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Art Therapist (Child Life)

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Day Shift Hours: W/E Rot Job Details: Master in Art Therapy required.
Experience working with children, preferably in a healthcare setting. ATR required upon hire or within one year of employment. Click Here to Apply Online Current RWJ or Barnabas Health Employees Click Here to Apply Online External Application Confirm Are you sure you want to continue as a EXTERNAL applicant?
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Clinical Art Therapist (Brooklyn, NY)

THIS IS A PAID POSITION! The Clinical Art Therapist delivers quality mental health services and programming associated with family violence to all residents and children, as well as provides direct clinical services to children and their families.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree in art therapy, registered with the America Art Therapy Associate (ATR) and at least 3 years of clinical experience with at least 1 year working with traumatized children, adults and families.

Supervisory experience preferred. Ability to manage a team, excellent clinical skills and strong interpersonal skills.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Work with children and parents, in groups, individually, and family sessions to address psychological and emotional consequences of family violence.

Complete family intake with all residents to determine services needed. 2. Works with case managers, other childcare staff and recreation staff to ensure coordinated delivery of services to families. 3. Supervise childcare and recreation staff to ensure quality services are provided. 4.

Conduct staff meetings and ensures that staff are provided with training on clinical issues. 5. Develop art therapy internship program, supervise intern by teaching, coaching, monitoring and evaluating educational and clinical interventions. 6. Participate in bi-weekly clinical meetings and weekly intake meetings. 7.

Develop and update resource book by building contacts with the community to ensure that all resources met Volunteers of America standards of quality. 8. Develop and implement current assessment tools for families and children that will serve to measure progress and produce outcomes. 9. Perform other related duties as assigned.

CLOSING STATEMENT: Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today! Volunteers of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Title: Clinical Art Therapist (Brooklyn, NY) ID: NHS661 Job ID: NHS661 Program Name: New Hope Shelter Location: Brooklyn, NY

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Art Therapist (Part-Time)

The Art Therapist will provide direct services in art therapy to a group of identified scholars both individually and in groups. The Art Therapist will also provide supervision to 1-2 Art Therapy Interns.

  • Individual and small group art therapy with scholars, with signed parental consent.
  • Develop and implement treatment plans, consistent with a holistic and strength-based perspective.
  • Provide guidance and supervision to a cohort of Art Therapy Interns.
  • Participate in supervision on regular basis with the Program Supervisor.
  • Complete all required paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Masters Degree or equivalent
  • Prior experience in working with children and adolescents in art therapy.
  • Experience providing art therapy in an educational setting a plus
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and collaborative working relationships with a wide range of people and personality types
  • Commitment to LABs mission and academic objectives; a demonstrated belief that all students, regardless of background and incoming ability, can achieve at high levels of success.
  • A can do attitude and the ability work as part of a team;
  • Comfort with accountability and ability to absorb feedback and engage in self-improvement
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm and optimism;
  • An understanding that the first years of school start-up require commitment, hard work, and hours beyond normal teaching positions;
  • Ability to reflect and adjust to a dynamic and rapidly changing environment.
  • A commitment to working from a trauma-sensitive and strength-based perspective.
You will receive a competitive benefits package that improves over time and is competitive with other New York City charter schools. Other salary differentiation will be based on experience.
In addition to competitive salaries, LAB benefits package includes:
  • 80% cost share of health, dental, vision employee plan premiums
  • 5% of annualized base salary contribution to a LAB retirement plan which vests at a percentage annually
  • An employee professional development allowance for improving the employees practice
Brooklyn Laboratory Charter Schools (LAB) is a network of open enrollment, college-prep, public charter schools that opened its first middle school in downtown Brooklyn in 2014. LAB opened its second middle school in the fall of 2016, and will open its first two high schools in the fall of 2017, both in downtown Brooklyn. LAB is dedicated to serving the highest need students regardless of their academic level, English language proficiency, or disability. To achieve this, we couple a high expectations approach with an innovative, Common Core-aligned, next generation learning model designed to drastically improve the academic success of our scholars.
Associated topics: creative, dance, dance therapy, drama therapy, experiential, expressive therapist, music therapy, rec, rehabilitation, writing therapy

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Art Therapist

PsychPros, Inc. is recruiting an Expressive Arts Therapist for a 4 month temporary assignment with one of the largest hospital in Washington, DC. This position requires excellent clinical skills in group work and an ability to adapt to various patient populations including adolescents, adults, and older adults. Therapist is responsible for assessing patients leisure and recreational activities, providing age and developmentally appropriate therapy groups, clinical documentation, and establishing behavioral treatment goals in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of the Hospital. Knowledge of group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, trauma informed care and the recovery model are assets.


  • Masters Degree in Art, Music, Dance/Movement or Masters preferred in Recreation Therapy field preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years experience working with a mental health population
  • Current registration, certification or licensure in accordance with state and/or national board standards of specific field of expressive arts (i.e.,art, recreational, music, dance/movement therapy).

Schedule will be M-F, 8:30am-5pm with parking provided.

