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Music Therapist Grade 3

  • Caulfield, VIC, Australia, 3162
  • Permanent
  • Closing on: Oct 9 2022

Music Therapist Grade 3 (24hrs/week)

Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers

  • Contribute to the clinical leadership of a vibrant interdisciplinary team that specialises in palliative care and progressive neurology
  • Make a difference by supporting people to live well at end of life
  • Part time position
  • Family friendly flexible work hours available
  • Excellent salary packaging options

About the role

Working alongside other senior clinicians, you will be responsible for the clinical leadership of the music therapy department and psychosocial services team including service development and innovation, clinical supervision, and staff development.  This position is also involves the provision of specialist music therapy services across the inpatient, outpatient, day centre, home care and/or outreach services.

What you bring  

  • Experience in palliative care, progressive neurology and/or aged care
  • Advanced clinical leadership including clinical supervision, service development and innovation, and/or research
  • Strong music skills and music IT skills including livestream/online and music recording
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Tertiary qualification in music therapy
  • Registration with the Australian Music Therapy Association (AMTA)
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation 

For further information, please contact Karen Bolger, Mission & Allied Health Manager, 03) 9595 3402,


About Calvary

We are a leading provider of quality, integrated care that puts our patients, residents and clients at the centre of everything we do. Calvary offers flexible careers in clinical, allied health, hospitality, ICT and health administration, mission, leadership, management and more. Founded in Australia in 1885, we’re one of the largest providers of health, aged and community care with over 18,000 staff and volunteers, 14 Public and Private Hospitals, 72 Residential Care and Retirement Communities and 19 Community Care Centres.

As an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and are committed to fostering a workplace that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive where people are supported to draw strengths from their identity, culture and community. We value the integral dignity of each person and we encourage applications from First Nations peoples, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, people who have come to Australia as migrants or refugees and veterans.

About Calvary Health Care Bethlehem – Parkdale, Victoria (relocating to Caulfield, Victoria in early 2023)

Calvary Health Care Bethlehem (CHCB) is a 32 bed health care facility providing a range of inpatient, community and ambulatory services for palliative care and progressive neurological conditions. 

CHCB is also an NDIS service provider. We are currently located at our temporary site in Parkdale, whilst our Caulfield site is being re-developed into a Health Care Precinct, which is due to open in early 2023.

Vaccination against COVID-19 and seasonal Influenza is a mandatory requirement for healthcare workers in Victoria, and as such, all employees at Calvary Health Care must provide evidence of mandatory vaccinations upon application.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependant.

Why work for Calvary?

Joining us is your opportunity to learn with purpose and drive positive impact to our community in a stimulating work environment. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here:

If you are looking for a rewarding career in an organisation that supports the community, apply now!

Please note the following:

  • Only applicants with a valid right to work in Australia will be considered.
  • As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.
  • Calvary has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for all workers. Vaccination against COVID-19 and seasonal Influenza is a mandatory requirement for healthcare workers in Victoria, and as such, all employees at Calvary Health Care must provide evidence of mandatory vaccinations upon application.
  • Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

Please submit a resume and cover letter.

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