Job Opportunity

Part-Time Music Therapist

Are you a clinician who is passionate about seeing music spark a positive change in others? Does your life require the need for a non-traditional work schedule or part-time hours?  Do you prefer to do your office/administrative work at home? If so, Beyond Words is looking for you!

Schedule, Hours and Location

We are currently hiring a part-time music therapist, with possibility for growth to full-time, salary employee status within 3 months (if desired).  Music therapist must be Board Certified no later than August 15, 2024This position will include direct service during the day and flexible Monday-Friday, including travel to community organizations, preschools and schools.  Hours are set one month prior to the start of each semester (January, June & September) and can be tailored to your desired working times, but our most commonly desired sessions are from 4:00-6:30pm.  

Responsibilities, Populations & Types of Sessions

As a member of our team, you will be expected to provide individual and group music therapy sessions to children and adults diagnosed with developmental disabilities, mental health disorders, neurological needs, behavioral needs, etc. You will be expected to write treatment plans, keep accurate data, write clinical reports, and ensure that client schedules are maintained. You will participate in treatment team meetings and complete general administrative tasks, such as keeping your time sheet and recording student attendance.


As a part-time music therapist,  you're compensated for the direct service, office time and travel time at a competitive hourly rate.   Once full-time, salary options are available. 

At Hire

After 90 days of Employment, once full-time

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Application Requirements

Please submit the following as a PDF via email to

All applicants will receive a confirmation email that their materials have been received. If you have not received a response within 48hrs, please contact Erin Jester.  If you have any questions about this internship or application requirements, please contact Erin Jester at (440) 230-6100 x700 or  Please visit our programs and informational website pages to familiarize yourself with our services, therapeutic team, mission and vision.