Associated topics: art, art therapy, creative, ctrs, dance, experiential, music, therapeutic, therapist activities, therapy

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Primary Therapist/Creative Arts Therapist

The Renfrew Center of Old Greenwich, CThas an immediate opening for a
Full Time Primary Therapist/Creative Arts Therapist

Build your career withthe leading provider in the field of eating disorders!

The Renfrew Center has beena pioneer in the treatment of eating disorders since 1985. As the nation sfirst residential eating disorder facility, now with 16 locations throughoutthe country, Renfrew has helped more than 65,000 women with eating disordersand other behavioral health issues.


  • Provide individual,family, and group therapy for both adults and adolescents; case managementservices

  • Collaborate withreferral sources and outpatient teams

  • Communicate withinsurance companies to ensure continued authorization of case load

  • Participate as anactive member of the treatment team

  • Maintain clinicaldocumentation

Hours: 35 hours per week, M-F.

Health and WelfareSnapshot:

  • Medical/RX and Vision

  • Dental

  • Generous Paid Time Off(PTO)

  • 401K Plan with EmployerMatch

  • Voluntary Short-TermDisability

  • Employer Paid Long-TermDisability

  • Group Life and AD&D

The Renfrew Center provides women with thetools they need to succeed in recovery and in life. Offering a warm,nurturing environment, Renfrew emphasizes a respect for the unique psychologyof women, the importance of a collaborative, therapeutic relationship and thebelief that every woman needs to actively participate in her own growth andrecovery.

The Renfrew Center is an Equal OpportunityEmployer.
Smoke-free workplace

Education, Competencies and Credentials:

  • M.S. or PsyD or PhD is required

  • Licensure or certification in creative arts therapy preferred

  • Full independent licensure- LCSW, LCSW-C,LCPC, Ph.D . Experience working with patients who have eating disorders is strongly preferred but not required

Associated topics: dance, expressive therapist, music therapy, recreational therapist, rehabilitation, rtc, therapeutic, therapist activities, therapy, writing therapy

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Creative Arts Therapist

The Renfrew Center of Ridgewood, NJ has an opening for a

Part-time Creative Arts Therapist

Build your career with the leading provider in the field of eating disorders!

The Renfrew Center has been a pioneer in the treatment of eating disorders since 1985. As the nation s first residential eating disorder facility, now with 18 locations throughout the country, Renfrew has helped more than 75,000 women with eating disorders and other behavioral and mental health issues.


  • Provide art therapy and facilitate or co-facilitate other experiential therapy to patients with eating disorders
  • Work with the patient on expressing feelings through creative therapeutic modes of movement, psychodrama, music, and art
  • Provide service to adults and adolescents in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served


  • Master s Degree in Creative Arts Therapy or related field.
  • Experience working with eating disorder patients is highly desired.

Hours: 4 hours per week.

To Apply: Click on Apply or forward resume and cover letter to [Click Here to Email Your Resum ]

Renfrew provides women with the tools they need to succeed in recovery and in life. Offering a warm, nurturing environment, Renfrew emphasizes a respect for the unique psychology of women, the importance of a collaborative therapeutic relationship and the belief that every woman needs to actively participate in her own growth and recovery.

The Renfrew Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Smoke free workplace

Associated topics: art, creative, ctrs, dance, expressive art, music, music therapy, recreation, recreational, recreational therapist

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Art Therapist - BHT - FT

Job SummaryThe Artistic Behavioral Health Specialist provides group and/or individual art therapy in a therapeutic environment. Incumbent must be able to exercise discretion and independent judgment.visit for more information and to see many more opportunities.
Associated topics: art therapy, drama therapy, experiential, expressive art, expressive therapist, recreation, recreational, rehabilitation, rtc, therapy

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Digital Art Director (South Carolina)

Amazing opportunity in South Carolina for a Digital Art Director!
Great agency with a cool vibe working with a range clients.
You need to be a thinker and a "doer".
You'll be responsible for:

  • developing and producing digital and creative concepts from start to finish
  • working with the team to create the finished campaigns
  • presenting to clients
What you'll need:
  • An awesome portfolio that shows your chops
  • 5-7 years' experience in design, art direction and creative with an emphasis on digital
  • Past experience art directing photography
  • Passion for what you do and staying relevant and knowledgeable about technology and trends
Please include your portfolio link with your application!

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Fine Art Shipping Associate

Do you have shipping experience and a keen attention to detail? Then set your sights on a career in our fast-paced environment. Heritage Auctions is 3rd largest auction house in the world and our auction categories include coinssportscomicshistoricalmodern & contemporary artillustration artdecorative artsentertainment and music… and many more
SUMMARY: Responsible for all tasks related to accurately packing and shipping items in a fast-paced environment.

