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Job Opening Information SE-ART THERAPIST, Part and Full Time positions, 10 months/yr. (2024-2025)

Job Number
SE/ArtTher- 5/8/24
Application Deadline
Position Start Date

Position Title
SE-ART THERAPIST, Part and Full Time positions, 10 months/yr. (2024-2025)
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Salary/Pay Scale
$44,000 - $62,000/ Year (By FTE) , Based on Exp.
Job Description

The Art Therapist uses art media, images and the creative art process and responses to the artwork as a reflection of the student’s development, abilities, personality, interests, concerns, and conflicts.  This information is used to assess and treat emotional, physical, mental, and emotional disorders in students with special needs.

  1. Provide individual art therapy assessments in multiple locations
  2. Prepare and implement art therapy intervention to students individually or in groups as appropriate
  3. Maintain all necessary and appropriate records
  4. Communicate with administrators, teachers, parents and students regarding progress/status of the art therapy program
  5. Participate in staffing, parent meetings, and annual review meetings as appropriate
  6. Assist classroom staff in developing instructional techniques in the area of art therapy
  7. Prepare, implement and evaluate the Individualized Education Plan for each student
  8. Perform other such duties as may be assigned by the Special Education Supervisor
Civil Service Title
Art Therapist (Competitive)
Job Qualifications

Must possess or meet Civil Service requirements for title of ArtT herapist. Prior experience teaching students with special needs is strongly preferred.  

New York State License in Creative Arts Therapy with the required coursework in Art Therapy or a Master’s in Art Therapy required. License and Certification by the Art Therapy Credentials Board or active pursuit of same is required.

Application Procedure

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2)  Complete the Required Application Type for the position (refer to the top of the posting).  

3)  Once the application type is completed, find the job posting under Job Opportunities.  Click 'Apply Now' at the bottom of the posting.

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Job Category
Job Location
District Wide

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