BCs at one company!

This is a full-time position (large wait list) that we are looking to fill June/July 2017 and hours are flexible.  Hourly pay is a minimum of $24 and remains competitive based on experience. Based on working forty hour weeks and a $24 per hour wage, this Music Therapist could expect to make around 50K per year (with room to grow the caseload if desired).  All Music Therapists report to the Executive Director of Music Therapy.

Benefits: OPG provides a keyboard, percussion instruments including at least one large Tubano drum, autoharp, and many other therapy tools to each employed music therapist, with an annual instrument budget to repair and maintain all instruments.  Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; 401K; AMTA membership paid; AIMT membership paid; and Employee Stock Ownership Plan.

Job Requirements: MT-BC certification, basic computer skills (word, office, excel), and reliable transportation

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