Contract Part-Time Music Therapist

Job type: Part-Time

Job availability: 20

Job location: Canada Ontario

Compensation range (CAD): Pay Scale: $31.50 - $36.75/hr. NOTE - paid 1.5hrs/clinical hour (therefore, $47.25-$55.13/session in most cases)

Job qualifications:

Job description:

The Music Therapy Centre is a street-front clinic in Toronto, and a project of the Canadian Music Therapy Fund. The Centre provides both on and off-site services to a wide variety of people and organizations. There is currently a large focus on services for people with mental health challenges, children and adults with disabilities, and community-based music therapy services at various offsite locations. We are seeking a music therapist for part-time contract work (~20 hours currently available); including evening and weekend work. This position will grow as new referrals are received.

● Application Deadline: July 15th, end of day
● Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.
● Position to begin immediately.

Responsibilities include:
● Providing group, individual, and dyad sessions for a wide variety of people offsite in various GTA locations, virtually, and onsite at the Music Therapy Centre
● Providing intakes and assessments
● Documentation and report writing
● Consultation with relevant team members
● Administrative tasks as assigned
● Presentations and in-services as needed

● MTA status
● RP status (or qualifying) is an asset
● minimum 2 years of clinical experience is preferred
● works well both on a team and independently
● availability to work on Saturdays (onsite)
● capacity to take on at least 20 hours of new work over ~3-5 days/week
● a car is required for this position

Pay Scale: $31.50 – $36.75/hr.
NOTE – paid 1.5hrs/clinical hour (therefore, $47.25-$55.13/session in most cases)

This position provides an excellent work environment with supervisory support, compensation beyond the clinical hour to account for documentation time etc., paid team meetings, diverse client populations, and opportunities to grow as a professional.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and names for two professional references via email to

Additional info:


Emily Stegweit


Phone: (416) 535-0200