Consultant: Music Therapist at Roumieh Central Prison

Requires a Cover Letter?: 
yes
Application Submissions Guideline: 

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application via the following email address [email protected] consisting of (1) a compelling motivation letter and (2) your Curriculum Vitae.

Closing date for applications is 1 February 2024, 11:59 pm local time (Lebanon).

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Description: 

The primary objectives of this engagement are as follows:

- To provide a safe and conducive environment for juveniles to express themselves, process emotions, and build self-awareness.

- To facilitate emotional healing, personal development, and improved coping mechanisms.

- To foster empathy, communication skills, conflict resolution abilities, and teamwork.

 The successful implementation of these objectives is anticipated to contribute significantly to reducing recidivism rates and promoting the successful reintegration of juveniles into society.

Responsibilities:

The music Therapist will be responsible for:

- Designing and conducting weekly music therapy sessions tailored to the needs of juveniles.

- Creating a supportive and nonjudgmental atmosphere that encourages participation and self-expression.

- Utilizing drama therapy techniques, role-play, improvisation, and creative activities to address emotional and psychological challenges.

- Assisting participants in exploring their emotions, building a positive self-identity, and enhancing interpersonal skills.

- provision for ongoing assessment and evaluation of the effectiveness of therapy sessions

- Collaborating with prison staff and relevant stakeholders to ensure the therapy aligns with the overall rehabilitation goals.

- Providing regular reports and updates on session outcomes, participant progress, and any relevant insights.

- Adhering to strict confidentiality and ethical guidelines when working with juveniles and handling sensitive information.

Qualifications:

The selected music Therapist should possess:

- A recognized qualification in music therapy, psychology, counseling, or a related field.

- Demonstrated experience in conducting music therapy sessions, preferably within correctional or similar settings.

- Strong understanding of trauma-informed care, cultural sensitivity, and the specific needs of incarcerated juveniles.

- Excellent communication, interpersonal, and conflict resolution skills.

Home for Every Juvenile (Methle Methlak) is firmly committed to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of its operations. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds and genders.

 

Expired

NOTE:

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Last modified: 
30 Jan, 2024
Intervention Sector(s):
Children & Youth, Mental Health, Rehabilitation
Application Deadline:
Tuesday, 6 February 2024
Contract Type:
Consultancy
Period of Employment:
February - April 2024
Salary
N/A
Salary Range:
< 800 (USD)
Education Degree:
Masters Degree
Education Degree Details:
Experience Requirements:
2 to 3 years
Arabic Language:
Fluent
English Language:
Excellent
French Language:
None
Country/City: 
  • Lebanon
  • Mount Lebanon