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Music Therapist Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Doctor / Physician   Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - North   6 views
Job Details

About the role

The purpose of this role is to deliver clinical rehabilitative music therapy services to consumers admitted to the Brighton Brain Injury Service (BBIS) and their families, to optimise psychosocial outcomes, optimise their health functional ability, and quality of life.

Brighton Brain Injury service is a 10 bed sub-acute rehabilitation unit that supports working age adults (18-65 years) who have Rehabilitation needs which require them to undertake an intensive therapy program to help improve general function and independence.

  • BBIS provides specialist brain injury rehabilitation for people who have moderate to severe impairments resulting from an acquired brain injury.
  • Brighton Brain Injury service also has 14 maintenance care beds that support transition to community for people who have completed Rehabilitation at BBIS or elsewhere in MNHHS.

About you

Our ideal candidate will be someone who can demonstrate the following:

  • Respect demonstrates interpersonal savvy, manages conflict appropriately, communicates effectively and balances the needs of all stakeholders with utmost respect to all people at all times
  • Teamwork collaborates effectively, values differences and builds effective teams to bring about best use of resources to deliver healthcare services
  • Compassion is patient / client focussed, demonstrates self-awareness and the effects of behaviour on others, deals with or manages ambiguity and complexity, demonstrates resilience in the delivery of patient services or support in the delivery of services to patients
  • High Performance cultivates innovation, is action oriented, drives results and supports Metro North Health's vision and purpose to exceed expectations of our patients and stakeholders
  • Integrity demonstrates sound decision quality, ensures accountability, demonstrates courage in the face of adversity and works effectively / manages complexity to ensure work output and decisions are ethical and invariably of a high standard

The successful applicant must possess a Masters degree (or equivalent) in Music Therapy, and registration as a Music Therapist with the Australian Music Therapy Association is a requirement for this role. Certified copies of relevant qualification and registration must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager, prior to the commencement of clinical duties.

Benefits when working for us

  • Rewarding career and development opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas
  • Value driven organisation which provides a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance
  • Flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases
  • Benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75% and access to salary packaging

Be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology and innovation, excellence in healthcare, quality teaching and cutting edge research. Metro North Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for all employees. We offer unique and rewarding professional development opportunities in a safe and flexible work environment with a focus on putting our people first. You can find out more about why it's so great to work at Metro North here: ( )

Job ad reference number: COH464963
Close date: Tuesday, 31 January 2023

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.


Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.