Music Therapist – Independent Contractor

Job type: Full-Time

Approx. hours/w availability: 32

Job location: Canada Ontario

Compensation range (CAD): $25-$70 per session

Job qualifications: MTA or MTA in progress

Job description:

Voted the ‘Best in London’ for music education two years in a row, Connections Music Therapy (CMT) is seeking a an independent contractor music therapist to join our young and growing team, starting at approximately 32 hours per week.

Start Date: Spring 2024

Job Description:

As part of the CMT team, you will create and implement sessions with a wide range of clientele in both individual and group sessions.

Candidate Requirements, Skills, and Knowledge:

  • Music Therapy degree from a recognized university, including completion of the 1000 hour internship
  • Certified Music Therapist (MTA) designation OR in progress of seeking certification
  • A member in good standing with the Canadian Association of Music Therapists (CAMT)
  • Passion for music therapy and outstanding clinical skills
  • Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and punctuality
  • Holds a valid G license and has access to a reliable vehicle
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Willing to travel within a 1 hour radius from the studio located in London
  • Available to work a variety of days, evenings, and weekends

Preference will be given to those with:

  • A minimum of 1 year experience working with children and adolescents with developmental delays and neurological disorders
  • A minimum of 1 year experience working in long term care
  • Additional training in disabilities/youth studies/mental health
  • Having completed Neurologic Music Therapy (NMT) training
  • Music therapists looking to join the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Jess Dickie (owner) at

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job offer will be dependent on a police check with vulnerable sector screening.

Up to $70/session! New graduates welcome to apply!

To learn more about CMT visit or

Additional info:


Jess Dickie


Phone: (519) 670-8409