  • Assess packaging needs adequately for delicate items
  • Receive, deliver, and pick-up local and long distance consignments
  • Assist loading and unloading items
  • Prepare setup and break down for previews and auctions
  • Maintain and organize supply and garage
  • Build custom crates and other custom packaging.
  • Other duties may be assigned
  • High school diploma required
  • Minimum 1 year of shipping experience in an office and packaging environment (not warehouse)
  • Basic understanding of estimating for small package and LTL shipments.
  • To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to repeatedly lift 40 to 70 pounds for approximately 8 hours on a daily basis
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications and basic knowledge of computer skills
  • Must be highly detail-oriented
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Individual must be able to work in a fast-paced team environment; hours are 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM; work extended hours nights and weekends due to overnight travel, if necessary.
We are a non-smoking company and also require that all applicants submit to a drug screen and background check. 
Heritage Auctions welcomes and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, mature workers and persons with disabilities. EOE

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Part-Time Community Services Leader II - Youth Arts Education Program - Fine Arts Center

Part-time Community Services Leader II - Youth Arts Education Program

  • Fine Arts Center Print Apply Part-time Community Services Leader II - Youth Arts Education Program

  • Fine Arts Center Salary $14.06 - $16.62 Hourly Location Irvine, CA Job Type Part-Time Department Community Services

  • Part Time Job Number 01753 Closing 8/2/2017 5:00 PM Pacific + Description

  • Benefits + Questions Description The City of Irvine seeks an experienced and energetic individual to coordinate and deliver arts instruction to participants of youth and teen art programs at the Irvine Fine Arts Center. This position is Part-Time with a schedule requirement of up to 19 hours per week. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for these positions. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Assist with program development, preparation and facilitation of youth and teen art classes, seasonal camps and workshops.

  • Develop, teach and implement art lessons in a studio environment.

  • Work collaboratively with staff, volunteers and contract instructors to achieve program goals.

  • Provide exceptional customer service at all times.

  • Promote and market programs to the public.

  • Assist with special events and facility operations as needed.

  • HOURS: Weekday and weekend hours vary and will be scheduled during IFAC hours of operation Monday–Saturday. Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions + Two years of college or university level coursework in arts, education, or child development preferred; and one year of experience working with children or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.

  • Experience in Studio Arts (ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, mixed media) is preferred + Training in visual arts or arts-based recreation programming.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, which includes weekdays and weekends.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced, multi-task environment.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

  • Ability to foster confidence, enthusiasm, and positive behavioral traits in children.

  • Ability to understand and implement City policies and procedures.

  • Basic computer skills, including MS Word and Outlook.

  • Ability to push, pull, lift, and/or carry equipment/supplies (weighing up to 50 lbs.); ability to lean, stoop, twist, and bend in performing job duties.

  • Proof of negative tuberculin test, fingerprint, and current driver's license required prior to employment.

  • First Aid and CPR Certificate will be required within first three months of employment. Supplemental Information CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine is located 40 miles southeast of Los Angeles and six miles from the ocean in Orange County, California. Irvine encompasses more than 66 square miles and has a current residential population of more than 267,000. Incorporated in 1971, Irvine is recognized as one of America's safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, state-of-the-art transportation programs and systems, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine's enviable quality of life. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California's largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state's finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as one of the America's Best Cities to Live, according to Money Magazine. The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the United States with a population of more than 100,000, based upon FBI statistics on violent crime. The City employs more than 800 full-time and 500 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $191.7 million. The Irvine community features an array of entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which to live and work. THE DEPARTMENT Community Services The Community Services Department has developed over the City's history into an award winning mixture of programs and services. The Department employs 127 full-time and approximately 500 part-time personnel. Community Service programs/functions include Senior Services, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Animal Care, Recreation and Park Services and Operations, Orange County Great Park, Disability Services, Athletics, Aquatics, Fine Arts Center, Facility Reservations and Contract Classes, Development and Park Planning, Environmental and Open Space Programs, Administrative, Business and Support Services, Community Relations, Volunteer Coordination, Public Information and Special Events, and Transportation Services (TRIPS). The Department oversees development and maintenance of more than 700,000 square feet of high quality public facilities, creation of community and neighborhood park systems, and operation of existing parks and facilities, which includes: athletic fields and two aquatic centers, multiple community and neighborhood parks, three senior centers, eight community centers, a fine arts center, an adventure playground, a nature center, an animal care center and a skate park. The Community Services Department vision is to create a lasting contribution to the health and well-being of the community. The Department's mission is to provide exceptional service, innovative programs, and diverse cultural experiences in vibrant and sustainable spaces. SELECTION PROCESS The selection process may include one or more of the following: application review and evaluation, performance test, written test, and/or oral interview examination. Questions asked during the selection process are based on the knowledge and abilities required to successfully perform the job. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the selection process, please notify Human Resources at least 24 hours prior to the first phase of the selection process. The successful candidate may be required to take and pass a post-offer medical examination, including drug screening, by a City physician to ensure their physical suitability to perform assigned duties. In addition, the City of Irvine conducts a thorough background investigation prior to appointment. This recruitment will establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies in this classification. This recruitment may also be used to fill positions in similar and/or lower classifications within the organization. The City of Irvine is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. THIS IS A NON-BENEFITED POSITION WITH AN ANNUAL SCHEDULE CAP OF 999 HOURS PER FISCAL YEAR. Part-time employees must contribute 4.3% of base pay to the Public Agency Retirement System (PARS). The City contributes 3.2%. Contribution rates are subject to change. The City does not participate in Social Security except for the mandatory Medicare Program.

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