Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:
Chaplain, Job, Spiritual Care, Registry-Rotating, University of Chicago Medicine - Hyde Park
We're hiring for a Registry Chaplain for Spiritual Care in Hyde Park.
The Chaplain, Registry, provides spiritual care to patients, their families, and our staff, and functions as a resource to all staff concerning religious and spiritual matters pertaining to patient care.
Our clinical trained chaplains are available to support patients, family and staff. They listen to what is important to each individual and remain sensitive to differences in culture, race, religion and sexual orientation.
They are present to provide care for the patients/loved ones. This role will be about 2 12 hour shifts/week; a typical week includes one weeknight shift (8:30pm-7:00am) and one weekend shift (7:00am-7:00pm). Will need to have a flexible schedule and will be expected to work some Sundays.
B.A. from an accredited college or university or its equivalent.
Graduate work in a field relevant to spiritual care or healthcare chaplaincy, including, but not limited to, theology, sociology, family systems, world religions and belief systems, cultural competency, professional/medical ethics, communication, or the relationship of spirituality and health.
One unit of CPE is required. Additional units preferred.
CPE units in a hospital setting is preferred.
Able to take initiative on projects and tasks, able to use independent judgment/insight to solve problems, and be able to take responsibility for outcomes.
Demonstrates personal accountability, identifies own continuing education needs, and maintains current knowledge in their area of work.
Performs consistently within the code of ethics of the certifying bodies.
Previous experience preferred, as chaplain, pastor, religious leader or other recognized ministry utilizing pastoral and spiritual care skills.
Located in historic Hyde Park, UChicago Medicine is an anchor institution in the Southside of Chicago and has been at the forefront of medical care since 1927, when it first opened to patients. Since then, our growing footprint has allowed us to expand exponentially, providing access to world-class, ground-breaking care to communities all over Illinois and northwest Indiana.
This past December, we opened our doors to the newest, most state-of-the-art adult emergency department in the state of Illinois, followed by the launch of a Level 1 Adult Trauma Center in May. As of this spring, UChicago Medicine received Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Our team of nurses and interdisciplinary professionals are the best in class and provide the highest level of excellence in patient care. In addition, this year we received our 13th consecutive "A" rating from the Leapfrog Group for hospital safety. We are proud to be recognized amongst an pool of elite hospitals in the nation that consistently receive top ratings by U.S. News & World Report, including three UChicago Medicine specialties -- cancer (#31), gastroenterology & GI surgery (#42) and gynecology (#46) . Twelve Nobel Prize winners in physiology or medicine have been affiliated with the University of Chicago Medicine.
Move your career forward as a Chaplain in our Spiritual Care department in a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at www.careers-ucm.icims.com.
Why Join Us
We've been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual.
To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment with patients and with each other. We're in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you'd like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you.
Here at the forefront, we're doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.
Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,
University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs
The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual ori
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