Instructor Creative Arts – Musician

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Reference Number 2022-498

Perley Health is a unique and innovative community that empowers Seniors and Veterans to live life to the fullest. Home to more than 600 Seniors and Veterans in long-term care and in independent apartments, Perley Health provides a growing number of clinical, therapeutic and recreational services to residents, tenants and people from across the region.

One of the largest and most progressive long-term care homes in Ontario, Perley Health is also a centre for research, education, and clinical innovation. Our Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care conducts and shares the practical research needed to improve care. Future caregivers come here to study and to acquire hands-on skills and experience.

Perley Health’s values are brought to life each day by our over 800 employees. And more than 400 regular volunteers connect us closely with the community. Together, we improve the well-being of Canada’s aging population.

We are embarking on a multi-year growth strategy, and are seeking an experienced

Instructor Creative Arts – Musician

Permanent Full-Time

The Instructor Creative Arts – Musician will be responsible for the planning and implementation of music programs that are appropriate to the social, emotional, spiritual, physical and cognitive needs of seniors.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • You will possess excellent musical skills as well as excellent oral and written communication skills. You must be independent, organized and be able to work as part of a team.
  • You will have the ability to create and foster therapeutic relationships, and lead large and small group music programs.
  • Knowledge of a variety of musical styles and appropriate repertoire for seniors is required, as is an ability to sing and play various instruments and the ability to perform on stage.
  • You must possess a Bachelor of Music and experience working with seniors is an asset.

Please forward your resume and cover letter, outlining your background and experience with each key responsibility to our Human Resources department at:

Email: jobs@perleyhealth.ca

We thank all candidates for applying; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

For candidates selected for consideration, Perley Health, upon request, will make reasonable accommodation for any disability-related needs with respect to the recruitment process and materials.